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Avaldsnes

Vigsnes Mining Museum

Did you know that the copper of the Statue of Liberty in New York came from Karmøy? Information about this and about the history of the mining communit...

Måløy

Kannesteinen Rock

The sea has been beating against this rock for thousands of years, shaping it into the "mushroom-like" appearance it has today. Kannesteinen rock is...

Måløy

Old meeting place at Moldøen

This most likely were Magnus the Good gathered the farmers in Nordfjord in 1035 A.D. Magnus wanted the farmers to swear allegiance to him as the King o...

Austre Åmøy

Petroglyphs

In Austre Åmøy, specifically at the Meling farm, you can find the largest concentration of rock carvings in Rogaland. There are several fields in the a...

Tau

Holtaheia and Moldhesten

Holtaheia is situated in Strand municipality, south in the Ryfylke region. These beautiful heathlands offer memorable hill walking. In 1961, 39 eng...

Jelsa

Jelsa, fjordside village. Jelsa Church and the School museum (Ryfylke Museum)

Jelsa in Suldal is the best-preserved fjordside village in Ryfylke. There has been a church here since the 13th century and commercial activity since t...

Jørpeland

The Old Tou Mill

This old granary consists of three well preserved wooden mill buildings in their natural setting on the seafront at Tau in Ryfylke, right beside the mo...

Byrkjelo

The stone cross at Rygg, Gloppen

The stone cross at Rygg is from the late Viking period er early Middel Ages. It has Celtic and Anglican features. The cross may have marked a place of...

Jørpeland

Strand Church

The church was built in 1874 by Torjus Tengesdal and Johannes Næsset. Strand Church was the third church ever erected in Strand. An altar piece, pulpit...

Årdal i Ryfylke

Årdal Old Church (Årdal gamle kyrkje)

Årdal Old church in Årdal in Ryfylke is one of the most distinctive and beautiful wooden Renaissance churches from the 17th century. The church was bu...
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