World Heritage Grimeton Radio Station - A site with global reach
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A WORLD HERITAGE SITE WITH GLOBAL REACH

Grimeton Radio Station, Varberg, is an outstanding monument representing the process of development of communication technology in the period following the First World War

NEWS

OPENING TIMES

2018

January 20 10 AM-3 PM

February 17 10 AM-3 PM

March 24 10 AM-3 PM

May and September: weekends and public holidays 10 AM-4 PM

June to August: open daily*

 

 

*Varations may occur

GUIDED TOURS

A good way to experience the World Heritage Grimeton Radio Station is to follow one of the guides on a tour around the site, where visitors are told about the radio station's history since the 1920's, the World Heritage idea and what happens at the site today.

HISTORY

Many dreamed of a better life, and moved to America. For over one million Swedes that had emigrated, there was uncertainty about wether to ever hear of or see loved ones again. The Grimeton Radio Station Grimeton made communcations easier and helped to shorten the distances.