Welcome to Vallby Open Air Museum

Farmstead and flower bed

Coronavirus update

The health and safety of our visitors, staff and volunteers is paramount. We are following all current and up to date Government and public health guidance. As we are an open air site, with 15 acres of grounds, we are open as usual. In light of Government issued advice, upcoming events may be adjusted or cancelled.

Please stay safe.

Vallby Open Air Museum was founded in 1921 to present a picture of life in Västmanland County. Learn more about the museum by clicking on the images.


Visitors information

Vallby Open Air Museum is open every day all year round. Learn more about visiting hours, how to get here and other useful information.



Every year Vallby Open Air Museum hosts a number of festivals and living history during summer.

Restaurant sign

Restaurant and café

The restaurant serves lunches, a la carte, tasty sandwiches and delicious pastries. Learn more about opening hours, booking and contact information.


Arts and crafts

At the museum you can find high quality arts and crafts of silver and glass works. Learn more about the studios and shops.


Museum settings

Vallby Open Air Museum recreates and show historical environments from the 1600s to 1900s. Learn more about the museum settings.

Sheep and lamb

Native breeds

The animals are a part of the museum's effort to preserve Sweden's biological heritage. Learn more about the native breeds.



The gardens and plants are a kind of live exhibit that includes endangered plants species. Learn more about the gardens.


Agriculture and landscape

At Vallby Open Air Museum we show how farming in the old days might have looked like. Learn more about the agriculture and landscape.