The story of the Dalsland canal and the aqueduct is a tale of the will of the people, a crazy genius and how the future came a little too fast. A visit to the aqueduct is never complete without a trip to the Dalsland canal museum. A beautiful exhibition that tells the story of the canal and the dreams that helped build it.
Where the Dalsland Center is located, has since the 1830s been engaged in the manufacturing industry. Ironworks, pulp mill and finally paper mills have been housed in the large premises. Today, the old factory premises form the heart of Dalsland's center with a tourist center, shops, restaurant and café in the majestic premises.