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Historical buildings in Gammelstilla, Hofors.

Destination Hofors

Hofors is located in the western parts of Gästrikland, close to the county of Dalarna. In Hofors you can play golf on one of Sweden's most beautiful 18-hole courses, visit Gammelstilla mill or marvel at the mystique of Storberget's mines and the "Stollgången" mine adit. For those interested in flowers and gardening, the Geranium Museum (Pelargonmuseum & Trädgård) in the village of Torsåker is a highlight. The area has a 2000-year-long tradition of ironworks and as a visitor you are able to see traces of ancient ironwork sites alongside the modern-day international steel factory of Ovako.