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I had visited Normaling Ironworks previously and I loved the site. This one is even more impressive. You can get a guided visit from April until September, and even buy a joint... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 June 2016
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Boliden, Sweden
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Boliden, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

I had visited Normaling Ironworks previously and I loved the site. This one is even more impressive. You can get a guided visit from April until September, and even buy a joint ticket to visit the Ironworks and the Oil island (the oldest preserved oil refinery in the world), that includes also the boat passage. If you want to do... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2015

We visited during winter season, so the whole place was closed, but we could walk around freely, up to the manor house and see the interesting buildings at least from inside. English descriptions are provided at each stop so we could get at least some context.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2013

I visited in 2008. Guide was excellent, spoke English well and said he learnt more from me than i did from him - I am a retired iron maker.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2012

This really is a nice place to look around and get an impression on how the mill worked, Apart from the works, there are houses that show how life was in this age. Only the guide was very poor in English: she would talk in Swedish for five minutes and then two sentences in English. But you could not do... More 

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Ronneby, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2009

This place came as an surprise. The iron work is very well preserved, and a lot of the machines still works (they will start the water wheel during the tour and you might be able to give a hand in this). The place was more interesting than I expected. The guides are well spoken and contributes with a lot of... More 

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