About us

Hands on history is a knowledge, experience and action resource bank. The Hands on History team members are experts in teaching, preserving and revitalizing cultural heritage. We work both locally and internationally, and have years of experience in developing and managing projects. Because of our ability to think outside the box, act quickly and deliver innovative results we go by the nick name "the guerilla of cultural heritage".

Ingrid Galadriel

Ingrid Galadriel has a Master´s degree in Theatre and visual communication. She has several years of experience working as a producer, museum curator and PR-manager. Ingrid is an explosion of creativity.

Heidi Brimi

Heidi Brimi is a long time producer. With a masters degree in Archeology and 20 years of experience with museum work and other cultural institutions, she has extensive theoretical and practical knowledge.

Rickard Åkesson

Rickard has a masters degree in Environmental Science and has several years of experience as a curator and festival organizer. He is known to be thorough and precise. In addition, he is an excellent crafter.

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Project management

We have years of experience in project management and leadership. Looking for someone to realize your idea or a parter organization for your project?

We work internationally

We work all over the world and have several international projects in our portfolio. Cross boarder co-operations and best practice exchange are among our core activities.

Workshops & Seminars

We host and curate a variety of workshops, seminars and courses. Our expert team members have several years of experience in workshop design and facilitating.


We co-operate with several museums around the world. Talk to us about dissemination, workshop design, educational programs and exhibition design.

Festival organization

We are experts in organizing historical events and festivals. Program managing, curating, facilitating and stewarding. Read about our past projects.

Historical reenactment

Historical reenactment and living history is two of our favorite methods of dissemination. We are skilled crafters who like to get our hands dirty.

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