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  • 2017-02-02 Ny hemsida kommer inom kort!

    Äntligen kommer vi att lansera en sprillans ny hemsida för Uppåkra inom kort. Vi ber er tillsvidare ursäkta den sporadiska informationen vi meddelar här. På den nya hemsidan kommer vi också att presentera visningstiderna för sommaren och hösten. Ni kan också boka visning hos oss under hela året på 0709351250, eller Trevlig helg!

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About Uppåkra

UPPÅKRA HAS, after the archaeological excavations in later years, proved to be the largest, richest and most long-lived Iron Age settlement in southern Sweden. A town-like settlement on the site was the place for intensive and complex activity for more than a milennium, from the century b.c until about 1.000 a.d.

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Find us

barbaricumThe site of the Iron Age town Uppåkra lies in Staffanstorp municipality in Skåne, right next to Lund.
Uppåkra Archaeological Centre  is located in Gamla Prästgården, which can be found behind Uppåkra kyrka next to the parking lot. We offer guided tours of the site. There is also a café and a smaller Gift shop. The archaeologists responsible for excavating the site are also stationed here.If you would like to see the exciting finds made in Uppåkra, you are more than welcome to visit the excibition “Barbaricum – Uppåkra och Skånes järnålder”. The excibition is located at the Lund University Historical Museum. For more information about the museum and its opening hours, click on the link here.




Gold pendant is found in Uppåkra



Weather Uppåkra

Café and Tours

Guided tours/Guidade visningar 2016

Guided tours in English: Thursdays at 12.30 pm during June, July and August.

Admission: 40 SEK. Children 0-18 free of charge. A guided tour takes about one hour. No pre-booking necessary. To book a guided tour in English or German (1500 SEK) call +46709351250 or e-mail

June 11 – August 31
Guided tours in Swedish 11am and 2pm* Wed-Sun
*Family guided tour at 2 pm June 18, July 2, July 16, July 30, August 13, August 27

August 28 Archaeology Day
Guided tours, activities and festivities.

September 1-30
Guided tours in Swedish at 2pm Tue-Sat

September 11 Cultural Heritage Day
Guided tour in Swedish 14 pm.

Café Tirup

June 11-August 31: Wed-Sun 10am-4pm

Sept 1-Oct 1: Tue-Sat 1-4pm

Cultural Heritage Day, Sept 11: 12-16pm




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Would you like to know more?

Uppåkra – a future Archaeological Science Center

During the autumn-winter in 2011, the UAC did a feasibility study on the future Archaeological Science Center in Uppåkra. A summary of the report can be found here.

Lund University Historical Museum

See the finds from Uppåkra at the Historical Museum in Lund.

Department of Archaeology and Ancient History

For those who want to immerse yourself in archeology, and in the research of Uppåkra conducted at the University of Lund.