Welcome to Grenna Museum – The Andrée Expedition – Polar Centre

The Andrée Expedition is about S A Andrée’s Polar Expedition in 1897. Objects, archives and photographs from the expedition are in the museum’s exhibition:  clothes, medical supply, scientific equipment etcetera, together with a large number of Nils Strindberg´s amazing photograps are on display in the museum. During summertime a powerpoint-presentation – in english and german – is running in the ”balloon-house” downstairs. The balloon basket is in the centre of the room, rigged and ready to take off.

The Andrée Expedition is part of the Polar Centre. The Polar Centre tells us about expeditions in the Arctic and Antarctic other than those of S A Andrée – both from the past and from modern times. We take today’s research very seriously, and it is something we wish to mediate. There is a considerable amount to study in our reading corner, with a great deal of information about the Polar Regions and ongoing research. The reading corner also contains a setting that describes the Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition that took place in 1949-1952. It is probably Sweden’s largest collection of objects from this expedition, and includes illustrative maps of the Arctic and Antarctic with the expedition’s routes and research stations. Not least, they give you an idea of the distances and geographical dimensions.

Temporary exhibitions are held in our Gallery (free of charge) as well as in the Polar Centre.

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Contact

Phone number
+46 (0)36 -10 38 90

Email
General questions andree@grennamuseum.se
Shop butik@grennamuseum.se
Food, conference or guided tours andree@grennamuseum.se

Address
Brahegatan 38-40
Grenna Kulturgård
Gränna, Sweden

 

Grenna Museum

Opening hours (every day)
Jan 1 – May 31
June 1 – Aug 31
Sept 1 – Dec 31
Midsummer’s eve June 24
10.00 – 16.00
10.00 – 18.00
10.00 – 16.00
10.00 – 15.00
Closed christmas eve, christmas day, new years day and new years eve.


The exhibition on the lower floor is currently under contruction. The opening of the new premises will take place on May 13th.
Free entrance to Franckska gården
Adults
Children 7-15 years
Family
Students
Seniors
SEK 70
SEK 20
SEK 160
SEK 50
SEK 50
 

Schools within the Jönköping municipality (up to and including 9th grade) enters free of charge.

Address

Brahegatan 38-40, Grenna Kulturgård, Gränna, Sweden
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Rasmus mill in Röttle

Opening hours
 

23 June – 14 Aug (tue, sat och sun)

In addition, open May 20th (Pentecost) and June 6th (The National day of Sweden)

13:00 – 16:00
May 1 – Sept 30 Open on request
Entrance fee
Adults
Children 7-15 years
SEK 20
Free
Guided tours (incl entrance fee)
Groups wishing to book a guided tour of the mill or a guided culture walk are welcome to contact Grenna museum.
Weekdays school/adults group
Evenings & Weekends
SEK 300/600
SEK 800
Address
Röttle, 563 92 Gränna, Sweden
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The Grännaberget outdoor museum

Opening hours
Jan 1 – Apr 30 Closed
May 1 – Aug 30 The cabins are open
when the café is open, 10am-9pm.

Other request contact the museum
Entrance fee
Free entrance
Address
Grännaberget, 563 22 Gränna, Sweden
 
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