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One of the world’s tallest wooden building

Sara Cultural Centre – one of the world’s tallest timber building is located in Skellefteå, just below the Artic Circel in the northern Sweden. The building will be housing venues for arts, performance and meetings as well as a hotel.

In 2021, the gates will open to a unique and dynamic meeting point combining culture and entertainment with meetings, in direct connection with a new premium hotel, culinary experiences, spa and different scenes for events. Sara Cultural Centre will be known for its hospitality, its activities and its desire to think differently.

Skellefteå´s new cultural centre is a wood-constructed, climate-smart building that is good for both the environment and for those people using the venue. The 20-storey building is built largely from timber sourced from local forest reserves. Solar power cells and efficient energy use further help to minimize the house’s climate footprint.

Sara Cultural Centre will be a transformative building where open spaces inspire meetings between people. Here you are offered a unique meeting place in modern premises that exudes creativity and innovation. Social and cultural activities with a clear connection to the cultural centre are offered as a natural part of the meeting. The day can end with a relaxing break in the premium hotel’s spa, dinner in the restaurant with a panoramic view of Skellefteå and first-class accommodation.

Sara Cultural Centre has been awarded Architectural Review / Mipim Future Project Award 2018 and was nominated for WAF 2018 and MIPIM Awards 2018, category Best Futura Project.

Sounds exciting, doesn’t it? Have a sneak peek. Welcome to Sara Cultural Centre!

Town: Skellefteå
Find us: Skellefteå city centre, 931 31 Skellefteå
Visiting: All year
Duration: 1 hours
Languages: Swedish & English


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One of the world’s tallest wooden building

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Sara Cultural Centre – one of the world’s tallest timber building is located in Skellefteå, just below the Artic Circel in the northern Sweden. The building will be housing venues for arts, performance and meetings as well as a hotel.

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