A kitchen with old interiors.

Stora Hagen

Mining worker’s housing area built after English model. Part of Ecomuseum Bergslagen.



One of the best preserved estates of worker’s cottages from the early 1900’s. Within the Stora Hagen area there are twenty-two plastered four-family dwellings lining the village street. Address number 22 is a museum run by the local history society. On the ground floor there is a memorial room to the memory of Bernhard Eriksson, the mines who advanced to be an MP and a minister.

The apartment 1898 shows the home of the first tenants. The apartment 1965 shows how the workers lived in 1965. Stora Hagvägen 22, in central Grängesberg.