Country fair at Hammarby

  • Date: –17:00
  • Location: Linnés Hammarby
  • Website
  • Organiser: Uppsala linneanska trädgårdar in cooperation with Sällskapet Linnés Hammarby, Länsstyrelsen Uppsala län and SLU Agrarhistoria
  • Contact person: Lotta S Saetre
  • Kulturevenemang, Temadag, Familjeaktivitet

Buy locally produced artisan crafts and freshly harvested vegetables at the cozy country fair, organised by Hammarby's friend association. Come along on walks with the farmers and the agricultural historians. Let the children go on a pony ride or try on 18th century clothing. Watch when we dye yarn and spin wool. Inauguration of the renovated soldier's croft.

For this events day, you can travel to and from Hammarby with the Lennakatten veteran bus. Please book your bus ticket at the desk att Uppsala Östra railway station.

Admission to the museum and park 100 kr. Free admission for children under age 18 and for employees/students at Uppsala University. Today also free admission if you are dressed in 18th century costume!

Programme (preliminary)

11-17 Shop, exhibitions and the old houses are open. Access to the manor house only with guide on the guided tours. Hidden Treasures of the Garden - photographic art by Johanna Liljestrand Rönn, in the east wing. Café Sara Lisa serves locally produced food and baked goods in the apple orchard.

11-16 Country fair with sheep skins, vegetables, natural products and artisan crafts. Dyeing of wool yarn. Pony rides for the children.

11-15 The grain is ripe! Help us with the rye harvest in the Cultural Reserve.

11:30 Guided tour of the manor house (Swedish).

12:30 Guided tour of the manor house (English).

13.30 Join the farmer on a walk in the Cultural Reserve.

13:30 Guided tour of the manor house (Swedish).

14:00 Music and dance with the Brahe Quartet.

14:30 Historical walk in the Cultural Reserve.

14:30 Guided tour of the manor house (Swedish).

15:30 Guided tour of the manor house (Swedish).

16:30 Guided tour of the manor house (English).

Traditional haystacks at the cultural reserve. The sun is shining but the sky is dramatically gray.