The history of Alster Manor begins from 1397, but the current main building was built in 1772 and reconstructed in 1832. The poet Gustaf Fröding born in Alster in 1860. Today it is a museum.

References:
  • Marianne Mehling et al. Knaurs Kulturführer in Farbe. Schweden. München 1987.

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Founded: 1772
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in Sweden
Historical period: The Age of Enlightenment (Sweden)

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Thomas (2 years ago)
Beautiful surroundings. The home and birthplace of one of Sweden's most important poets. Unfortunately, the foods are of a small variety and heavily overpriced. But the surroundings are we'll worth a visit. The mansion park is beautiful and there's a shop in an old barn that sells locally handcrafted items.
Gregor Arndt (2 years ago)
Very nice house with a nice Café. Free entry and calm atmosphere. Well worth a visit.
Naz Raza (2 years ago)
Very Nice place
Øyvind Krage (3 years ago)
Very nice and welcoming staff that serves amasing food. Fascinating history and very nice scenery.
Jon Barker (3 years ago)
Very good dagens rätt, slightly above average price but well worth it. Lovely grounds. Beautiful traditional craftwork on sale, brinv a credit card or a strong will!
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