Opening hours

OPENING HOURS 14 June – 31 August

Uppåkra Archaeological Centre and Café Uppåkra
Wednesday through Sunday 10-4

Guided tours in English: Thursdays at 12.30 p.m.

Closed midsummer weekend 23-25 June

OPENING HOURS 1-30 September

Uppåkra Archaeological Centre and Café Uppåkra
Tuesday-Saturday 12-3
Guided tours: 1 p.m.

Price for the guided tour is 50:- for adults; under 18 years, free. No pre-booking necessary. For larger groups, please contact us in advance.

Book a guided tour for a school group
For a school group tour during the whole year, including between 9 and 12
Tuesday-Friday, read more under the tab ‘for schools’. We can even make visits to schools.

Other guided tours

If time permits we can even arrange lectures and guided tours beyond the specified hours. Please inquire.

1500:- for groups up to 50 people.

Guided tours for companies
2500:- excluding V.A.T., for groups of up to 30 people.
3000:- excluding V.A.T., for groups of up to 50 people.

Please contact sofia.winge@uppakra.se, or call 0709-351250 for more information.

The digging season

The digging season takes place during September, with the reservation that the archaeologists are not present every day. Exact dates have not yet been established. No excavations take place May through August.

We have some 3-D printed copies of the finds in a small, temporary exhibition. The finds can be seen at The Historical museum in Lund, and a few are om display at the Metropolis Exhibition at Kulturen in Lund.

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SPECIAL EVENTS

Easter holiday April 11
The theme for the day is ‘Building Archaeological Generations for Children and Seniors’. Further information about the day’s programme, time, and place for the events will be forthcoming.

Guided tours for those on parental leave April 27 and October 10
Come along on a guided tour of Uppåkra adapted for those prams or baby harness (recommended ages 0-1 year). We will end with a coffee session at very reasonable costs. Microwaves and baby chairs are available.

Wulfheodeanas 14 May
Warriors from the Vendel period visit Uppåkra! Along with the British visitors, wearing armour from period 500-700 AD, there will be a showing of a copy of Uppåkra chalice, developed by David Roper, as well as other events during the day. The detailed programme will be announced shortly.

Archaeology Day August 27
Uppåkra Day is moved forward to the autumn. Further information forthcoming.

Harvest festival September 9
We are moving the Archaeology School to Balder’s Pasture. Books and souvenirs will be for sale.

Culture night in Lund 16 September
We will visit MAX IV. Further information about the programme, time and place will be forthcoming.

Autumn vacation 31 October and 3 November
We will have information available on later about the days’ programme, time and place for the activities.

Uppåkra Day 13/10
There will be a theme day at the Uppåkra School as well as activities at Uppåkra Church as well as on the site. This will include presentations about what the pupils have been working on during the year concerning Uppåkra, Archaeology School and guided Tours of the site and in the Uppåkra Church. In association with Uppåkra Parish and Uppåkraskolan.