CULTURE & HISTORY
Our cultural heritage involves thousands of years of human presence in the form of settlements, hunting pits, burial sites and rocks carvings. This area has been shaped by the Gävle Fishermen, fermented Baltic herring, the river valleys, works by renowned artists and beautiful farms and homesteads.
Discover our cultural heritage
Find places seeped in the history of the area, where you can take nostalgic journeys, go back in time or lose yourself in the world of art. Here are some tips on our historical environs, museums and art halls in the High Coast region.
Art, galleries, artists and art halls in the High Coast
The High coast in general and Nordingrå in particular are widely known for their high number of artists. There is no shortage here of art halls, galleries and renowned artists, and visitors are always welcome.
There is a rich cultural heritage here with many well-preserved environs where time has stood still. Welcome on a journey back in time – let yourself be enveloped by the past.
Visit a museum! The list of museums in the area is long. There is a wide range of both nature and art exhibited in the High Coast. From the south to the north, you can visit all kinds of museums ranging from Sweden's largest car museum to exhibitions that feature works by Picasso or illustrate the dark times when witch hunting took place in the area.