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The picturesque mining town of Røros in Eastern Norway offers a unique setting for your event - Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life
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The picturesque mining town of Røros in Eastern Norway offers a unique setting for your event Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life

Key facts about Røros

Røros has a population of around 5,600. The town is 50 minutes by air from Oslo Airport Gardermoen.

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History

Opportunities for mining and farming in Røros created a unique mountain settlement – a man-made wonder, with an exceptional cultural value. This has earned Røros a place on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Housing a large collection of well-preserved wooden buildings, Røros has an active and growing community all living and working in the middle of a world heritage site. Strolling down the streets of Røros, you can practically hear the whispers of history.

Culture

The town centre hosts a thriving arts and crafts community, with workshops, quaint little boutiques and good cafés and restaurants all offering local specialities. The region is well renowned for its excellent produce.

Facts

  • Number of inhabitants in Røros: 5,602 (2012)
  • The town has 11 hotels
  • Capacity largest conference hall: 600
  • It is estimated that Røros receives about 1 million visitors every year
  • There are some 3,300 private cabins and summer houses in the municipality
Last updated:  2013-11-15

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Meeting venues in Røros

The large culture and conference centre in Røros can host 600 delegates. The town also has smaller venues suitable for a range of meetings.

Incentive programmes in Røros

From local food safari to dog sledding, there are plenty of exciting incentive opportunities and team building activities available in the Røros area.

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