Sveriges Kungahus

Kronoberg County

The King and Queen visited Kronoberg County on Wednesday 6 March.
Kronobergs läns vapen

Kronoberg County

Area: 8,468 km²
County seat: Växjö
Host for the visit:
County Governor Kristina Alsér.

Kronoberg County has eight municipalities and around 185,000 inhabitants. The county was formed in 1674.

The programme for The King and Queen's visit on Wednesday 6 March.

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09:00 The King and Queen arrive at Pukeberg, Nybro, where they are welcomed by County Governor Kristina Alsér and her husband. A tour of Pukeberg Glassworks' exhibition hall and a presentation of Linnaeus University's design courses and activities in the glass-making region.  10:30 The King and Queen visit Kosta Boda Art Hotel and find out about Orrefors Kosta Boda's future plans. A tour of Kjell Engman's latest exhibition.  13:00 Lunch at Blidingsholm Estate in Tingsryd Municipality, with a presentation of the work to create a national park.  14:15 The King and Queen visit the Culture Workshop in Tingsryd.  14:30 The King gives a speech at the entrance to Wasa School.  16:00 The King and Queen visit Arenastaden in Växjö to find out about the municipality's environmental and sporting initiatives. 
The day in Kronoberg County concludes with dinner at the County Governor's official residence.

About Kronoberg County by County Governor Kristina Alsér.

With our feet firmly planted in the soil of Småland, many initiatives are now being carried out to promote renewal and development.
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Download the jubilee image for Kronoberg County.

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The King and Queen's visit to Kronobergs County