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Read more: Ålesund municipality Photo: Alfred Lüpke

Ålesund

Ålesund municipality

Ålesund is a bustling town, that is situated between mountians and ocean. The town is Norway's fisheries capital, and one of the world's largest export harbours for dried cod. Ålesund is renowned for its beautiful Art Nouveau buildings.
Read more: The Art Nouveau Town Photo: Oddbjørn Monsen

Ålesund

The Art Nouveau Town

Ålesund is today the town in Norway with most Art Nouveau buildings situated within a small geographical area. Take a walk through the town streets,...
Read more: The Town Park in Ålesund Photo: Frithjof Fure/Destination Ålesund & Sunnmøre

Ålesund

The Town Park in Ålesund

The Town Park in Ålesund was built at the west side of Mount Aksla in 1885, by Ålesund municipality. A gardener planned the park after the design of...
Read more: The Art Nouveau Centre & the Art Museum KUBE Photo: Jugendstilsenteret

Ålesund

The Art Nouveau Centre & the Art Museum KUBE

The Art Nouveau Centre in Ålesund documents the town's unique architectural history with the establishment of Art Nouveau architecture. Experience the...
Read more: Ålesund Church Photo: Malvin Dalhus

Ålesund

Ålesund Church

Ålesund Church was built in 1909, after the old church from 1854 was destroyed in the great Town Fire of 1904. The church is built in concrete and Norwegian marble, and is beautifully decorated with stained glass windows and frescoes.

Ålesund

Sunnmøre Museum & Borgundkaupangen

Visit the open-air museum with its vast collection of old houses. Enjoy a stroll between the picturesque houses and the indoor exhibitions, and get an...
Read more: Stiftinga Sunnmøre Museum Photo: Sunnmøre Museum

Ålesund

Stiftinga Sunnmøre Museum

Stiftinga Sunnmøre Museum is a foundation consisting of 12 museums from Sunnmøre. We offer something for everyone! You can walk between old wooden...
Read more: Skårungen - the fisher boy Photo: Spjelkavik Ungdomsskole

Ålesund

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.
Read more: Sculpture "Avisgutten" - the paper boy Photo: Ålesund Kommune

Ålesund

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.
Read more: Sildekona - the herring woman Photo: Spjelkavik Ungdomsskole

Ålesund

Sildekona - the herring woman

Is located at Apotekertorget, the pharmacy square. Gift to the community of Ålesund from private contributors and companies in 1990. Made by Bjørn Tore Skjøsvik. The initiative to raise the statue was taken by Signy W. Paulsen.
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