Backåkra has opened

Opening hours 2019 April 3- September 29, Wednesday-Sunday, 11.00-17.00.

During easter Backåkra will also be open Monday and Tuesday April 22-23.
Groupreservations and conferences can however be booked throughout the year. Welcome!

"The camera taught me to see"
29/6 – 18/8

This new exhibition will show some of Dag Hammarskjöld´s own photographs. 


Meditation ring 50 years

In June 2019 it is 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 celebration starts June 22, 2019 at 13.00-14.00.

Traditional swedish Midsummer celebration

The traditional Midsummer celebration at Backåkra will take place June 21, 2019 at 14.00-16.00. 


The story behind Backåkra

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


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