Visby viewed from the Gallows hill, Gotland, Sweden

Download this image

More from this collection

Related by Where

Research Help!

Where: Gotlands Län, Gotland, Sverige

Try to find the spot where the photographer was standing.

When: 01 January 1890

Try to find the date or year when this image was made.
Visby town viewed from the Gallows hill. The ruin of Saint Göran (St. George) medieval hospital church in the middle of the picture, Visby Cathedral in the background. The medieval city wall surrounding the town. The Hanseatic town of Visby is today a UNESCO World Heritage.

Visby stad sedd från Galgbacken. Ruinen av Sankt Görans medeltida hospitalskyrka i mitten av bilden. Visby domkyrka i bakgrunden. Den medeltida ringmuren omger staden.
Hansestaden Visby är idag ett världsarv på UNESCO:s världsarvslista.

Parish (socken): Visby
Province (landskap): Gotland
Municipality (kommun): Gotland
County (län): Gotland

Photograph by: Carl Curman
Date: c. 1890
Format: Print

Persistent URL:


Owner: Swedish National Heritage Board
Source: Flickr Commons
Views: 7605
theswedishnationalheritageboard riksantikvarieämbetet countryside landscape village visby

Add Tags
  • profile


    • 03/Nov/2009 20:02:27

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Sweden before 1945, and we'd love to have this added to the group!