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Sverresborg Trondelag Folk Museum

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Open air museum with more than 80 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...more
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Sverresborg Alle 13, Trondheim 7020, Norway
+47 73 89 01 00
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

A very nice, folkloric touristic place. Very interesting historic town life, you feel yourself in an old movie. There were some unique handmade materials in the shops. The hat seller lady was so kind that she drove us back to the downtown. Very kind, lovely,...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank 658banus
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We went to the Folk museum mainly to see the buildings which had been relocated here. Many different types from farms and city settings, mostly from Nord Trondelag. Both my husband and I have Norwegian ancestors, his from the Trondelag area, mine Oppland, Hedmark and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank norskawood
Reviewed 25 August 2016

If you are interested in local/Scandinavian history, this is the perfect spot to visit. You will get a glimpse of history, presented as it was. They got a Stave Church from 1170, and buildings from 17th century and up. There is also ruins from King...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank holm4norway
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Nice to see how structures and buildings were built in the olden times. A simple but rich peek at history. A must see place esp. if you want to "excperience" the exhibit and not just to see them. The farm area is an exciting place...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank RoselledFW
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We visited the museum as well as the guided tour. The museum takes about 20 minutes to visit, so a good way to get some information in a short time. Liked all of it, very special and art-like way of showing off history. The guided...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank 870bedak
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Having visited the equivalent museum in Kristiansand I thought this may have been boring, but it added to the interest in the old way of life in rural Norway. The guides were very helpful and knowledgeable. The cafe was nice but could only offer a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Visit to the folk museum was a highlight of my visit to Trondheim. There is a great collection of old houses from the area, from different settings and times. Very nicely kept small town architecture, with well preserved pharmacy shop and .. an exhibition of...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Piomak64
Reviewed 16 July 2016

As most of the museum is outdoors, it's advisable to go there when the weather it nice, i.e., not raining. Overall it's a great place to spend a couple hours. Fun roaming between wooden old houses. Also nice view over the city from the Sverresborg...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

Interesting museum... with many people in various buildings dressed in a traditional way, showing and explaining life at that time.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank 271judyl
Reviewed 3 July 2016

The Sveresborg Trondelag Museum Can be reached by number eighteen bus. It has many old buildings (go see-em) Which were interesting to us. There are larger collections elsewhere For example; Netherlands near Arnhem. Switzerland and Belgium, there, Plus Wales, but this one’s Norwegian. It’s a...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Response from martetveit | Property representative |
Hello! It is about a ten minute drive from the cruise terminal. There should be taxis waiting at the terminal. You can also come here by bus. Nr 18 stops right outside the museum entrance :)
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