Volvo Photo Locations Part 160
Historic Volvo Photography Locations Overview

1967 - Volvo 144 at Tjolöholm in Kungsbacka

1967 – Volvo 144 at Tjolöholm in Kungsbacka

1967 - Volvo 142

1967 – Volvo 142

1967 - Volvo 144S

1967 – Volvo 144S

1967 - Volvo 144

1967 – Volvo 144

1967 - Volvo 144S

1967 – Volvo 144S

1967 - Volvo 144S

1967 – Volvo 144S

1978 – Volvo 245 GL UK at Tjolöholm

1979 - Volvo 265 GLE

1979 – Volvo 265 GLE

1986 - Volvo 780

1986 – Volvo 780

1986 – Volvo 780 at Tjolöholms slott in Kungsbacka

1993 - Volvo 850 GLT at Tjolöholm Slott in Kungsbacka.

1993 – Volvo 850 GLT at Tjolöholm Slott in Kungsbacka.

1997 - Volvo 960

1997 – Volvo 960

1999 - Volvo C70 Convertible T5

1999 – Volvo C70 Convertible T5

1999 - Volvo C70 Convertible T5

1999 – Volvo C70 Convertible T5

2016 - Volvo 1800ES & Volvo V90

2016 – Volvo 1800ES & Volvo V90

2016 - Volvo S90

2016 – Volvo S90

2016 - Volvo S90 & V90

2016 – Volvo S90 & V90

2015 - Tjolöholms Slott

2015 – Tjolöholms Slott

2015 - Tjolöholm slott Entrance

2015 – Tjolöholm slott Entrance

Tjolöholm Castle (Swedish: Tjolöholms slott) is a country house, built 1898-1904, in Kungsbacka, Halland, Sweden. It is located on a peninsula in the Kungsbacka Fjord on the Kattegat coast. Tjoloholm Castle was designed in the Arts and Crafts style by architect Lars Israel Wahlmann.

2011 - Scene from the film Melancholia by Lars von Trier

2011 – Scene from the film Melancholia by Lars von Trier

2011 - Scene from the film Melancholia by Lars von Trier

2011 – Scene from the film Melancholia by Lars von Trier

2011 - Scene from the film Melancholia by Lars von Trier

2011 – Scene from the film Melancholia by Lars von Trier

In 2010, Danish film director Lars Von Trier shot the exterior scenes of the film Melancholia at the castle. The film premiered at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival.

2015 - Tjolöholm Slott Aerial View

Tjolöholm Castle is one of Scandinavia’s leading Arts and crafts properties. The luxurious castle was finished in 1904, and is said to be one of Sweden’s most amazing buildings. The architect Lars Israel Wahlman designed it in the Tudor style for merchant James Fredrik Dickson and his wife, Blanche. The Castle’s lavish fittings had all the modern comforts of the day, such as one of the first vacuum cleaners, which weighed almost a ton, and state of the art surround showers. During the summer you have the chance to go on a guided tour of the castle in English.

Public tours take place every day during the summer season, and every weekend the rest of the year. Visitors are shown round many of the castle’s 36 rooms. Group tours, in Swedish, English, German or French can be booked year round.

2014 - Tjolöholm Classic Motor
Every year in the month of May takes place at Tjolöholms Slott one of Sweden’s largest veteran car exhibitions, Tjolöholm Classic Motor, which is held at Tjolöholm in 2015 for the 22nd time. In 2015 there will be over 1000 exhibitors of different veteran vehicles are expected to come. More information at www.tjolholmclassicmotor.se.

2008 - Volvo Heritage at Tjolöholm Classic Motor

2008 – Volvo Cars Heritage at Tjolöholm Classic Motor

Tjolöholm Castle is situated about 40 km south of Gothenburg. From the E6/E20, take exit 58, towards Fjärås/Tjolöholm. Follow the signposts to Tjolöholm from there.

Tjolöholm Maps2

Tjolöholm Maps1

More information at www.tjoloholm.se, www.tjolholmclassicmotor.se and sv.wikipedia.org.

Historic Volvo Photography Locations Overview