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Rockheim in Trondheim is Norway's national rock museum Photo: CH/Visit Norway

Visit some of the many attractions and museums

In the area around Trondheim there are many attractions and museums to explore. How about a visit to Rockheim, the Norvegian rock museum?
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Rockheim in Trondheim is Norway's national rock museum - Photo: CH/Visit Norway

Visit some of the many attractions and museums

In the area around Trondheim there are many attractions and museums to explore. How about a visit to Rockheim, the Norvegian rock museum?

Visit some of the many attractions and museums

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Attractions in Trondheim

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Trondheim

Galleri Oluf, Art Gallery, Applied Art

Gallery Oluf features regulare exhibitions of glasswork, ceramics, porcelain etc....
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Trondheim

The Archbishop's Palace Museum

In 1983 a big fire burned down two of the large wooden buildings in the Archbishop’s Palace. The Museum was built on the same grounds where these...
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Trondheim

Ringve Music Museum

Ringve museum is Norway's National Museum for music and musical instruments with items from all over the world. The museum can offer two permanent...
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Trondheim

Trondhjems Kunstforening

Trondhjems Kunstforening (artists union) , established in 1845, is one of Norway's oldest cultural institutions. You find it in the old bishop's...
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Trondheim

Norsk Døvemuseum

Museum that shows the history of the deaf people in Norway....
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Trondheim

Trondheim Kunstmuseum - Gråmølna

The museum is now closed for restauration. The norwegian artists Håkon Bleken and Inger Sitters gift to Trondheim Art Museum and the inhabitants of...
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Trondheim

Salamander night

Made by Trondheim artist Kjell Erik Killi Olsen for Sao Paulo's biennial anniversary in Brazil in 1989. Comprises 72 sculptures, all of which are more...
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Trondheim

Hospitalskirken

Built in 1705. The earliest wooden octagonal church in Norway and Sweden. Next to Trondheim's Hospital (founded in 1277). Photo: Jørn Adde © Trondheim...
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Trondheim

The Old Town Bridge (Gamle Bybro)

Gamle Bybro - The Old Town Bridge - was first built on this site in 1681. At the same time, Kristiansten Fort was under construction. A sentry and...
Read more: Fløtmann - The Ferryman Photo: Sven-Erik Knoff

Trondheim

Fløtmann - The Ferryman

Let the Ferryman row you across the canal. The boat leaves from Ravnkloa, near the Fish market. Daily from May to September, when the weather is...
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Trondheim

The Armoury

Rustkammeret is an army museum as well as a resistance museum, emphasizing Trøndelag's military history.  The museum shows military history from...
Read more: The Monk's Island Photo: Monica Selnes

Trondheim

The Monk's Island

Trondheim's execution ground in ancient times. Benedictine monks built a monastery on the island very early in the 11th century, probably one of the...
Read more: The Science Center Photo: Vitensenteret

Trondheim

The Science Center

Popular- science adventure centre. More than 150 models for you to explore. Revelations for visitors of all ages....
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Trondheim

Church ruins from the Middle Ages

Ruins of a church dating back to the middle ages are found in the basement of SpareBank 1 Midt-Norge. They were discovered during archaeological...
Read more: Waisenhuset Photo: Øyvind Schei

Trondheim

Waisenhuset

A large, beautiful timber building from 1772, to the west of Nidaros Cathedral. One of Trondheim's first social institutions where orphans lived and...
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Stjørdal

Stjørdal museum Værnes

An Open Air Museum offering a variety of exhibits with the Old Værnes Vicarage as a focal point. This restored wooden building from 1820 provide an...
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Trondheim

Sporveismuseet (Tramway Museum)

Trondheim Tramway Museum presents the history of the city's two one metre gauge tramway companies, started in 1901 and 1924, with an exhibition of old...
Read more: Nidaros Cathedral Photo: visit norway

Trondheim

Nidaros Cathedral

The national sanctuary of Norway, built over the grave of St. Olav. Work began in 1070, but the oldest parts still in existence date from the middle...
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Trondheim

The Jewish Museum

In our museum you can explore Jewish history, culture, identity and religious practice in Trondheim. The permanent historical exhibition “..and you...
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Trondheim

The wharfs

The oldest of the wharves along the River Nidelva date back to the 18th century; nevertheless, they still give the impression of the waterfront as it...
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Trondheim

Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum - National Museum of Decorative Arts

The museum houses a historical and modern collection that includes furniture, silver, glass, textile, ceramics and design from the 15th. century up...
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Trondheim

Sverresborg Open air Museum of Cultural History

Open air museum with more than 60 buildings from Trondheim and the Trøndelag area. Beautiful surroundings, and from the ruins of King Sverre's...
Read more: Ilsvikora Photo: Schei/ Visit Trondheim

Trondheim

Ilsvikora

Ilsvikøra is a listed and restored residential area with wooden buildings. A quiet place between the busy harbor and tall modern concrete buildings....
Read more: Bakke church Photo: Øyvind Schei

Trondheim

Bakke church

Bakke church is just outside the city centre (walking distance) One of two octogonal churches....
Read more: Veitene Photo: Sven-Erik Knoff

Trondheim

Veitene

Wander the narrow streets and alleys ("veitene") that were typical of the old Trondheim. Trondheim is one of the most distinctive towns built of wood...
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LØKKEN VERK

Orkla lndustrial Museum

At present you may experience the Thamshavn Railway, the world’s oldest alternating-current-driven railway, and travel in carriages that were...
Read more: Ringve Botanical Gardens Photo: Botanisk

Trondheim

Ringve Botanical Gardens

Open every day, admission free. Guided tours by appointment. Ringve Botanical gardens include a systematic section showing the relationship between...
Read more: Kristiansten Fortress Photo: Sven-Erik Knoff

Trondheim

Kristiansten Fortress

The fort was built after the great city fire in 1681 and now stands guard over the city. It saved the city from conquest by Sweden in 1718. From the...
Read more: Tyholt tower Photo: Sven-Erik Knoff

Trondheim

Tyholt tower

Opening hours: Monday - Thursday: 11 am - 11 pm Friday - Saturday: 11 am - 11.30 pm Sundays and public holydays: 12 noon - 10...
Read more: Museum of Natural History and Archaeology Photo: NTNU

Trondheim

Museum of Natural History and Archaeology

The Museum of Natural History and Archaeology has exhibitions on nature and culture, church art and the Middle Ages. Museum shop and café. Norwegian...
Read more: Ravnkloa Fish Market Photo: Ravnkloa

Trondheim

Ravnkloa Fish Market

Ravnkloa at the lower end of Munkegata. The city's fish market and the old Ravnkloa clock. Boat departure to Munkholmen (Munk's island) in the summer...
Read more: Camera Obscura Photo: www.vitensenteret.com

Trondheim

Camera Obscura

Have you ever been inside a camera? Experience Camera Obscura by the river near the Radisson Blu Royal Garden hotel. Guided tour on request....
Read more: Trondhjems Maritime Museum

Trondheim

Trondhjems Maritime Museum

A museum that welcomes families, where children can enjoy the new games and exhibits as they learn through playing. See a film about the School ship...
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Stjørdal

Hegra

Hegra may look like any other small village along the highway where not a lot happens. But if you slow down on your way through Hegra, you will be...
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Trondheim

Stiftsgården - The Royal Residence

Stiftsgården, built during 1774- 78 by the ambitious widow and privy counsellor Cecilie Christine Schøller, it is the largest wooden palace in...
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Trondheim

St. Olav Catholic Church

Open for prayers all day. Mass on weekdays at 6.30 pm, and Sundays 9 am and 11 am....
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Trondheim

Trondheim Kunstmuseum (Trondheim Museum of Art)

Norwegian and international art. The museum has Norway's third largest public collection emphazising norwegian art from 1850 up till today....
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Trondheim

The Royal Regalia

The Norwegian Crown Jewels unites national symbols with exquisite goldsmith art and are exhibited in the cellar of the west wing in the Archbishop's...
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Trondheim

Hospitalsløkkan area

The area surrounding the old Trondhjem Hospital, the oldest social institution in Scandinavia. Typical old timber-dwellings, most of which have been...
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Trondheim

SDS Hansteen (old Steam ship)

You can really see the city from the fjord in the summer months if you book a trip on the sailing steamship "Hansteen". The ship was built in the...
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Trondheim

Galleri Ismene

Galleri Ismene, established in the autumn 1982, is a gallery for exquisite norwegian and international contemporary art....
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Trondheim

Rockheim, Norway's national museum of pop and rock

Rockheim is Norway’s national museum of pop and rock music. Since the museum’s opening in 2010 there has been a steady stream of visitors eager to...
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Trondheim

The Church of our Lady

The Church of Our Lady in Trondheim was celebrating its 800th anniversary in 2007 on the evidence that the church was mentioned for the first time in...
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Trondheim

Norwegian Telecom Museum in Trondheim

The Norwegian Telecom Museum preserves items from, and imparts knowledge about, the history of telecommunications in Norway. Exhibitions, collections...
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Hegra

The Old Schoolhouse

The Old School House The Old School House in Hegra is situated close by road E14. The house has been converted to an exciting centre for local arts...
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Trondheim

The Emigrant Monument - Leiv Eiriksson statue

Pirsenteret, Brattøra. Bus to Pier terminal. Gift from Americans of Scandinavian heritage for Trondheim?s Millennium in 1997. In honour of emigrants...

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