Grimeton Radio Station, Varberg, is an outstanding monument representing the process of development of communication technology in the period following the First World War
Saturday open 10 AM to 3 PM
May and September
Weekends and public holidays 10 AM to 3 PM
Summer open June 1 to August 31
Daily 10 AM to 5 PM*
*Variations during the period: closed Midsummer’s Eve on June 23, Alexanderson Day on July 2 10 AM to 4 PM
Times and language for guided tours
Guided tour when the site is open 10 AM to 3 PM
The Day Shift (Eng) 1 PM
Guided tours when the site is open 10 AM to 5 PM
The Day Shift (Eng) 1 and 3 PM
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.
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.