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Samuel August's proposal

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One tree and a word to remember telling how Astrid Lindgren's father, Samuel August proposed to her mother hanna can now be found near the Vimmerby Church. You can read here in Astrid Lindgren's own words how the proposal took place.

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Nearby accommodation

Hostel

Vimmerby Vandrarhem

Distance: 283 meters
Johan and his staff at Vimmerby´s closest Youth Hostel wish you a hearty welcome. Next to the Travel Centre. 20 minute walk to Astrid Lindgren's World. 5 minutes to Stora Torget.
Hotel

Hotell Ronja

Distance: 364 meters
Stay at Hotell Ronja in a quiet and secure environment with everything you need within reach. The hotel is a 4 minute walk from the square and the travel centre and about 10 minutes from Astrid Lindgren's World. There is a restaurant, gym, relaxation area and minigolf. We also have conference rooms and a large exhibition hall.
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BEST WESTERN Vimmerby Stadshotell

Distance: 121 meters
In the centre of town on Stora Torget in Vimmerby is the BEST WESTERN Vimmerby Stadshotell, the town's oldest hotel which dates back to the 1860s. Free parking and a selection of free TV channels goes without saying, ensuring that our guests enjoy their stay.