WELCOME TO Backåkra


Season opens May 1st!
During May Backåkra is open Friday to Sunday.
Opening hours are 11.00-17.00.
During Ascension Day Backåkra will also be open on Thursday 13/5.

Group and conference bookings can be made all year.

THE SLIGHT BENDING OF THE LINE
An exhibition about Dag Hammarskjöld´s interest for furniture, art and design.
The exhibition will open in June 2021.



 





 





An exhibition about DAG HAMMARSKJÖLD as photographer

Last chanse to visit the exhibition "The camera taught me to see" in April and May 2021. The exhibition shows private and unique photos from the early years and his time as Secretary General.







 

Meditation ring

Last year it was 50 years since the meditation ring at Backåkra was inaugerated. The meditation ring is beautifully placed on the heathen and is highly appreciated. It is used for weddings, baptisms or a moment of individual reflection. 

The story behind Backåkra

Backåkra was the place where Dag Hammarskjöld wanted to live. Meet Backåkra – the place he chose as his sanctuary.

DAG HAMMARSKJÖLD

One of Sweden’s most well-known modern-day personalities.