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West Uppland

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The western part of Uppland borders to Västmanland and lake Mälaren. Enköping is the dominant town.


  • Enköping
  • Håbo, with Bålsta as the main city
  • Heby

Other settlements[edit]

  • Morgongåva
  • Örsundsbro


Since thousand years ago, the area was named Fjärdundraland, autonomous until joined with Uppland in the 13th century. The area contains several castles, palaces, mansions and historic buildings.

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  • Åbergs Museum. Kalmarvägen 10, Bålsta, founded by artist and actor Lasse Åberg, with a collection of Disney memorabilia and historic cartoons.




  • Gårdsjö Moose tour (Gårdsjö Älgpark), Gårdsjö 127, Heby Municipality +46-70-3536060. Opening hours vary greatly throughout the year. See calendar on their website. A wagon tour around a 25-hectare (~60-acre) enclosed area populated by 10 moose. The tours take about one hour and are in Swedish and English. It is also possible to stay overnight in a cottage within the moose territory. Adults: 240SEK, Children 3-12: 120SEK, Children 0-2:Free.




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