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What people say

"The world's largest open-air museum, Skansen offers loads of activities for all ages, especially to get children to know how life was lived in the past in Sweden. Depending on the time of the year there are different events in place for this reason, it is always good to check the website for the latest news."
"If you're looking for a more immersive experience to learn about Swedish history and culture, then while you're on the island of Djurgården, just a short walk away is Skansen. You'll get to travel through history and experience the customs, jobs and everyday life of the past."
"Experience the rich heritage of traditional Swedish life as you stroll through charming historical buildings and get up close with native animals in their natural habitats. It's a unique experience that offers a glimpse into the cultural heritage of Sweden."

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