The Bøla Reindeer is one of Europe's best known rock carvings and has become a classic example of a hunting carving from the Stone Age. There are also figures of a bear and an elk in the same area.
In recent years, a carving in the form of a human – the Bøla Man – has been uncovered. Remarkably enough, he is equipped with a pair of skis.
You will find the rock carvings at Bardal along rv. 285, 9 miles from the center of Steinkjer.
Read more about Innherred's ancient history at visitinnherred.com.
Here you will find an outdoor museum with exhibitions and guided tours during the summer. The St. Olav Drama is a play depicting the battle at Stiklestad where St. Olav engaged the king’s army in the year 1030. This became a turning point in Norwegian history and is considered the point at which Christianity first took a solid foothold in Norway. Explore all this at The Stiklestad National Cultural Centre.
The open-air museum Egge Museum includes a distinctive 19th-century square farmyard featuring buildings originating from farms in the area.
The museum also covers newer history of agriculture and an old street from the town of Steinkjer.
From 12-14 July 2013, there is a Viking Festival at Egge .
History from World War II is presented at Falstadsenteret in Levanger.
This is a round trip through the beautiful cultural landscapes along fv. 761 (and side roads) in the municipality of Inderøy.
Experiences along include The Golden Route locally produced food, handicrafts, art and open farms.
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