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Gamle Lærdalsøyri

The old village centre with well preserved wooden houses from 1700 - 1800. A unique attraction in Western Norway. Sale of crafts, antiques and souve...


Historic Route

"..the most dangerous road to be found in any country" /Bishop Pontopidan in 1749). The many hisotric trails in Lærdal are spendid hiking trails and na...


Monument of the people going to England during 2nd World War

Is situated in the small "peace park" at Skateflua. In remembrance of all Norwegians who travelled over the North Sea to Great Britain during the 2. World War. 320 persons lost their lives during the "migration to England". The monument was inaugurated 8th of May by His Majesty Crown Prince Haakon for the 50th anniversary for the end of the war. The monument is made by Olav Stavseng.


Sculpture "Avisgutten" - the paper boy

Is situated in the pedestrian street, Gågaten (Kongensgate) vis a vis "The Thousand steps" (Tusentrappen). Gift from the local newspaper Sunnmørsposten for the town of Ålesund in 1998. Made by Arne Martin Hansen.


Sildekona - the herring woman

Is located at Apotekertorget, the pharmacy square.


Ellingsøy Church

Ellingsøy Church was consecrated 31st of August 1988, and is designed by the architect Oscar Norderval. The church is idyllically situated in Slotsvika with a fjord view of islands and skerries. The beautiful church art is made by the artist Håkon Gullvåg.


Skårungen - the fisher boy

"Fiskergutten" - the fisher boy - is situated at Apotekertorget, the pharmacy square. The symbol of the youth's glow and expectation to the future. Made by Knut Skinnarland in 1967. A copy can be found in Akureyri, Iceland - one of Ålesund's friendship towns.


Voss Folkemuseum

About Voss Folkemuseum (Voss Folk Museum): Voss Folkemuseum is a local museum whose purpose is to preserve items of historic interest from Voss and t...


Stalheim Folkemuseum

Stalheim Folkemuseum is probably Norway's most comprehensive privately owned museum. Only a short walk from Stalheim Hotel, the museum consists of arou...


Waterside Warehouse, Bergevik (Ryfylke Museum)

The wharfside warehouse at Bergevik dates from the mid-19th century. It is located about 1 km from the quay at Forsand. Guided tours by appointment....
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