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Wadköping (museum)

Wadköping is a tourist destination and open-air museum in central Örebro. With its wooden houses and farms, Wadköping depicts Örebro’s older buildings, urban environment and inhabitants. Here you will find museums, exhibitions, café and restaurant, woodworkers, a booth, bakery and many other shops and craft shops. The museum has its name from Hjalmar Bergman’s fictional […]

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Adolfsberg, Örebro

Adolfsberg, Örebro Adolfsberg is a district in the urban area of ​​Örebro in Örebro municipality, located just south of central Örebro. The district is surrounded by Västerleden in the west, Gustavsvik in the north, Bondsätter in the south and Sörbyskogen in the east. The area is administratively divided into Adolfsberg West and Adolfsberg Östra where […]

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The main square

The main square before 1854 only extended from Drottninggatan to Gamla gatan nowKöpmansgatan). The area between Köpman- and Kungsgatorna was built, and therelived many traders; the best known of them was Eric Söderlindb. This acquired1835 The pharmacy courtyard on the east side of the square with the facade facing the church. He drove theretheir trade […]

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the city’s castle, Örebro castle

Örebro Castle On a islet in Svartån in Örebro, the city’s castle, Örebro castle. The place where the city of Örebro now lies was already an important center in the area in ancient times because of the strategic location on the river. An bridge was built early over Svartån and became a significant link between […]

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Svante Nilsson (Sture)

HistorySvante Nilsson (Sture) was born around 1460 at Penningby as the son of the Swedish National Council, the chief white man and the knight Nils Bosson Sture (Night and Day) (about 34) and Birgitta Bonde (about 21). Svante’s father was of the family Natt and Dag but he took his mother’s surname Sture. As early […]

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Örebro Castle

HistoryÖrebro Castle is located on an islet in Svartån in Örebro, Närke. The castle has the shape of a rectangle with elaborate circular towers in the corners and contains about 80 rooms, in addition to the basement which has been used as a prison.The first time Örebro castle is mentioned is 1364 when Duke Albrekt […]

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Addresses housing companies in Orebro

AB-Hem Abramssons fastighetsförvaltning Arbonova Fastigheter AB Asplunds Fastigheter Alvar Petterssons Fastighetsförvaltning AB Behrn Fastigheter AB Botrygg Carlsson & Åqvist Fastighetsförvaltning Dealbator Fastigheter Egeryds Fastighetsförvaltning Esswege Fastigheter AB FF-Fastighetsservice AB FinFast Hermansson Fastighetsförvaltning HSB Husherren Fastigheter JM AB K2A Knaust & Andersson Fastigheter AB Karaffen Förvaltnings AB Krafft Fastigheter Lansa fastigheter John Ekströms Bygg AB Lars […]

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Hällefors

Hällefors is a town and city center in Hällefors municipality in Örebro county Hällefors was and is a church village in Hällefors parish, where Hällefors land municipality was established at the municipal reform in 1862. The county municipality was converted in 1950 to Hällefors shopping where Hällefors building covered only a small part of the […]

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Hallsberg

Hallsbergis a urban area in Närke in the municipality of Hallsberg, with a small part in the municipality of Kumla. Hallsberg is the central town in Hallsberg municipality and is mainly known as a railway junction Hallsberg is largely situated on a rock-stone lock, Örebroåsen, and has grown since 1862, when a station house was […]

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Laxå

Laxå är en tätort i västra Närke samt centralort i Laxå kommun, Örebro län. Laxå är en gammal järnvägsknutpunkt och industriort. I närheten av Laxå ligger Porla brunn Namnet Laxå kommer av läget vid Laxån (i Lassåhna 1529). Förledet Lass- kommer troligen av det dialektala lad ’hög, stapel; vägbank’ som rimligtvis syftar på en vägbank där Eriksgatan passerade Laxån. År 1643 anlades här Laxå Bruk Under Karl XII:s likfärd genom Sverige stannade […]

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