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Husqvarna Fabriksmuseum

Square-jawed men going hunting while their wives snuggle up to sewing machines: the Husqvarna Fabriksmuseum conjures up a vivid 1950s world and while that world might not be a picture of gender equality today, it is…
Top Choice Seafood in Jönköping-Huskvarna


A family-run fish restaurant located in one of the quirky brick buildings that once belonged to the match-making empire. The father and son owners were previously commercial crayfishermen, so they know their stuff. …
Top Choice Museum in Jönköping-Huskvarna


Jönköping's science museum makes for an interesting and fun day out for inquisitive adults, though it's definitely geared towards the younger generation. The impressive 1.7-sq-km of hands-on exhibits includes a Lego…
Museum in Jönköping-Huskvarna


Apparently ‘the only match museum in the world’, Tändsticksmuseet, in an old match factory, deals with this practical Swedish invention. It’s quite an eye-opener: the industry was initially based on cheap child labo…
Museum in Jönköping-Huskvarna

Jönköpings Läns Museum

Visiting and permanent exhibitions cover local history and contemporary culture, but the best reason for coming here is to see the haunting fantasy works of artist John Bauer (1882–1918). In his short life, the loca…
European in Jönköping-Huskvarna

Mäster Gudmunds Källare

This much-loved restaurant sits in a 17th-century cellar, with beautiful vaulted ceilings and excellent-value lunch sets. Evening mains are mainly meaty and fishy local dishes, with a few nods to French and Italian …
Vegan in Jönköping-Huskvarna

Kafé Braheparken

Really tasty organic vegan dishes and a generous lunchtime buffet with tofu 'cheese', hummus and more green crunchy veg than you can shake a carrot stick at, plus a hot special. Also sells delicious pies, cakes and …
Museum in Jönköping-Huskvarna

Radio Museum

Located on Tändstickgrand, the Radio Museum boasts over 1000 retro radio sets and related memorabilia. The museum has a real 'step back in time' feel with a focus on those two decades post-WWII that were the golden …
Street in Jönköping-Huskvarna

Smedbyn i Huskvarna

This atmospheric little lane of Falu-red houses converted into primarily private galleries and craft boutiques, all selling their wares, makes for an interesting stroll (and shop).