The museum is situated 6 km east of Grong city. The collection consists of a local collection of old houses. The museum is located in a large red house called "Bergsmolåna" from 1833, and shows how an old main building on a farm in Trøndelag used to look in the 19th century.
The items collection mostly consists of furnishes, house equipments and tools. The museum has also set up an old baking house to show the guests old food and handcraft traditions.