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Cultural heritage in Norway
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On the island of Selja, a 15-minute boat trip from Selje, lie the ruins of Selja Monastery, its tower still intact. The monastery was built by Benedict...
At Steinmohaugen in Hell, there are rock carvings dating back to the Stone Age, approx. 5000 years old.
Due to the carving technique the figures are a...
One of the largest collections of Rock carvings in Northern Europe, dating back to the Bronze Age (1500-500 BC) can be seen 2 km east of Hegra. More t...
The fishing village Halten is situated out in the middle of the sea.
At Halten you can stay for a holiday in a clean maritime environment,far from the...
Christian burial grounds, cooking pits and "witches graves".
The fishing village Titran was one of the most important in Central Norway with great and good harbor which at times could accommodate tens of boats a...
Obrestad lighthouse is built of granite in 1873.
The lighthouse master's residence was built in 1905, his assistant's house in 1949-50, and a family...
Folkestadbyen- The town of Folkestad.
In the 1870s, a centre for commerce and crafts started to appear in this small church village. The village received the name of “Folkestadbyen” and the towns people lived by paid work, commerce and handicraft.
Christianity was introduced to Norway around 1000 AD, and in the years to follow some one thousand stave churches were built. Ringebu Stave Church dates back to around 1220, and is one of the country’s 28 remaining buildings of its kind.
Dokken Mountain farm is an old, listed farm from the 1700s, with stugu (loftstugu), pole house, barn, cowshed, stalls, eldhus, sauna
and smithy. I dy...