Life in Kristinehamn

A digital quiz walk about Kristinehamn 1800-1850.

Livet – Gamla Kyrkogatan (English)

Make a journey back in time to the first half of the 19th century. Through the quest's seven signs and fifteen questions, you will learn more about a time when Kristinehamn was at the center of Bergslagen's iron and wood export. It doesn't matter which sign you start with, just find all seven and see how many questions you get right. Good luck.

Sign: Gamla Kyrkogatan

  • During the first half of the 19th century, the church in Kristinehamn was built out of wood and stood on the site that is now the school yard for Brogymnasiet (Gamla Kyrkogatan 2) next to where you stand. It was a traditional cruciform church with a large cemetery around it.

    If you walk up the schoolyard, you can still see where the church was located. How?

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