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Entertainment & Activities
Vilda parken is a outdoor activity park open to the public every day of the year. Here you can find a skate park, a downhill track for bicycle, a low altitude track, an exercise track and a barbecue area. During winter when snow, there is also a smaller sledding hill and tracks for cross-country skiing. https://vildaparken.se
Vildaparken
Vilda parken is a outdoor activity park open to the public every day of the year. Here you can find a skate park, a downhill track for bicycle, a low altitude track, an exercise track and a barbecue area. During winter when snow, there is also a smaller sledding hill and tracks for cross-country skiing. https://vildaparken.se
Arts & Culture
One of the worlds largest Picasso sculptures is located in Kristinehamn.The monumental sculpture, which is one of Picasso’s biggest works of its kind in the world, is 15 m tall. https://www.visitvarmland.se/sv/gora/picassoskulpturen-28711
Picasso sculpture
One of the worlds largest Picasso sculptures is located in Kristinehamn.The monumental sculpture, which is one of Picasso’s biggest works of its kind in the world, is 15 m tall. https://www.visitvarmland.se/sv/gora/picassoskulpturen-28711
The historic dance hall Sandgrund is now an art gallery, and showcases the work of local artist Lars Lerin. Lars Lerin is considered to be one of the foremost watercolour artists in Scandinavia, and has had exhibits in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, France, the Faroe Islands, Iceland, Norway, Germany and USA. https://www.visitvarmland.se/en/do/sandgrund-lars-lerin-27169
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Sandgrund Lars Lerin
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The historic dance hall Sandgrund is now an art gallery, and showcases the work of local artist Lars Lerin. Lars Lerin is considered to be one of the foremost watercolour artists in Scandinavia, and has had exhibits in Sweden, Denmark, Finland, France, the Faroe Islands, Iceland, Norway, Germany and USA. https://www.visitvarmland.se/en/do/sandgrund-lars-lerin-27169
Here you will find exhibitions about the history of Värmland, starting as early as the ice age, as well as other permanent and temporary exhibitions of different kinds. https://www.visitvarmland.se/en/searcher?s=värmlands+museum
Värmlands Museum
Here you will find exhibitions about the history of Värmland, starting as early as the ice age, as well as other permanent and temporary exhibitions of different kinds. https://www.visitvarmland.se/en/searcher?s=värmlands+museum
Parks & Nature
Stora Björnrukan is located on the southern part of Arnön in Väse, about 30 km east of Karlstad. There's a long sandy beach with shallow water, and there's a nice view overlooking the archipelago of Lake Vänern. https://www.visitvarmland.se/en/do/stora-bjornrukan-arnon-32516
Stora Björnrukan badplats
Stora Björnrukan is located on the southern part of Arnön in Väse, about 30 km east of Karlstad. There's a long sandy beach with shallow water, and there's a nice view overlooking the archipelago of Lake Vänern. https://www.visitvarmland.se/en/do/stora-bjornrukan-arnon-32516
Welcome to Mariebergsskogen, Karlstad's city park! Experience the zoo Lillskogen, Naturum Värmland (nature information centre), open-air museum, events, food and drinks, swimming, an ice rink in the winter, and a unique playground. Open daily all year round! Free admission.
Mariebergsskogen - fri parkering
7 Långövägen
Welcome to Mariebergsskogen, Karlstad's city park! Experience the zoo Lillskogen, Naturum Värmland (nature information centre), open-air museum, events, food and drinks, swimming, an ice rink in the winter, and a unique playground. Open daily all year round! Free admission.
Walk amongst old oak trees, enjoy the birdlife and rare plants, Kristinehamn. On Kummelön you can walk in an old area of enclosed pasture land now filled with oak trees which are several hundreds of years old. There is also lime trees, bushes and herbaceaus plants which are unusual for this area. Kummelön is west of Kristinehamn and is perhaps the most popular nature reserve in Värmland.
Kummelövägen
Walk amongst old oak trees, enjoy the birdlife and rare plants, Kristinehamn. On Kummelön you can walk in an old area of enclosed pasture land now filled with oak trees which are several hundreds of years old. There is also lime trees, bushes and herbaceaus plants which are unusual for this area. Kummelön is west of Kristinehamn and is perhaps the most popular nature reserve in Värmland.
Food Scene
Café Gamla Skolan is a charming art gallery café in the countryside. Located in Väse, between Karlstad and Kristinehamn. The café is a member in the White Guide Café 2018. https://www.visitvarmland.se/en/eat/cafe-gamla-skolan-39317
Café Gamla Skolan
Café Gamla Skolan is a charming art gallery café in the countryside. Located in Väse, between Karlstad and Kristinehamn. The café is a member in the White Guide Café 2018. https://www.visitvarmland.se/en/eat/cafe-gamla-skolan-39317
Zest is a restaurant that specializes in raw food, vegan food and organic produce. On the menu you will for example find salads, dumplings, smoothies and soup. The atmosphere is calming and organic, a little oasis when you need a break. http://www.zest-karlstad.se
Zest Karlstads Ekologiska Matbar & Hälsohub
Zest is a restaurant that specializes in raw food, vegan food and organic produce. On the menu you will for example find salads, dumplings, smoothies and soup. The atmosphere is calming and organic, a little oasis when you need a break. http://www.zest-karlstad.se
Barón is a restaurant and tapasbar in Karlstad with exciting dishes made of exclusive Spanish ingredients made with a Swedish twist also recommended in the White Guide. http://www.baronkarlstad.se
Barón
1 Järnvägsgatan
Barón is a restaurant and tapasbar in Karlstad with exciting dishes made of exclusive Spanish ingredients made with a Swedish twist also recommended in the White Guide. http://www.baronkarlstad.se
Shopping
Bergvik Köpcenter
1C Frykmans väg
Mitt i city
14 Järnvägsgatan
Visit the many shops in Karlstad center, all within a short walk from bus- and train station.
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Karlstad
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Visit the many shops in Karlstad center, all within a short walk from bus- and train station.
Essentials
ICA and Coop - Open 07-23 everyday of the week. Systembolaget - the place to buy alcoholic beverages. Sport- and housing equipment.
Välsviken
ICA and Coop - Open 07-23 everyday of the week. Systembolaget - the place to buy alcoholic beverages. Sport- and housing equipment.
Gasoline station with most basic necessities.
Rasta Värmland
Gasoline station with most basic necessities.
Family business since 1947, growing flowers and organic vegetables. Also has meat animals and sells meat boxes. The farm is located in Väse, west of Kristinehamn in Värmland. https://www.visitvarmland.se/en/searcher?s=greeks
Erik Kennet Greek
Family business since 1947, growing flowers and organic vegetables. Also has meat animals and sells meat boxes. The farm is located in Väse, west of Kristinehamn in Värmland. https://www.visitvarmland.se/en/searcher?s=greeks