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Memorial cemetery: Æreslunden

Memorial cemetery: Æreslunden Photo: NatalieMaynor (CC BY 2.0) Memorial cemetery: Æreslunden Photo: Oslo Kommune Memorial cemetery: Æreslunden Photo: Oslo kommune
Memorial cemetery: Æreslunden Photo: NatalieMaynor (CC BY 2.0)
Memorial cemetery: Æreslunden Photo: Oslo Kommune
Memorial cemetery: Æreslunden Photo: Oslo kommune

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Replaced Oslo Cathedral's cemetery in 1808. Æreslunden (The honorary cemetery) was established in 1904.

Famous Norwegians such as Edvard Munch, Henrik Ibsen, Henrik Wergeland, Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson, Richard Nordrak, Christian Krogh and Alf Prøysen are buried here.

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Memorial cemetery: Æreslunden - Photo: NatalieMaynor (CC BY 2.0)

Memorial cemetery: Æreslunden

Replaced Oslo Cathedral's cemetery in 1808. Æreslunden (The honorary cemetery) was established in 1904. Famous Norwegians such as Edvard Munch,...

Memorial cemetery: Æreslunden

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