Where the sea meets the land at the former Vassåns mouth, settled a number of fishing families in the 1100s. From this settlement grew Ystad, today a central meeting place for p...
Animal parks, Children/family
Here at Ystad Djurpark, we try to ensure that our animals and visitors all feel at home. Amid the undulating countryside, you can meet large exotic animals from around the world...
Why not take a look at our more exotic sortiment of plants. We have different kinds of palm trees, olive, citrus, and laurel. If need tips and advice on the choice of plants för...
200 years ago, Sandskogen was not a forest but an area of quicksand. The forest was planted on the recommendation of Carl von Linné, and is today a wonderful leisure and recreat...
Group travel destination, Museums, Children/family
Art collection, basic exhibition of 19th and 20th Century art from the South of Sweden and Denmark. Guest exhibitions, photo gallery. Museum shop, café.
Ancient and classical architecture
Ystad got his first theater building in 1842 and its second and now existing theater in 1894. It is a beautiful, neoclassical building designed by Ystad's first city architect P...