Långa Soffan (the Long Bench)Address: Oskarshamn Show map
The world's oldest longest wooden bench with the lenght of 72 metres. And you find it here in Oskarshamn, and also in the book Guinnes World Records.
Take a break and enjoy the view from the world's longest wooden bench. Långa Soffan was erected at Skeppsbron 1867 and is 72 metres long. From here you can see Furön island and Blå Jungfru in the distance and feel the atmosphere of a vibrant maritime life. The bench was built as a meeting place for the village's women, where they could sit and await their husbands coming back from their travels at sea.