Dynamic Variation:
Book
Norway Now
Choose Language
Search & Book
This social element is not currently supported on the China site. This warning will not show on the front end.
Search
Southern Norway Grimstad

The Ibsen-museum in Grimstad

  • Henrik Ibsens gate 14, Grimstad
  • +47 37 04 04 90
  •  /  km From You
Overview

In 1843, a 15-year-old Henrik Ibsen came to Grimstad to work as an apprentice for apothecary Reimann. During the six intense years he lived in the town, he became an apothecary’s assistant, a social critic and an author. With a newly published “Catilina” under his belt, he left town in 1850 determined to work with theatre.

Last year, the Ibsen Museum celebrated its 100th anniversary, and marked the occasion with a newly restored building. The original pharmacy where Ibsen worked, as well as the room in which he wrote his first play, can be experienced. A new exhibition will tell the story of Ibsen’s life and work after he left Grimstad, and offers an opportunity to explore our present-day relationship with Ibsen’s literary work.

Opening hours 2018:

June 10th – 17th - open Sunday 11AM-4PM

June 24th – August 26th - open daily 11AM-4PM

 


  • Last Updated:
  • Source: Grimstad Turistkontor

Opening hours

Jun 10, 2018 – Jun 17, 2018:
Sun 11:00 AM–4:00 PM
Jun 24, 2018 – Aug 26, 2018:
Daily: 11:00 AM–4:00 PM
See All
TripAdvisor Reviews
Traveler Reviews in partnership with
Your Recently Viewed Pages
Ad
Ad
Ad