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Stiklestad Nasjonale Kultursenter

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The place is extensive

It was in the afternoon in late August when we visited Stiklestad, the place where St Olav fell in... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
Lafayette, California
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A Must for Oles

This is a national historic sight - the site of the battle in which King/Saint Olaf was killed. As... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2017
Simi Valley, California
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Stiklestad Alle 350, Verdal 7656, Norway
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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

It was in the afternoon in late August when we visited Stiklestad, the place where St Olav fell in the year 1000. The Cultural Center was closed and it was raining. But we had a nice hike through the Kultursenter and was rewarded with a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 2, 2017 via mobile

The hotel has been rebranded but the quality of their restaurant is still very good. The selection is somewhat limited but tasty.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MauriceAG
Reviewed October 21, 2017

I found this senter completely taken over as a hotel, and the Stiklestad museum was a side-note - poorly executed - so little information considering it's such an important milestone in Norway's history. I hear that the play that is here in the summer is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 30, 2017

This is a national historic sight - the site of the battle in which King/Saint Olaf was killed. As a graduate of St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota (USA), how could I pass by without visiting this site? I found it to be very interesting,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Paulandjean
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

At the end of July each year the oldest outdoor historic play is performed at Stiklestad. Great efforts from a huge number of professionals and amateurs. Only in Norwegian though.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 973arildk
Reviewed July 31, 2017

It is a nice attraction and the site of a pivotal event in Norway's history. Here is the thing, Stiklestad Culture Center is a great park, hotel, tourist attraction, one of the best that I have seen in Norway. There is a nice parking lot,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

Really recommend taking a trip there if you are in the Trondheim area especially if you bring children. Among other things there is a department with beautiful and evocative viking and medieval buildings. It is a great place to see and experience history. The place...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Maybe as a main event previous week but a waste of time. Tried to charge 630, until I noticed it was 450 for a family but guy at counter didn't seem to know what was what. Noticed guided tour, but even though 6 of the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank 806mylesk
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I brought my kids here, ages 1-17, and they all loved it. This may end up being the highlight of our trip to Norway. The staff was wonderful, really friendly and knowledgable! The "museum" was so hands on. The kids dressed up, baked bread, swung...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank A8503RGemmac
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Very interesting place with substantial national and global significance. But its really important to pay attention to winter/summer dates of operation, as during the winter dates it is open but has minimal activity. Call ahead for dates of the St Olav performances, medieval market, etc.

Date of experience: June 2016
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