Statue of Rollo (Norwegian Gange-Rolv) located in the Town Park in Ålesund. It is a bronse copy - the original statue is located in Rouen, Normandie.
The statue of Rollo was a gift to Ålesund in connection with the 1000 year anniversary for the conquering and foundation of the duchy Normandie in 911.
The statue is 2,65 meters tall and made in bronze. Today there are three known full size statues of this viking. The original in Rouen and the copies in Ålesund and Fargo (USA).
Last updated: 01/29/2024
Source: Ålesund & Sunnmøre