The women's stories
Industrial history is usually filled with images of sooty men in workshops and authoritative gentlemen with gold watches. This exhibition shows a part of history that is not often seen.
It shows the women in Forsvik from the 1400s until today, showing their lives and activities, the society they lived in and the condition and status of the women of Forsvik throughout the ages.
The exhibition shows the women who worked at the mill, as well as the women who owned, operated and managed the farms and workshops