Lucia traditions from the old days on Skansen

By on December 11, 2018
Marie Andersson

Now it’s soon time for Lucia to light up December darkness. At Skansen she is celebrated with a number of concerts on December 13, and then the whole weekend 15-16 December.

Lucia – the myth & legend
Why do we celebrate lucia in Sweden? Did you know that Skansen’s founder Artur Hazelius took the West Swedish lucian tradition to Stockholm? From here it is spread throughout the country. In Bollnässtugan tells us about the long and winding road Lucia has traveled through history until today.
December 13 at 11-15, Bollnässtugan

Lucia celebration December 13th
Lucia is celebrated with traditional Lucia train in Seglora church at 11.30, 13.00 and 14.30.
Lucia – the myth and legend Bollnässtugan at 11.00-15.00.
Lucia train outdoor Sollentuna music classes lussar across the area from 10:00 to 16:00.
13th of December

Lucia celebrations 13, 15-16 December
Lucia is celebrated with traditional Lucia train in Seglora church at 11.30, 13.00 and 14.30.
In Bragehallen Lucia is celebrated as in the 1940s – a musical experience with lucia from before.
13, 15-16 December at 11:00, 13:00 and 15:00.

Skansens Lucia December 15th
Skansen’s Lucia with terns comes with a cortege from H.M.Konungens Hovstall. They illuminate an otherwise extinguished Skansen with both light and song. Compere: Alexandra Pascalidou. Solliden stage.
December 15 at 16:00.

Lucia celebration 15-16 December
Lucia celebrated in the 1920s in Ordenshuset. Like this it could be when Lucia was celebrated in a 1920s union hall.
15-16 December, 12:00, 13:30 and 15:00

Helena Olofsson, Entertainment | Stockholm
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