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To and from Stavanger International Airport Sola
The Airport Shuttle is a comfortable and reasonable means of transport between the Stavanger International Airport, Sola...
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The best-preserved mansion house in the country, dating from the 1880s and with authentic interior. Collection of paintings including works by Kitty Kielland and August Jacobsen.
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Tananger Coastal Collections displays about 20 boats from the 19th century. Exhibited objects document life along the coast and work at sea, providing key...
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The Department of Cultural History is responsible for documenting Rogaland's general cultural history, with emphasis on the history of the city of...
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This industrial mill was built in 1845, at a site where grain had been ground since the 13th century. The new mill was placed above two existing mills, and a...
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This power station opened in 1915 to supply all the electricity needs of Time municipality, present and future. It remained in operation until 1972 - when its...
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This was the childhood home of author Arne Garborg (1851-1924), built by his parents Ane Oline and Eivind Aadneson Garborg in 1848. They sold it in 1869. Since...
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The Garborg Centre is an arena where you encounter author couple Arne and Hulda Garborg. Through interactive stations you will get to know their work, ideas...
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Grødalandstunet - a collection of Jæren houses from the 18th and 19th centuries, shows how people lived during this time.
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The Iron Age Farm at Ullandhaug is a a reconstructed farmstead from the Migration Periode (350-550 AD). The farm is located around three kilometres from the...
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Klepp Village Museum is located at Haugabakka in Klepp village centre. This old Jæren house was built in 1852, as the first schoolhouse in the area. The museum has almost 1000 objects.
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Kløgetvedttunet is an old farm from the 17-18th century that has been carefully restored. It contains a collection representing the farmer culture of this...
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This was author Arne Garborg's summer residence at Jæren, from 1899-1923. Knudaheio inspired his major biographical work "Knudaheio Letters" of 1904. The...
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Royal residence and manor house museum. Built 1799 - 1803. The Kielland family's summer residence. Newly restored. Ledaal serves now as royal home and representation house for the city of Stavanger.
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Experience local history and the cultural landscape formed by generations of sheep farming. Gjesdal Village Museum's entire collection of farm buildings is...
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The Museum of Archaeology is sited in beautiful and central locations in Stavanger. Our exhibitions and other activities provide knowledge and understanding of...
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Welcome to Norwegian Children's Museum!
A really cool museum with activities and things to do for children of all ages!
The Norwegian Children’s Museum is...
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The Canning Museum is located in the premises of the former canning factory in Øvre Strandgate 88, which is a part of the city known as 'Gamle Stavanger' (Old...
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The Norwegian Petroleum museum is a museum for everyone. Its exhibits explain how oil and gas are created, discovered and produced, and what they are used for....
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A museum dedicated to the printing process, with demonstrations of old printing technics and guided tours. Activities for children.
Sale of coffee in Café Gutenberg.
The museum is closed due to moving.
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A variety of exhibits and objects from World War II help provide an understanding of what the war was like for the civilian population and members of the resistance.
Open: Sundays 12-4pm, May-Nov.
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At Sirdal Mountain Museum a collection of buildings and artefacts from Sirdal is presented, where the oldest building is from the 1770s.
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Demonstrates the development of shipping, commerce and shipbuilding over the last 200 years. Sail loft, shipping company office, general store and merchant's...
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Zoological department is located in Muségt. 16. Here you can see birds and different animals from Norway and abroad.
Several changing exhibitions all year around.
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Stavanger Museum of Fine Arts offers a collection of distinguished Norwegian art ranging from nineteenth century to contemporary art. Of particular interest is...
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Stavanger School Museum.
A collection of old and new educational equipment.
Open during the school year, or by appointment.
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This reconstructed mill and grain drying house by Frøylandsbekken creek in Hommersåk. See how grain was dried and ground in the olden days. Taste barley or...
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The Mission Museum, established in 1864, is Stavanger's oldest museum. The impressive collection of over 5,000 artifacts presents an interesting historical and...
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The Museum of Aviation History highlights local Norwegian aviation history from World War II until the present day. On display are 35 historic aircraft, both...
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Utstein Monastery is Norway's only well-preserved medieval monastery. The buildings were originally intended as a royal residence, but an Augustinian monastery...
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The village museum consists of historically furnished rooms - living room, bedroom, washroom, etc. There are also sections for a country store and a school. A...
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The lighthouse was established in 1828 and closed in 1984. The lighouse master's house is from 1938, his assistant's house from 1957-58. There is an annex,...
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On the area of Ogna camping, Brusand.
Tells the story of the rescue work along the dangerous Jæren coast.
The museum is open for guided tours based on the appointments.
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Situated at Viste is Vistehola (Svarthola), one of Norway's oldest Stone Age settlement sites. The cave, probably formed during the last ice age, is almost 9 m...
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Did you know that one of the world's leading mathematicians was born not far from Sandnes? Visit us at «Vitenfabrikken» and explore Abel's sketchbook. How many...
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Jærmuseet Vitengarden (the Science Farm) is an architecturally interesting building, complete with an activity farm for children. At the science farm visitors...
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The Valberg tower (Valbergtårnet) was constructed from 1850 to 1853 and was the former observation tower of Stavanger. The architect was Chr. Grosch. The tower...
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Randaberg - Stavanger - Sandnes - Sola - Gjesdal - Klepp - Time - Hå - Eigersund - Lund - Bjerkreim - Sokndal - Sirdal - Finnøy - Rennesøy
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