The Dream of America shows emigration to America from 1840 to 1930. Besides photos, illustrations and descriptive texts, visitors can also take a stroll on Snus Street and experience life in Swedish America.
With English translation
The Moberg Room:
The Vilhelm Moberg Room is a reconstruction of the author’s study. He wrote, among other books, The Emigrants series of four novels.
The House of Emigrants
The House of Emigrants (built in 1968) includes an archive, library, museum, and research center on the Emigration period as well as the Immigration in nowadays Sweden.
It also holds conferences and seminars, as well as celebrations, festivals, and temporary exhibitions.
The House of Emigrants is located in the centre
of Växjö in Småland.
Vilhelm Mobergs gata 4
10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m
11.00 a.m - 4.00 p.m
SUMMER OPENING HOURS
Open daily: 10.00 a.m. - 5.00 p.m
The museum is closed on the
following days during the year:
Midsummer Eve, Midsummer Day,
Christmas Eve , Christmas day,
New Year´s eve and New Year’s Day.
Adults 90 SEK
Students 40 SEK
Group (10 Persons) 40 SEK
Children up to 19 years free entrance