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Located next to the Piccaso park, the history of this church can be traced back to the later half of the 19th century. The construction of Immanuelskyrkan started in 1899 and it was inaugurated in 1900 by mission director James Oakman. This beautiful church was designed by renowned architect Fritz Eckhart. The church was renovated in 1980s and has been the same till date. Presently, Immanuelskyrkan is divided in two levels, on the upper level is the chapel while the lower level houses a cafe.
The history of Sankt Nikolai Kyrka can be traced till the 1432. Built in neo-Gothic and neo-Romanesque architectural style, this church escaped a major fire in the first half of the 17th century. This church was renovated in the later half of the19th century and has been the same till now. The church features Sweden’s some of the finest glass windows and paintings dating back to as old as 15th century. Sankt Nikolai Kyrka is one of the most elegant and historical buildings of Sweden, and a must-visit attraction.
Marknadsplatsen is a market square that is crowded by thousands of music lovers for the various concerts and gigs held here that feature popular local artists like Vikunja, Roxette and more.
Sturegymnasiet offers you various programs in the field of arts incuding music, dance, theater media and management. Having career oriented program structure, the courses offered here guide students to turning their passions into a full time careers. Explore your creativity by learning at Sturegymnasiet for a day as you can sign up for one-day class to know more about the subject. Visit their website for more information.
Step into one of the best high schools in Halmstad. This school offers various courses - from the physical education programs to science and health care programs. Their in-house magazine ‘Brännbart’ has encouraged many young writers and reporters. This school also offers International Baccalaureate programs for those who wish to be trained to international standards. Visit their website for more information.
Wapnö Slott’s history can be traced back to the 1300s. The yellow facade, uneven cobblestones, large doors, tapestry, all of them speak of the rich history of the castle. You can host your dream wedding here as it provides services for hosting personal and business events. The beautiful garden outside the castle is one of the most romantic locations to host your summer wedding. Apart from weddings, you can also host small and large corporate events at the banquets of Wapnö Slott.
S:t Olofs Kapell is located in Tylösand and its history can be traced back to the the 18th century. Earlier this church was demolished and built as a house in Lidhult. Eric Salvén bought this house in 20th century and rebuilt the church. Presently, this church is a place of worship and a venue for conducting weddings, baptisms and funerals. Though smaller than many chapels in the world, this chapel is one of the most beautiful chapels in the region and ideal for hosting wedding ceremonies.
The northern tip of the Bjäre Peninsula, where the rugged landscape joins the sea is a spectacular sight. The area known as Hovs Hallar, is a nature reserve characterized by a rocky terrain, sea-caves and a rugged beach. The reserve is of great interest not just with outdoor-lovers, but also nature enthusiasts for the varied and exotic plant life it supports. There is an extremely popular hiking trail at the reserve, albeit with a high difficulty level. Check website for more.
Get as close to nature as possible when you visit Grimsholmen. The history of this region can be traced back to the bronze age and was a burial ground for the high-borns. Featuring both a sandy beach and meadow, this nature reserve is a home for rare ferns, flora and fauna. Go bird spotting during summer, as Grimsholmen houses various species of birds. In the months of July and August, you will find rare butterflies fleeting in the meadows here. Grimsholmen is a ideal option for a picnic with your family.
Located in Båstad, the Norrvikens trädgårdar has been termed as the most beautiful garden in Sweden and second most beautiful park in Europe. This beautiful park is known for its elegant floral designs. Norrviken Gardens was founded by Rudolf Abelin and the history of this garden can be traced from 1900s. Spend some quality time with your family as you go for a picnic in the Baroque style gardens. Norrviken Gardens features different types of gardens like the Baroque style garden, water garden and much more. Visit their website for more information.
Located in the south of Sweden, Mariakyrkan is a Romanesque style church. The history of this church can be traced back to 15th century. The eastern end of Mariakyrkan which comprises of a hexagonal choir was completed as early as in 1470s. Although some of the interiors have been destroyed during attacks, the church still features the wooden Madonna bearing infant Jesus. The walls of this church are decorated with fresco paintings, some of which are as old as the church itself. This truly is a must-visit historical landmark.
Visit this castle which is famous for being the marriage venue of Charles XI. This castle is known be one of the best preserved empire castle and is privately owned by IngMarie and Thomas Müller-Uri since 2005. Skottorps Slott features a cafe from 5th July to 27th July every year and provides tours at 1p everyday during that period. You can take guided tours to know more about the interesting history of Skottorps Slott. This castle can be used as event venue and hosting picturesque dream weddings. Visit their website for bookings and more information.