Prior activities

International Day for Monuments and Sites 2014

The Northern Cemetery in Stockholm on April 22 2014

Following this year’s theme, The Heritage of Commemoration Stockholm Cemetery Management and ICOMOS Sweden invites to visit the North Cemetery in Stockholm. The Northern Cemetery includes thirty mausoleums, memorial to the likes of Alfred Nobel, André expedition , more than a half-dozen Nobel laureates, Ingrid Bergman, Folke Bernadotte and Elsa Brändström (Siberia angel ). Join us for an exciting tour where a selection of these memorial monuments are visited! Today cicerones are: Börje Olsson, technical director at Stockholm cemetery administration (1984-2007) and a driving force in Sweden’s nomination of World Heritage Woodland Cemetery. Håkan Jorikson museum director at Grenna museum and Polar Center with exhibition of Andrée’s Polar Expedition. Jan-Erik Ellfolk, architect , who has studied the tomb buildings including at North Burial Ground in his thesis The built tomb. Date: April 22 (note change of date to April 22 instead of April 18) Time: 15:00 to 18:00 Location: Meet in the Economics Building 15C , located in kv. 15C , Sommarvindsvägen , Stockholm’s northern cemetery. Entrance through Gate 3 from Solna kyrkväg. Communications: Bus to the Karolinska Hospital and from there about. 500 meter walk to the meeting place. Vehicle to Finance building is possible through Gate 3 and Gate 1 from Solna kyrkväg or via Gate 6 after exit from Uppsalavägen. A warm welcome! ————————————————————————————————

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