Hembygdsgården Karmenkynna, Lekvattnet

Homestead museum in Lekvattnet that shows several types of historical buildings.
Lekvattnet was the first parish in northern Värmland where the Forest Finns settled down shortly after 1600. At the homestead museum of Karmenkynna, you can visit eighteen different buildings that show the conditions of life for the early settlers from Finland. There is also a small walking path that connects Karmenkynna with Finnskogscentrum museum.

Open in the summer with restaurant. Traditional dishes are served here: motti & fläsk (roasted oatmeal with bacon and lingonberry jam), meatballs with mashed potatoes, or waffles.
Easily accessible.
Opening hours
INFO
Place
Open 1 June - 31 August, 11 am-6 pm every day.
Organizer
Lekvattnets hembygdsförening
Karmenkynna, Lekvattnet
685 91 Torsby
hembygdsforeningen@lekvattnet.se
Name
Hembygdsgården Karmenkynna
Address
Lekvattnet
685 91 Torsby
Municipality: Torsby
Lekvattnets hembygdsförening
Description
Hembygdsgård i Lekvattnet. Uppbygd som en finngård med många olika byggnader runt om på gårdstunet.
Directions
22 km northwest from Torsby.
  • Disabled toilet
  • Ramp
Go back
Torsby
Visit webpage
Homestead
Cultural heritage
Finnskogen