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Wonderful indoor/outdoor museum

This museum highlights the work of Ann Grimdalen, a famous artist who was born in the Skafsa/Dalen... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Sacramento, California
Well worth a stopping to see

We came upon this outdoor museum by accident on a road road trip through Norway. It's worth... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Powell River, Canada
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6 Oct 2017
“Wonderful indoor/outdoor museum”
18 Aug 2017
“Well worth a stopping to see”
The sculptor Anne Grimdalen - best known for her work in decorating Oslo City Hall - grew up at Grimdalen. Today, Grimdalen is a protected country courtyard featuring houses from the middle ages and a sculptore house exhibiting works of Anne...more
Skafsa, Dalen 3880, Norway
+47 0047 35 07 77 97
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

This museum highlights the work of Ann Grimdalen, a famous artist who was born in the Skafsa/Dalen area. Ann created large sculptures that are found outside the City Hall in Oslo. The museum showcases historic buildings that were common in this area. This is well...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

We came upon this outdoor museum by accident on a road road trip through Norway. It's worth spending a couple of hours exploring. Ann Grimdalen's sculptures are really good, and the outdoor museum and beautifully preserved wooden buildings are very interesting and educational. I would...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

One of the great things about driving around in the middle of Telemark is stopping at small but interesting places that just have a few people wandering in them. This is primarily interesting as an outdoor sculpture park with many of Anne Grimdalen's bronze bears...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

Anne Grimdalen grew up here on a mountain farm from the 1670's. There is a beautiful atmosphere among the old Telemark wooden houses with grass growing on the roofs, and meadows of wild flowers all around. Anne Grimdalen was a well-known sculptor of wild animals...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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