History and cultural heritage

History and cultural heritage


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Østre Toten

Balke kirke


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Gjøvik

Biri kirke


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Gjøvik

DS Skibladner

D/S Skibladner The most scenic view of Lake Mjøsa is available on the paddle steamer Skibladner on a beautiful summer's day. Six days a week at 09:30, the...


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Ringerike

Fengselet - the old prison

The cultural foundation Fengselet (the prison) is a green oasis in the middle of Hønefoss with a historical ambience and the town's finest outdoor serving....


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Gjøvik

Gjøvik Glassverk

Gjøvik Glassverk - since 1807 The first Gjøvigs Glassverk was established in 1807 -Gjøvik Glassverk of today is based on these old traditions. Experience...


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Gjøvik

Gjøvik gård

Gjøvik Gård is and old estate in the middle of the city center. On the estate you find builidings from the last three hundred years. Gjøvik Gård was the...


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Gjøvik

Gjøvik kirke


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Gjøvik

Gjøvik Olympiske Fjellhall

GJØVIK OLYMPIC CAVERN HALL - The world's largest underground auditorium. 120 meters into the mountain in the center of Gjøvik. Open 7 days a week. Price: NOK...


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Gran

Grinakervev

Grinakervev is a charming weaving workshop that you would regret passing by – please pop in! The workshop weaves beautiful table textiles and many other...


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Gran

Hadeland Folkemuseum

Visit idyllic Hadeland Folkemuseum and get a glimpse of everyday life from the past. The open air museum contains more than 30 buildings from the 17th to the...


Hadeland Glassverk

Jevnaker

Hadeland Glassverk

Hadeland Glassverk is beautifully situated just an hour north of Oslo, in idyllic surroundings on the south bank of Lake Randsfjord. The glassworks was founded...


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Østre Toten

Hoff kirke


Kauffeldtgården

Gjøvik

Kauffeldtgården

Kauffeldtgården is a preserved empire builiding in the middle of the city centre. It was built in the 19th century by Casper Kauffeldt, founder of Gjøvik...


Jevnaker

Kistefos-Museet - Pulp Mill at Kistefoss

The Kistefos Museum is situated in beautiful surrondings by the river "Randselva". The former Wood Pulp Mill is today an industrial museum anf the only...


Kjerratmuseet

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Kjerratmuseet

Around the year 1850, Mr. Peder Anker built a transport system for timber upwards the river from Steinsfjorden to Storflåtan in Nordmarka with a height difference around 400 metres. You can also walk along the path of the old timber-transport system.


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Østre Toten

Kolbu kirke


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Vestre Toten

Raufoss kirke


Skulpturen Allium 1 - Foto Sverre Christian Jarild

Østre Toten

Sculpture stop: "Allium"

The sculpture “Allium” by Sverre Wyller is situated in an open landscape in Østre Toten. Allium means onion and the sculpture’s form is inspired by the farming...


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Gran

Sculpture stop: "Gran Boathouse"

The Gran Boathouse is located on the waters edge in Røykenviken, Hadeland. Internationally renowned and award winning Rachel Whiteread is the artist behind The...


Skulpturen Gripping 1 - foto Sverre Christian Jarild

Gjøvik

Sculpture stop: "Gripping"

Artist Richard Deacon has created an amalgamation of his impressions from Gjøvik in the form of a five-metre high sculpture in sand cast aluminium. Gripping is...


seegård kirke

Gjøvik

Seegård Kirke


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Gjøvik

Skibladnerhuset


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Gran

Søsterkirkene - A landmark

Søsterkirkene – the Sisters Churches - on Granavollen are an impressive landmark and have a mysterious history. Two churches are placed next to each other....


Kapp Melkefabrikk

Østre Toten

The Documentation Centre in Kapp

The Documentation Centre, Kapp: Genealogical archive, photo archive and library. Opening hours: Tuesdays 12-20, Wednesdays 12-16, Fridays 9-16. Open year-round.


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Østre Toten

Totenviken kirke


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Vestre Toten

Ås kirke



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