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Due to the parking fee we did not enter.

Looked as closed, but seems to be a self service solution to enter outside season. <There is a lot... read more

Reviewed September 17, 2018
Lion1947
Rock hounds heaven

Located about an hour outside Kristiansand, Setesdal Mineral Park exhibit it's one of Norways... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2016
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Sep 17, 2018
“Due to the parking fee we did not enter.”
Jul 7, 2017
“Lovely family tourist attractions”
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The Mineralpark is an activity park for the whole family and stone is the center of all the activities.The exhibition of minerals and mining equipment is in a special environment. It is intended as a visual experience for non-experts with no...more
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Mineralvegen 1, Hornnes 4737, Norway
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Looked as closed, but seems to be a self service solution to enter outside season. <There is a lot of activities for children. Huge parking lot with a fee, as we were only checking the place out we did not enter, just looked from outside.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lion1947
Reviewed July 7, 2017

Very Nice place to visit for your family. The cave walk in with all types of Stones was great ITS got water with a Beach inside great for kids enjoyable park.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Located about an hour outside Kristiansand, Setesdal Mineral Park exhibit it's one of Norways finest collection of minerals and crystals both local and from around the world. The collection numbers about 1200 specimens. The exhibit contains five halls of displays located in an old abandoned...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank DERtravels
Reviewed August 16, 2016

My girlfriend loves things like this so we stopped by for a visit on our road trip to Lysefjorden. She liked it a lot and so did I. The collection and displays are great and also the outdoor area seems quite nice when the good...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

When its good weather you can go for a swim and relax. The mineral museum is nice and has a large collection of stones and is located in a sort of mine.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

Nice place, the house we got was simple and ok but defenetly not worth the price. The place has å lot to offer if its sunny and nice. We had a rainy cold day and except the museum we could not have a lot to...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 21, 2016

We recently visited the mineral park at Evje with our daughter (12), and had a great time! The mineral museum is interesting in itself, with a wide variety of minerals from all over the world to see. In addition there is a small beach, and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank LoverOfDeals
Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

The Mineral Parken is a midsize playground for kids. The Mineral exhibition is nice, but no information in english is given. ONLY NORSK. The entrance fee per person is 160 NOK and the parking fee is an addional 30 Nok per car (Juli 2016).

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank matthias17
Reviewed July 13, 2016

There is an entrance fee that we thought would allow us to do the stuff available, but that is not the case... you have to pay for everything you want to do, climbing, digging, playing, you name it. It is very pretty all right, but...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank SolP_12
Reviewed April 5, 2016

Exhibition with large variaty of minerals from spiky to fuzzy ones; there are also displays on mining. Interesting to see

Date of experience: June 2015
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