Welcome to
Selma Lagerlöf's home!

Dear visitors! You are all warmly welcomed to walk in Mårbacka’s beautiful garden and in our surroundings, which is open all year round!
Due to the pandemic caused by the covid19 / Corona virus, Mårbacka remains closed until March 2022. 

We plan to open saturdays March – April, weekends in May, and daily open from June 11, 2022.

A home with a history

Welcome to Selma Lagerlöf’s home, be fascinated by the story of her writing and life. Visit the beautiful memorial estate, designed by one of the greatest architects of the time. Let you be guided around the beautiful home, captivated by Selma Lagerlöf’s creativity, storytelling and her sense of taste and décor.
All year round, Mårbacka garden is a peaceful room for tranquility, reflection and imagination. Fruit trees, flowers, kitchen plants and plantings are a unique beauty experience. Gradually, the garden is recreated to look like it was in Selma Lagerlöf’s days.


Nobelpris-plakett och bild på Selma
Interiör salong

Exhibition The phantom carriage

Visit our exhibitions at Mårbacka during the summer.

Café and Shop

During your visit enjoy with a lunch or a cup of coffee with homemade cakes from Mårbacka Café or go to Mårbacka Shop, which has Selma Lagerlöf’s classic stories as well as the latest books about her writing and life.
Welcome back to this magical place – at Mårbacka there is always something new to discover!

Weekends May

Guided tours every hours 12-15 (Swedish), café and shop 12-16

Foto av Mårbacka med flagga i topp

June 6th

The Nationalday of Sweden.

Guidning i matsal

June 27- Aug 14

Daily guided tours in English at 11:30, 14.30.