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Kragstøtten sculpture & viewpoint

Kragstøtten sculpture & viewpoint Photo: VisitOSLO/Leif-Harald Ruud
Kragstøtten sculpture & viewpoint Photo: VisitOSLO/Leif-Harald Ruud

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Kragstøtten is a portrait statue of Hans Hagerup Krag (1829-1907), the Norwegian Road Commissioner who was behind the building of the roads in Voksenkollen and Holmenkollen. The statue was made by Gustav Lærum in 1909.

The statue is placed at a high point in the Holmenkollen hills, and the name Kragstøtten is also used to refer to the location, which has a beautiful view of the southern and western parts of Oslo.

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Metro No.1 > Voksenkollen

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Kragstøtten sculpture & viewpoint - Photo: VisitOSLO/Leif-Harald Ruud

Kragstøtten sculpture & viewpoint

Kragstøtten is a portrait statue of Hans Hagerup Krag (1829-1907), the Norwegian Road Commissioner who was behind the building of the roads in Voksenko...

Kragstøtten sculpture & viewpoint

Source: Visitnorway

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