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POSTPONED: Tour of Dunkers Kulturhus

Dunkers Kulturhus – photo by Martin Sorbo

POSTPONED DUE TO CORONA RESTRICTIONS IN SKÅNE

We’ll get back to you with a new date. If you have already signed up through Eventbrite, you will retain your place 🙂


We’re very pleased to offer this tour of Dunkers kulturhus, where we’ll learn about the history of the building and its many activities. As Dunkers is open until 20:00 on Thursdays, you’ll also be able to visit the exhibitions at your own pace until then. 

Our guides will be Susannah Young, the co-ordinator of Spektra and Hanna Schedin Carter, project leader for events.

The maximum number of people on the tour will be 20 and we kindly remind you that HIC events are funded by Helsingborgs stad to help the city’s international residents discover more about Helsingborg, so we must prioritise international residents, their partners and Swedes returning from living abroad when signing up for our events. Thank you for your understanding!

Address: Dunkers kulturhus, Kungsgatan 11, 252 21 Helsingborg

Public transport: Nearest bus stop is Helsingborg Sundstorget and Helsingborg C train station is a 5 minute walk away

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you! 


By registering to our events you give your permission to Helsingborg International Connections (HIC), according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to register your name and email address to be used for the sole purpose of distributing newsletters and invitations to events.

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Saturday 30 May 14:00 – Walk at Sofiero

Photo: Sofiero slott och slottstrÀdgÄrd

Join us for a walk around the beautiful gardens at Sofiero at the height of the rhododendron season!

We will adhere to social distancing conventions and ask that you attend only if you are healthy and free of COVID-19 symptoms, as per the park’s requirements, and that it is safe for you to do so. You can read what measures Sofiero is taking against the spread of the virus here.

We’ll meet in the park, just after the ticket booth. Please buy your ticket at the entrance, using card or Swish (cash is not currently accepted), or use your Culture Card (Kulturkort) or Sofiero annual pass. You can also buy tickets in advance. For all details regarding tickets and annual pass, click here

The park closes at 18:00

See you there!

Alternative date in case of bad weather: Sunday 7th June

Admission fees:

Adults over 18 years: 120 SEK

Children under 18 years: Free

Culture Card/Sofiero annual pass holders: Free 

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know at the beginning of the event. Thank you! 


Sign-up here by 12:00 on Saturday 30 May 

By registering to our events you give your permission to Helsingborg International Connections (HIC), according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to register your name and email address to be used for the sole purpose of distributing newsletters and invitations to events.

GDPR and email policy 

Sunday 7 April 14:00 – Sofiero Spring Preview

Photo credit: Sofiero Slott

*FULLY BOOKED!*

Welcome to a sneak peek of the spring season at Sofiero! We’ll be shown around the gardens by knowledgeable former guide Anna Brandeby, who will talk to us about the park and its royal history. Anna will tell the story behind Sofiero and show the highlights in the gardens.

As the season opens fully on the 13th April, there will be no entry charge. This will be a fantastic spring tour with an educational sneak peak for the coming season and will last approximately 1.5 hours.

We look forward to seeing you!

During our events we sometimes take photographs and short videos to share on the HIC website and social media. If you prefer not to be in any photos or videos, please let us know by the beginning of the event.Thank you! 


Please register here by 12:00 on Friday 5 April 

By registering to our events you give your permission to Helsingborg International Connections (HIC), according to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to register your name and email address to be used for the sole purpose of distributing newsletters and invitations to events.

GDPR and email policy 

Thursday 13 September 09:15 – Visit to Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

Photo credit: Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

If you haven’t been to this beautiful museum across the Sound in Denmark, it’s definitely time for a visit. Considered the most important museum of modern art in Northern Europe, Louisiana is famous for its innovative look at contemporary art and stunning surroundings. Its permanent collection holds over 3000 works and 8-12 special exhibitions are held every year.

We’ll meet at Knutpunkten and travel together, with everyone responsible for purchasing their own tickets for travel and museum entry. We recommend buying the combined return travel and museum entrance ticket at the Scandlines ticket desk (275 SEK for adults, see link for child & over 65s’ discount). We’ve chosen the bus route from Helsingör as it takes us directly to Louisiana.

You’re free to look at the exhibits by yourself or with other HIC guests, and to return at the time that suits you best. We hope to meet at the cafe for lunch, too! We’ll decide on the day, depending on the wishes of the group.

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art    

SkÄnetrafiken

Itinerary:

09:15 Meet at the Scandlines ticket desk upstairs in Knutpunkten (Helsingborg C)

09:30 Take ferry to Helsingör (arrives 09:50)

10:20 Take bus 388 from Helsingör Station to Louisiana Museum (arrives 10:37)

11:00 Louisana Museum opens


Sign up for this event here by 18:00 on Wednesday 12 September


Photo credit: Visit Copenhagen

Saturday 26 May 14:00 – Guided tour of Fredriksdal

We’re very pleased to offer you a guided tour of Fredriksdal Open-Air Museum and Botanical Gardens! The guides bring Fredriksdal to life and explain the history of this beautiful place and its importance in preserving historic buildings, rare animal breeds and plant species.

It’s also famous for its theatre, seasonal markets, gardens and celebration days. Whether you’ve visited before or are a first-timer, please join us for the inside story of this much-loved venue!

The tour lasts one hour and we have booked tables in the cafe from 15:15 so that you can enjoy a fika afterwards.

* Please note, the tour is limited to a maximum of 25 people including children, so please register below on Eventbrite and pay for your tickets as soon as possible in order to confirm your place. We cannot guarantee your place until payment has been received. Please note that the Eventbrite registration form only shows the event as “Free” because we are not using their payment system. Thank you!*

Ticket prices:

Adult (over 18 years old): 145 SEK

Adult with Kulturkort: 75 SEK

Child (over 6 years old): 45 SEK

Babies and children under 6 years old: Free

Please register your interest on the Eventbrite sign-up form first, then pay the total ticket price to Helsingborg International Connections, Bank Giro number: 5249-8425. Last-minute attendees can also pay by cash on the day. 

You will receive an email to confirm your attendance. Looking forward to seeing you!

Venue: Fredriksdals museet & trĂ€dgĂ„rdar, Gisela Trapps vĂ€g 1, 254 37 Helsingborg

Meeting point: In front of the main entrance


Please register here by 10:00 on Friday 25 May