The old railway is passing through the old Uppsala village and has only a single track, it was decided to built a tunnel to increase the capacity and remove the railway from the village. The new railway will open in 2017.
The railway traffic is busy here
Upptåget line is passing here every 15min.
One of the reason to move the railway into a tunnel is this railway crossing.
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Uppsala Mosque, constructed in 1995
Uppsala Cathedral, the tallest church in Nordic countries
The light festival is arranged every November from 2008. "Its twin aims are to get residents and visitors out into the city in one of the year’s darkest months and to show off new technology and interesting ways of working with light."