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Svarta Bergen

Address: Hägghult, 280 70 Lönsboda Date: Wednesday 24 may 2017 - Tuesday 4 Sep 2018 Show map

Address: Hägghult, 280 70 Lönsboda

Svarta Bergen is a beautiful place, full of unique industrial history. Here, visitors can see artwork created by black diabase.

The quarrying industry in Osby started during the 1870s, primarily quarrying diabase – the black gold. In 1899, quarrying started in the Svarta Bergen quarry, Hägghult. Diabase from Hägghult is world-famous for its high quality and is considered the absolute finest and most beautiful with its deep black tone, durability and weight. It has been used in buildings, monuments and artwork all over the world. Today, Svarta Bergen is a museum of working life in a fantastic environment, filled with exciting history and unique artwork. Restaurant in connection to the museum.

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12 Dec
Tuesday 12 dec 2017 09:00 - 09:00
13 Dec
Wednesday 13 dec 2017 09:00 - 09:00
14 Dec
Thursday 14 dec 2017 09:00 - 09:00
15 Dec
Friday 15 dec 2017 09:00 - 09:00

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