Links to Other Dala Horse Resources
Explore the history of the happy little horses that epitomize Swedish culture and heritage.
The Story of a City and a Swedish Horse
Founded by Swedish immigrants in 1868, Lindsborg has emerged as an unusual blend of cultural heritage, education, visual arts, agriculture, music, theater, and more than its share of independent thinkers.
Over the years the hand-carved and painted Dala Horse has become a symbol of authentic Swedish handicraft and one of Sweden's most popular souvenirs.