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Hiking in Bymarka (Trondheim)
Ranked #1 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Hiking Trails
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Nidarosdomen (Trondheim)
Ranked #2 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Religious Sites; Museums
Owner description: Nidaros Cathedral is the national sanctuary of Norway. Work began in 1070, and the building was completed in about 1300.... more » Owner description: Nidaros Cathedral is the national sanctuary of Norway. Work began in 1070, and the building was completed in about 1300. After being damaged by fire, it lay largely in ruins for several hundred years. In 1869 extensive restorations were begun, and a century later the cathedral was again restored to its original grandeur. « less
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Ringve Museum (Trondheim)
Ranked #3 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: Ringve is a specialized museum dedicated to music and musical instruments. During the summer season musical guides take you... more » Owner description: Ringve is a specialized museum dedicated to music and musical instruments. During the summer season musical guides take you through music history with live demonstrations of historical instruments. Ringve is a country estate with buildings from the 1700s, 1800s and the 1900s. The museum is surrounded by botanical gardens. « less
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Ranked #4 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Museums
Owner description: The Museum is based on two principal elements: original sculptures from Nidaros Cathedral, and archeological discoveries from... more » Owner description: The Museum is based on two principal elements: original sculptures from Nidaros Cathedral, and archeological discoveries from the colourful history of the Archbishop's Palace. For example here you can see the Archbishop's coin workshop exactly as archeologists found it. « less
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Old Town Bridge (Trondheim)
Ranked #5 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Bridges; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Rorosmuseet Smelthytta (Roros Municipality)
Ranked #6 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: History Museums
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Rockheim (Trondheim)
Ranked #7 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #8 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: History Museums; Historic Sites
Owner description: Open air museum with more than 60 buildings from Trondheim and the Trondelag area. Beautiful surroundings, and from the ruins... more » Owner description: Open air museum with more than 60 buildings from Trondheim and the Trondelag area. Beautiful surroundings, and from the ruins of King Sverre's Castle, you have a wonderful view over the city and the fjord. The impressive main exhibition Livsbilder - Images of Life in the new public building reflects childhood, youth, adulthood and age in a the region during the past century. The Ski museum tells the story of skiing as a competitive sport and a practical means of transport. The rural section shows the development in Trondelag buidling styles from the fjord to the mountains, and how people lived in the 18th and 19th centuries in the different country areas. « less
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Ranked #9 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: The gallery-shop presents a wide range of my work, both functional ceramics and sculptures. Each piece is unique. Come to the... more » Owner description: The gallery-shop presents a wide range of my work, both functional ceramics and sculptures. Each piece is unique. Come to the gallery and choose what you like best! « less
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Science Center (Trondheim)
Ranked #10 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Science Museums
Popular- science adventure centre. More than 150 models for you to explore. Revelations for visitors of all ages.
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Roros Church (Roros)
Ranked #11 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
Owner description: ‘Bergstadens Ziir’ – better known as Roros Church – was built during the copperwork’s golden age ‘in God’s honour and as an... more » Owner description: ‘Bergstadens Ziir’ – better known as Roros Church – was built during the copperwork’s golden age ‘in God’s honour and as an adornment to the town. The church, which was completed in 1784, does justice to its name with its majestic location high above the timber buildings. The Directorate for Cultural Heritage regards the church as one of the ten most profiled churches in Norway. It is one of the country’s largest churches with seating for 1,600 people. The church has been newly opened after 2 years of extensive renovation and has now been restored to its former glory. « less
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Munkholmen (Trondheim)
Ranked #12 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Religious Sites
Owner description: Trondheim's execution ground in ancient times. Benedictine monks built a monastery on the island very early in the 11th... more » Owner description: Trondheim's execution ground in ancient times. Benedictine monks built a monastery on the island very early in the 11th century, probably one of the first two monastries in Scandinavia. In 1658 it was converted into a prison and fortress, later becoming a customs house. Its most famous inmate was the Danish Count Peder Griffenfeld, who spent 18 years as a prisoner there. Today The Monks' Island is a popular recreational area, with a nice beach and a restaurant. « less
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Stiftsgarden (Trondheim)
Ranked #13 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Architectural Buildings
Owner description: Stiftsgarden, built during 1774- 78 by the ambitious widow and privy counsellor Cecilie Christine Scholler, it is the largest... more » Owner description: Stiftsgarden, built during 1774- 78 by the ambitious widow and privy counsellor Cecilie Christine Scholler, it is the largest wooden palace in Scandinavia. Guided tours every hour on the hour during summer. NB! Closed during royal visits. « less
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Ranked #14 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
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Ranked #15 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Lookouts; Historic Sites; Military Museums
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Pirbadet (Trondheim)
Ranked #16 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Water Parks
Owner description: At the spectacular Pirbadet waterpark in Trondheim, Norway, most of the attractions are in one large room, meaning young and... more » Owner description: At the spectacular Pirbadet waterpark in Trondheim, Norway, most of the attractions are in one large room, meaning young and old alike can enjoy time together. « less
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Ranked #17 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
Owner description: Extended opening hours during the summer season. Trondheim Tourist Information Centre is centrally situated in Nordre Gate... more » Owner description: Extended opening hours during the summer season. Trondheim Tourist Information Centre is centrally situated in Nordre Gate (street). In the brand new information centre (April 2014) you can use modern technology to find information about Trondheim, the Trondheim Region and Trøndelag.Our employees have good knowledge about Trondheim and the region and will be happy to assist you with accomodation, car hire, city bikes, concert tickets and more. You can also buy tickets for our sightseeing tours here.You will be delighted to purchase local produce and souvernirs in our store. « less
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Hegra Festning (Stjordal)
Ranked #18 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #19 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Architectural Buildings; Museums
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Church of Our Lady (Trondheim)
Ranked #20 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Religious Sites
Owner description: The Church of Our Lady in Trondheim was celebrating its 800th anniversary in 2007 on the evidence that the church was... more » Owner description: The Church of Our Lady in Trondheim was celebrating its 800th anniversary in 2007 on the evidence that the church was mentioned for the first time in written sources dating from 1207. It was restored in 1739, but parts of the thick walls of the Church are obviously much older. The church is always open for prayers, meditation or just a place to spend time. « less
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Ranked #21 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: National Parks
Owner description: Femundsmarka National Park is one of the largest continuous, unspoilt wilderness regions in Southern Scandinavia. A great... more » Owner description: Femundsmarka National Park is one of the largest continuous, unspoilt wilderness regions in Southern Scandinavia. A great area for canoeing and fishing. The Norwegian Trekking Association has selected it as one of the three best hiking areas in Norway. National Park centre at Doktortjonna, « less
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Ranked #22 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: National Parks
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Ranked #23 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
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Category: Gardens
Owner description: Open every day, admission free. Guided tours by appointment. Ringve Botanical gardens include a systematic section showing... more » Owner description: Open every day, admission free. Guided tours by appointment. Ringve Botanical gardens include a systematic section showing the relationship between plants, a historical herb garden in the Renaissance style, a collection of trees from the northern hemisphere, and a park in the English landscape style. « less
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Slegghaugan (Roros)
Ranked #24 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Mountains
Owner description: Slag is a by-product of copper smelting. Slegghaugan stand as large mountains that are a testament to the huge amount of... more » Owner description: Slag is a by-product of copper smelting. Slegghaugan stand as large mountains that are a testament to the huge amount of activity that has taken place over 333 years. If you climb to the top of Slegghaugan, you can enjoy a panoramic view of the Mining-Town. Very close to Slegghaugan is Sleggveien, also referred to as Pippi Street. An episode of Pippi Long Stocking was filmed here. « less
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Ranked #25 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
Owner description: European Highway E6 takes you to the capital of Nord-Trondelag County, Steinkjer, from where you can continue along the... more » Owner description: European Highway E6 takes you to the capital of Nord-Trondelag County, Steinkjer, from where you can continue along the Coastal Highway (Kystriksveien) to Bodo. The Steinkjer and Egge region was once an important seat of power in Norway and the municipality has many interesting heritage sites and other historical attractions. Perhaps the best known of these are the impressive rock carvings near Bola, including the 6,000-year-old Bola reindeer. If you're looking for adventure and activity, Steinkjer can offer deep underground caverns, a wilderness camp, and good walking and cycling tours. There are also 60 freshwater fishing lakes from which to choose. « less
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Tyholttarnet (Trondheim)
Ranked #26 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Observation Decks/ Towers
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Ranked #27 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: The Norwegian Justice Museum shows the development of the police and justice system from the 18th century until the present.... more » Owner description: The Norwegian Justice Museum shows the development of the police and justice system from the 18th century until the present. The museum also has an outstanding collection from the occupation period, 1940- 1945 « less
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Ranked #28 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
Open for prayers all day. Mass on weekdays at 6.30 pm, and Sundays 9 am and 11 am.
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The Jewish Museum (Trondheim)
Ranked #29 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Museums
The museum presents the history of Jews in Trondheim, their daily life, religious ceremonies and culture.
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Skistua (Trondheim)
Ranked #30 of 120 attractions in Central Norway
Category: Ski/ Snowboard Areas
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