Backåkra opens again Easter 2022.

Opening hours
Easter, April 15-18
May, 26-29
June, Friday-Sunday
August, Wednesday-Sunday
September, Friday-Sunday

The museum is open 11.00-17.00.
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.


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.


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