Rättvik attractions

Museum in Rättvik

Rättviks Gammelgård

You can get your open-air-museum fix at Rättviks gammelgård, 500m north of the kyrka – it’s a collection of buildings that were moved here during the 1920s from villages around Rättvik parish (the oldest is from the…
Pier in Rättvik


Scandinavia’s longest wooden pier, the impressive 628m Långbryggan, runs out into the lake from just behind the train station.
Tower in Rättvik

Vidablick Utsiktstorn

An enterprising 17-year-old built Vidablick Utsiktstorn, a viewing tower about 5km southeast of town, from where there are great panoramas of the lake. On your way up the tower, check out the miniature reconstructio…
Church in Rättvik

Rättviks Kyrka

The 13th-century church has 87 well-preserved church stables, the oldest dating from 1470. The pseudo-rune memorial beside the church commemorates the 1520s uprising of Gustav Vasa’s band against the Danes – the reb…
Cultural Centre in Rättvik

Rättviks Kulturhus

This local museum complex houses the Rättviks bibliotek (library), art exhibitions and a display describing the Siljan meteor impact. The helpful staff go above and beyond to answer any questions you might have abou…