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  1. Add Haugesund Theatre to your Itinerary

    Haugesund Theatre

    Address

    Smedasundet 98
    5525 Haugesund

    Haugesund Teater (HAUT) is Haugalandets regional theatre, with its main offices located in the heart of Haugesund. The theatre performs at HAUT scene in Smedasundet 98 while also touring around at local stages around Haugalandet. When producing…

  2. Add Tysværtunet Gallery to your Itinerary

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    Tysværtunet Gallery

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    Aksdalsvegen 157
    5570 Aksdal

    The gallery is located in the entrance lobby of tysværtunet Kulturhus Cultural Centre, and has the capacity for exhibit- ing diverse works of art. Most of the exhibitions are held under the auspices of tysvær art society in conjunction with the…

  3. Add Ølen Church to your Itinerary

    Ølen Church

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    Ølen
    5580 Ølen

    The present church in Ølen was built in 1874. It was built by the sea to save worshippers who had rowed to church from having to climb the steep hill, and to shelter the church from harsh weather. Ølen Church contains artefacts (about 400 years old)…

  4. Add Nordvegen History Centre - Experience Norway’s Birthplace to your Itinerary

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    Nordvegen History Centre - Experience Norway’s Birthplace

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    Kong Augvaldsvei 103
    4262 Avaldsnes

    For 3000 years chieftains and kings controlled the strait Karmsundet – Nordvegen – the shipping lane that gave Norway its name. At Nordvegen History Centre you can learn about the sovereigns that controlled the coast of Norway from Avaldsnes. Some…

  5. Add Memorial to the M.V. Folgefonden to your Itinerary

    Memorial to the M.V. Folgefonden

    Address

    Kaien
    Skånevik
    5593 Skånevik

    The monument was erected in memory of the 26 passengers that were lost when the M. V. Folgefonden capsized on 22nd August 1908. The memorial is located at the ferry terminal in Skånevik.

  6. Add Gjerde Church to your Itinerary

    Gjerde Church

    Address

    Etne
    5590 Etne

    Gjerde Church erected in 1676. Features include distinctive wall decorations. Rune stone adjacent to the church.

  7. Add Grindheim Church to your Itinerary

    Grindheim Church

    Address

    Grindheim
    5590 Etne

    In Grindheim, as at Støle, we are able to observe the connection between the church, the cemetery and a pre-Christian burial ground. This was the largest burial site in Etne with more than 200 burial mounds. Today most of it is cultivated farmland…

  8. Add Stødle Church to your Itinerary

    Stødle Church

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    Stødle
    5590 Etne

    In Stødle, as at Grindheim, we are able to observe the connection between the church, cemetery and a pre-Christian burial ground. The long church was the Viking chieftain Erling Skakke's private chapel from about 1160. The stone section was built in…

  9. Add Haugesund Town Hall to your Itinerary

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    Haugesund Town Hall

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    5528 Haugesund

    Haugesund Town Hall was a gift from shipowner Knut Knutsen OAS and his wife Elisabeth. The town hall was designed by architects Gudolf Blakstad and Hermann Munthe-Kaas and was officially opened in 1931. The park was opened in 1949. The town hall is…

  10. Add Quaker House, Stakland to your Itinerary

    Quaker House, Stakland

    Address

    Rådhuset
    5570 Aksdal

    The only remaining intact Quaker House in Scandinavia with its own cemetery. Open by arrangement.

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