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Number of results: 23

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  1. Add Sandbekken Bygdetun/Village to your Itinerary

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    Sandbekken
    5570 Aksdal

    Sandbekken Bygdetun village is a small collection of old build- ings, which includes the Cleng Peerson house. the house was moved here in 1975 in conjunction with the 150-year commem- oration of emigration to america. Cleng Peerson from tysvær led...

  2. Add Tysværtunet Gallery to your Itinerary

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

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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....

    Guide Price

    Guide Price NOK 50.- to NOK 110.- Admission
  4. Add Museet i Mælandsgården to your Itinerary

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    Søragadå
    4280 Skudeneshavn

    The museum is situated in the old, preserved wooden building in skudeneshavn. the museum provides an insight into how the town grew in the 1800s during the rich herring fishery period. You can see how a middle-class family lived 150 years ago. the...

  5. Add Åkrehamn Coast Museum to your Itinerary

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    Buktav.
    4270 Åkrehamn

    The Coastal Museum is home to a large number of objects and photographs that depict Karmøy’s past as an important fishing centre. the exhibition covers the contact between west Karmøy and america. nora seahouse is one of the few herring- salting...

  6. Add Dokken open-air museum – Old Haugesund to your Itinerary

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    Brogt. 1d-13c
    Hasseløy
    5527 Haugesund

    Dokken open-air museum is situated only a ten-minute walk from downtown Haugesund. The tiny community on the small island Bakarøynå is today an idyllic representation of the way people lived during the period 1850 -1950. The site is close to the...

    Guide Price

    Guide Price NOK 30.- to NOK 50.- Admission
  7. Add Fartein Valen Homestead to your Itinerary

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    5550 Sveio

    Composer Fartein valen’s home is located a half-hour’s drive north of haugesund town centre, and is just before Bømlafjord tunnel. Fartein valen was among the most well known norwegian composers, but was probably more recognised for his work abroad...

  8. Add Mikal L. Klovning's Seahouse to your Itinerary

    Address

    Sørevågen
    5547 Utsira

    Mikal L. Klovning was a herring fisherman until 1955, when the herring fisheries came to an end. In contrast to other people, Klovning believed the herring would return. He therefore took excellent care of the boathouse and fishing equipment, and...

  9. Add Fugl Fønix Gallery to your Itinerary

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    Etnesjøen
    5590 Etne

    Fugl Fønix Hotel, Café and Gallery is a cultural oasis located in surroundings of natural beauty by the village of Etne in the innermost part of Haugalandet. The hotel is open all year and is run somewhat unconventionally compared to other hotels....

  10. Add Karmøy Fishery Museum to your Itinerary

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    4295 Vedavågen

    Karmøy Fishery Museum is located on the mid-west side of Karmøy, the museum displays the modern era of the region’s fishing history, which is a motorised epoch that commenced after 1950. the museum contains models that depict the various fishing...

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