Good to know – FAQ

This is where you will find practical information and answers to the most frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the Allt ljus light festival in Uppsala, 2021.

How many light installations is there?

This year’s light festival comprises twelve light installations in the heart of the city of Uppsala. There is also eight light mounts of existing architecture and artwork around the city.

What are the opening times?

The installations are lit from November 4 at 18:00 and closes at November 21 at 23:00.  During the festival period the light installations are lit from 16:00 to 23:00.

Is there a recommended walk around the illuminations?

You can walk around the city in whichever direction and however you like.

Will there be traffic and pedestrian restrictions?

While the illuminated objects are being set up, there will be certain traffic and pedestrian restrictions. Follow the signs, show consideration and drive carefully.

Are there any public toilets near the illuminated objects?

There are public toilets in all the city’s shopping precincts. You will also find toilets on S:t Eriks torg.

Are there any transport recommendations?

It is a good idea to use public transport to get to Allt ljus in Uppsala. Tickets can be bought directly via the UL-app.

Do you have any questions that you would like to contact us about?

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Error or fault report

If any of the light installations or light points appear faulty or even broken during your visit – please report this to so that we can address the issue as quickly as possible.