Torpo Stave Church is the oldest and only original stave church left in Hallingdal. It was erected around 1160 and consecrated to St. Margareta. The baldachin is decorated with with well-known images from the thirteenth century, telling her legend.
The regional Ål Culture House has a café, library, cinema, Hallingrosa rose painting exhibition and Gallery Syningen art gallery with its changing exhibitions. Concerts, theatres and dance programmes are hosted here. Ål Cultural Center is located in the center of Ål.
The Nesch Museum houses the world's largest permanent collection of the works of the internationally renowned German-born artist, Rolf Nesch (1893-1975). After many years wandering, Rolf Nesch moved to Ål in Hallingdal in 1951. He lived and worked here for the last 25 years of his life.
In 1993, a hundred years after his birth, a separate museum was established in Ål in Hallingdal for his art. The museum's permanent collection comprises graphics, sculptures, collages and oil paintings, and is representative for an exciting range of his artistic oeuvre from 1916 to 1972. The Rolf Nesch Museum is visited by art enthusiasts from all over Europe.
Ål Bygdamuseum is built up around a listed farm yard from the seventeenth century. The museum has been supplemented with other buildings that could have belonged to the old farm, among others a cotter's farm and a mountain farm with a stone cottage. Today the museum has more than 30 buildings. The contents of the houses tell the story of previous generations' everyday life.
Best prices guaranteed by BookNorway.
View all listings for Ål
Copy and paste this code into your blog/website
Visit Ål in Hallingdal and admire the 850-year old Torpo Stave Church, Ål village museum and the Rolf Nesch Museum in Ål Cultural center.
Attractions in Ål in Hallingdal
Loading seems to take longer than expected.
Please try again later. If the problem persists, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Search, compare and book accommodation in Norway.
Widest selection of flights to and within Norway.
Compare rates from leading car rental companies nationwide.
Best price guaranteed - Ferries to and from Norway.
Best price guaranteed - Cruises in Norway.
Contact usBooking - Book NorwayAbout visitnorway.us About Innovation NorwayPhoto service & creditsInnovation Norway's officesLegal disclaimerList of US travel providersMedia & pressPrivacy and security policy
Facebook Twitter.com/VisitnorwayUSA YouTube
Games and moreFree games:- Holmenkollen Ski Jump- Trysil Twin Tip
The northern lightsSeason and climate in NorwayThe vikingsFjord NorwayHurtigruten OsloBergenTromsøLofotenThe world's best train rideArctic Norway is the kingdom of light
Reservation SupportAbout Book NorwayTerms and conditionsPrivacy & securityFAQ
Order brochuresEnewslettersGoscandinaviaView all our videosFree screensaver from Norway
You are browsing the full version of Visitnorway on a small screen.
Go to mobile version
You are currently browsing the mobile version of Visitnorway.
Go to full version