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The new and excellent culture house Ælvespeilet in Porsgrunn was officially opened on 24th August with a major event, both indoors and outdoors.
Fyresdal village museum is situated in Øyskogen (the island forest), which is an attractive park area in the centre of Fyresdal with many large protected pine trees, and a birch grove.
In this area there are also a number of burial mounds dated back to heathen times and this site is estimated to be the richest in all of Telemark.
Specific info boards in the park offer more information on these burial mounds.
Charming, small stave church. Located by West Telemark Museum Eidsborg.
Vinje Church is a cruciform church built in 1796.
Møsstrond Church, on the island of Hovden, was built in 1923 after the old church was destroyed by fire in a thunderstorm on Midsummer`s Day in 1919.
Øyfjell Church is a small, square church, seating only 60 people, on the site of an older stave church.
Grunge Church in Grungedal is a wooden church dating from 1850.
Nesland Church, beside the road from Åmot to Dalen, is a wooden church built in 1847.
Karten Mountain Church was completed in 1982 after several years of hard work by local people and scouts.
If anything shows community spirit in Seljord it is the agricultural fair which has been arranged for 130 years. Seljord plays host to more than 60,000 visitors for three days in September. You will have to look pretty hard to find another festival like ours this far north!