Stockholm, Sweden: Skansen Open-Air Museum

published 5 years ago by Rick Steves

This video takes you to Skansen, Europe's best open-air folk museum. At www.ricksteves.com, you'll find money-saving travel tips, small-group tours, guidebooks, TV shows, radio programs, podcasts, and more on this destination.

Another great site here in the garden island is the Skansen open air folk museum. This was the first in what became a Europe wide movement to preserve traditional architecture. Founded in 1891 Stanton is a sprawling collection of 150 historic buildings that take you back in time. These homes churches school houses and so on were transplanted from all corners of sweet. Today tourists take a virtual trip all over the car. Without leaving the. Seeing wonderfully furnished old interiors. And for. Artisans demonstrate their craft. Potter. As his match. In throwing visitors old and young. And class traditionally big industry here in Sweden is blown. Serving peasants. And out of the poor. You back to a time. People ...

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