The Holmön boat museum is open during the summer.
The Holmön boat museum has several exhibits including the tools used by smallholders, fishermen, seal hunters and boat builders. The island’s traditional types of boats are also on display here, beside temporary exhibitions with local interest during the summer. Close to the museum are also restaurants and cycles for hire.
Visit Holmön boat museum and ride a bike down the winding village road, through the big Holmö Nature reserve famous for it’s many birds, elks and but a single bear.
Tel. +46 (0)76 103 33 45 (summer) or +46 (0)90 13 11 28 (winter).
How to enter the island
A ferry takes you free of charge from Norrfjärden, about 30 km north of Umeå to the islands. You get to Norrfjärden by car, bike, bus or taxi from Umeå.
Current timetable can be downloaded HERE
You can spend the night at one of two hostels here. One of them is in the lighthouse-keeper’s cottages at Stora Fjäderägg (»Great Feather-egg«), where you also will find a bird conservation centre.