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Medieval Museum (Drottens Museet)

6 Kattesund, Lund 222 23, Sweden
+46 46 14 13 28
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Medieval Museum in Lund

Access to the underground Medieval Museum is gained through the Gattostretto Restaurant - this is... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
denver60
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Denver, Colorado
A walk through medieval Lund

Lund was supposedly founded around 990 AD. Three wooden stave churches were built in the area of... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
carole g
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Lund, Sweden
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6 Kattesund, Lund 222 23, Sweden
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+46 46 14 13 28
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

Access to the underground Medieval Museum is gained through the Gattostretto Restaurant - this is an interesting museum with all information in Swedish (video in English describing the genesis and history of the church). The museum is free and I am sure it is an...More

1  Thank denver60
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Lund was supposedly founded around 990 AD. Three wooden stave churches were built in the area of the museum in the following 100 years or so. Remains of them and the succeeding Drotten Church in stone were found in the 70's when digging for new...More

Thank carole g
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Rather discret entrence on one the smaller town squares. Nicely restored and kept in the cellar. Very informative guide who tells it's history. Around the room there are descriptions that tells you more in pictures. A nice place If you're interested of the old Lund.

Thank Niclas F
Reviewed 29 February 2016

This attraction is marked Church Ruins in the local maps. It is located underground and the access is through a restaurant. There is some material (in Swedish) that explains how the old church looked like, as well as some mockups, but there is no clear...More

Thank R_TheReader
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Drotten's church ruin is an underground museum that describes and shows models of four, now demolished, churches from the eleventh century in Lund but the sight is open unmanned for visit on you own so it require some learning to understand what it is about....More

2  Thank Jonny-Andersson_Lund
Reviewed 7 November 2015

Quick visit all that is necessary if you do not speak Swedish. Video available in English describing history of church. Close to fruit and veg market and in basement of rather nice Italian cafe - see my other review - Gastrostretto

Thank EPGilbert
Reviewed 1 September 2015

An interesting museum showing a medieval part of Lund. It is situated not far from the Dome in Lund.

Thank Elisabeth C
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

A bright lifeline history pumped out in the city of Lund. A life where 600 years ago, most of the people living here in Lund were people of Denmark. But these times have brought change to the people here in Lund. Over time, traditions and...More

2  Thank hh12323
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Go to the Gattostretto Restaurant in Lund, Sweden. Take the elevator down to the old Viking Church. Press the button to start the Information! Now you can see what King Svein Forkbard built 1000 years earlier!

4  Thank Hans B
Reviewed 24 February 2015

God museum. its so natural and fun is there . take your kids along . its a knowledgeable trip . you should go there.

1  Thank Rishiberi
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