Millesgarden

House Museum Charles Milles (Millesgorden) - is primarily a sculpture park.

Carl Milles - Swedish sculptor, known to a greater extent for its fountains.

Millais was born near Uppsala in 1875

In 1906 Millais had bought in land ownership on a cliff in Herserud Lidingo, a large island near Stockholm. There was defeated Millesgorden (Museum) between 1906 and 1908, which became a private residence and a working area of ​​the sculptor.
Later, in 1936, this estate was given to the Swedish people.
His motto was word that can be read on the iron gate, "Give me to do until the day grows dim."
Until the last minute he was involved in decoration of the park and at home, that was what love was something to be proud of.

Here you will see the work of the sculptor, and he collected interesting collection of antiquities: ancient, medieval, Renaissance, and everywhere in the world famous monuments and sculptures.
In the Small Atelier presents works by Olga Milles and Carl Milles of sisters - Ruth.

The museum hosts exhibitions and concerts, a cafe and gift shop.

From a sculpture park with a breathtaking view of the entrance to the harbor and the panorama of Stockholm.


Фото 1. Дом-музей Карла Миллеса. Швеция, Стокгольм