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Sokndal

Blåfjell Mines

Blåfjell Mines were operated during the period of 1863 to 1876. The ore from the mine was shipped from Rekefjord. Railroad tracks were built between...

Sokndal

Helleren and Jøssingfjord

Innermost in Jøssingfjord lie two houses below Helleren, an ancient settlement. The houses date from the end of the 1700s to the beginning of the...

Halden

Fredriksten fortress

Construction of Fredriksten started in 1661 after Norway lost the Bohuslän district and Bohus Fortress to Sweden in 1658. Three subsequent attacks by t...

Hvitsten

The garden at Ramme Havlystpark

Havlystparken is the name of the wonderful garden at Ramme. The owner Petter Olsen has created a garden worthy of Shakespeares a midsummer night's dre...

Åseral

Ljosland mountain/rock garden

This garden is the only one of its kind south of Dovre, and it has a fabulous collection of mountain flora from the Agder region. It is located by t...

Fjærland

Norwegian Glacier Museum

The Norwegian Glacier Museum opened in 1991, and is an award-winning hands-on museum, situated in Fjærland at the head of the Fjærlandsfjord. The museu...

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.

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.

Ålesund

Sildekona - the herring woman

Is located at Apotekertorget, the pharmacy square.

Ålesund

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.
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