Astrid Lindgren’s Former Apartment Has Been Opened for Tours

By Maryann Yin 

Astrid Lindgren (GalleyCat)The Astrid Lindgren Society will offer guided tours of Lindgren’s Stockholm-based home. In both her native Sweden and the United States, Astrid Lindgren has become well-known as the author of the Pippi Longstocking series.

Lindgren (pictured, via) lived in this apartment until her passing in 2002. The Associated Press reports that “Lindgren’s family has preserved the apartment as it was when she lived there.”

According to CBC News, “tours must be booked in advance on the society’s web page and only 12 people will be allowed at a time.” Guests must be at least 15 years of age to visit. (via Jezebel)