GAMMELGARDEN | Take a field trip to a Swedish “Old Farm”

“Gammelgården” means Old Farm in Swedish. Students can step back in history and experience the lives of early Swedish immigrants at the United States only open air museum devoted to Swedish immigration. During a field trip, in buildings that have been carefully preserved and restored, your students can get a glimpse of the daily lives of these immigrants and participate in events and classes to learn more about the culture and times of the immigrants. Visit the many buildings on Gammelgården Museum’s 11-acre site. Your guide will provide a lots of information about the Välkommen Hus, Präst Hus, Gammel Kyrkan, Ladugård, Immigrant Hus and Swedish Stuga.

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