Two of the foremost furniture design companies in Scandinavia, Bruno Mathsson and Källemo, are based in Värnamo and you also find Vandalorum, an art and design centre featuring creative exhibitions. The area surrounding Värnamo offers first-class fishing waters, scenic canoe trails and cycle tours through beautiful countryside. And we have to mention all the fine hiking trails through forests and across open countryside. Don't forget Store Mosse National Park – the biggest wetland in southern Sweden, with an exciting abundance of bird species.
In Värnamo, the famous Småland entrepreneurship is combined with strong design awareness. The results speak for themselves: in town you can visit both Bruno Mathsson and Källemo – two of the foremost furniture design companies in Scandinavia. The art and design center Vandalorum is a must for all those interested in architecture and art.
Now you can easily buy a fishing license online to some fishing lakes in the Värnamo region. The web page iFiske also gives you information about the lakes. So pack your fishing rod and try your fishing luck!
Here in Värnamo there is something for the whole family! For example a rich variety of nature and many lakes. In Apladalen you can meet animals and play in the playground. Here you can find suggestions on fun activities for both children and families.
Store Mosse was given the status National Park because it is the largest untouched wet land south of Lapland. The vegetation is similar to the northern wilderness of Sweden. Here you find more than 40 km of trails and board walks, viewing towers, grill sites and two traveller’s hostels.
Pralines, marmalades, birch sap, cremes, cheese and many other delicacies. Visit our farm shops and buy something locally produced.
Make it easy for you to get around town, or go out and enjoy Värnamo's beautiful surroundings by renting a bike, for a short or long time.
Tempted to play some paintball? At Kvarnagården, between Forsheda and Bredaryd, there are two exciting tracks for your disposal! Come and experience the ultimate adrenaline-rush!