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Ryvarden lighthouse Photo: Tove V Bråthen Ryvarden lighthouse Photo: Gunn Bente Håvardsholm Ryvarden lighthouse Photo: Vestfoto Read more: Ryvarden - 103
Ryvarden lighthouse Photo: Tove V Bråthen
Ryvarden lighthouse Photo: Gunn Bente Håvardsholm
Ryvarden lighthouse Photo: Vestfoto
Read more: Ryvarden - 103

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Ryvarden was built in 1849 and lies by the sea. After the lighthouse became automatic in 1984, the buildings have been used as a cultural centre. Here one can find a gallery, café and museum. During the period from Palm Sunday to the New Year the exhibition changes every month. There is a 2 km gravel track out to the lighthouse. Parking in Mølstrevåg.

Facilities

  • General facilities

    • café
  • Museums, Galleries and crafts

    • museum
    • exhibition programme

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  • Buildings & Monuments Buildings & Monuments
  • Museums & Galleries Museums & Galleries

Hours

3/24/2013 - 11/24/2013
Sat - Sun
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Ryvarden lighthouse - Photo: Tove V Bråthen

Ryvarden lighthouse

Ryvarden was built in 1849 and lies by the sea. After the lighthouse became automatic in 1984, the buildings have been used as a cultural centre. Here...

Ryvarden lighthouse

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