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Lund’s twin-towered Romanesque cathedral, Domkyrkan, is magnificent...
Museums & Galleries
Kulturen, opened in 1892, is a huge open-air museum filling two whole blocks. Its 30-odd buildings include everything from the meanest birch-bark hovel to grand 17th-century houses...
Behind the cathedral, Historiska Museet has a large collection of pre-Viking Age finds, including a 7000-year-old skeleton...
Subterranean Drottens Arkeologiska Museum contains the foundations of an 11th-century church, as well as a grisly collection of skeletons that build a picture of the Middle Ages through their diseases and amputations...
The wonderful Skissernas Museum has the world’s largest collection of sketches and designs for public artworks, from both Swedish and foreign artists, including Henri Matisse, Fernand Léger and Diego Rivera.
Parks & Gardens
The 8-hectare Botanical Gardens, east of the town centre, feature around 7000 species. Also on site are tropical greenhouses
Universities & Schools
The main university building, topped by four sphinxes representing the original faculties, is worth a peek.
Check out the recently restored pharmacy, close to the tourist office.
Across the park, Hökeriet is a vintage general store.
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