Gammelstad Church Town
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Gammelstad Church Town is on the list of the world heritages. It is a very beautiful place that tells you a part of the history. They have a shop that is like a shop in the old days and it has lovely handcraft, candy and other interesting stuff. There are a Café , a souvenir-shop and in the summer…
Church Town of Gammelstad, Luleå Gammelstad, at the head of the Gulf of Bothnia, is the best-preserved example of a 'church village', a unique kind of village formerly found throughout northern Scandinavia. The 424 wooden houses, huddled round the early 15th-century stone church, were used only on…
On UENESCO's world heritage list, this old village with its' peculiar small houses was used in the 1800's as stay over for families coming from far to attend mass in the church. Open air petting zoo.
Känns som att man åker tillbaka i tiden när man besöker gammelstads kyrkby. Ett av de 15 världsarv vi har i Sverige.