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A must see

This is definitely one if the biggest "must see's" when you visit Skien city. It's a nice walk from... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Siv Cath B
Skien, Norway
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Very nice parc full of flowers and historical old wooden houses

the parc is very nice , lot of flowers since sr\pring to autunm - The little restaurant / coffee... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Skien, Norway
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Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

This is definitely one if the biggest "must see's" when you visit Skien city. It's a nice walk from the city center, and you can end it with a visit to the park's cafe.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Siv Cath B
Reviewed 19 June 2018

the parc is very nice , lot of flowers since sr\pring to autunm - The little restaurant / coffee shop on top is worth a visit with a very nice overview over the city. In the parc are gathered several old houses from telemark region,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank _bernardducros63
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Went there to photograph flowers. Beautiful view of the town. Lots of ancient buildings from Telemark.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank zimbob2014
Reviewed 16 October 2017

It is a nice park and a glimpse of Skien (Norwegian) folk history. Not very large, but can enjoy the park atmosphere. For kids the playground is great, usually many children.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank timofr
Reviewed 12 October 2017

In the summer it is conserts on this Place every thursday. It is a resturant on the Place so you can buy something to drink or even something to eat. On this conserts it can be a very good atmosphere. It is worth a visit....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Morten H
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is a park located near the city centre in Skien. It is on the top of a hill, so you get beautiful view overlooking Skien. In the summer, there are some ducks in a pound (do not feed them!). Inside the park, you can...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Shahen
Reviewed 8 July 2016

It was a nice park connected to a museum with some exhibits outside. The cafe had a nice view and good looking cakes. They have jazz concerts during the summer.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank whynoslo
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This park, where you can also find Telemark Museum, is really beautiful, and you are walking among old architecture hundreds of years old which is a part of Telemark Museum. The park is used all the time for wedding photographs - and that's for a...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Kent S
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

This really is a beautiful, historical place to visit If you happen to be in Skien, Telemark. But you should definately go here in the summertime, when the flowers are at their most gorgeous state! Bring some food with you and have a picnic here,...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank LIfeIsTravel86
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Fantastic Park for adults and children alike. Cafe with the best view in town. The museum show parts of Telemark historic buildings in a lovely atmosphere. The kids love the play area.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank op247
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