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Berg - Kragerø Museum

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At Berg Kragerø Museum can you see how the family Homan survived, and in the showroom you can admire a beautiful toy collection, put yourself in Kragerø past as exporters of ice or see Munch exhibition "Kragerø was good to me".

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Berg is a charming manor house in Louis XVI style from 1803. The house used to belong to the family Homann in Kragerø. The last owner, Miss "Jenia" Homann who died in 1943, donated it to Kragerø Local Authorities for use as a museum. The main building has interior and furniture from different eras, mostly from the 1800s, but also from older periods and from "Jeia" Homann's own time. In addition to the manor house, there are also several buildings around Bergsbukta that have been transferred to the museum. All of them have connection to the coastal culture in Kragerø district. A new exhibition building houses collections from coastal environment and exhibitions devoted to art and coastal culture. The park and belonging forest is a beautiful and popular recreation area with nature trails and fine beaches for bathing in Helle Fjord. There are good parking space, guest harbour and well-protected natural harbour in the area. The museum building has museum shop and cafe.

Exactly 100 years after Munch arrived in Kragerø the Telemark Museum opened the exhibition "Kragerø was good to me" at Berg-Kragerø Museum. The artistic and documentary exhibition shows both the art Munch created in Kragerø and how he lived here.

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

Hours

6/20/2015 - 8/16/2015
Tue - Sun
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Facilities

  • Other services

    • bookshop
    • souvenirs
  • General facilities

    • coach/truck parking
    • jetty
    • parking
    • kiosk

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Berg -  Kragerø Museum

Berg - Kragerø Museum

Berg is a charming manor house in Louis XVI style from 1803. The house used to belong to the family Homann in Kragerø. The last owner, Miss "Jenia" Ho...

Berg - Kragerø Museum

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Kragerø

The cozy town of Kragerø is surrounded by islands and skerries, making it a favorite for experiencing coastal life and culture of Southern Norway.

Shopping in Kragerø

Shopping in Kragerø is a real pleasure. Specialist shops lie side by side along most of the town's narrow streets and lanes.

Tourist information in Kragerø

The Kragerø Tourist Office is located in the old railway station in the centre of town. It helps visitors during the summer season.

Tour suggestions in Kragerø

The cluster of offshore islands with their own special features offers attractive tours. There are regular daily ferry routes to the main islands.

Getting to Kragerø and around

Getting to Kragerø is easy either by your own car or by coach. The new main road from highway E18 has improved communications into the town.

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