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Midtasen Sculpture Park

Midtaasveien 2a, Sandefjord 3226, Norway
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A beautiful gem with interesting sculptures in seriene surroundings.A nice place to have a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
188margac
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Sandefjord, Norway
Fantastic hike up from the centre

We followed the marked route from the tourist information centre, it was a bit of a hike but we'll... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Twinsmumbeccy
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Darwen
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A new sculpture park at Midtasen opened summer 2009 featuring a selection of the works of Knut Steen in marble and bronze. The sculptures are placed within their own pavilion in the midst of beautiful natural surroundings. Free entrance
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Midtaasveien 2a, Sandefjord 3226, Norway
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful gem with interesting sculptures in seriene surroundings.A nice place to have a picnic......

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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We followed the marked route from the tourist information centre, it was a bit of a hike but we'll worth it. Midtasen was lovely we followed the route to the top water holding tank and back through to the sculptures. They were astoundingly beautiful. The...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

In Midtåsen park in Sandefjord a museum pavillion has been created for the Norwegian sculptor Knut Steen who died in 2011. The museum has 16 of his statues; 12 made of marble, while 4 are placed around the garden in bronze.

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A peaceful place to walk around and look at beautiful sculptures both indoors and out, and with a stunning view of the city.

1  Thank Stian O
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This is something you have to visit! It is a great Norwegian artist but has Internationalisation resonance. His sculptures are so perfect. The location is fantastic.

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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

The good thing about this park, is that you can walk around and you can also see the sculptures at times when the gallery is closed, due to the building, almost entirely built in glass. As nice as the sculptures inside the gallery, is the...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Sandefjord kommune, Vestfold fylkeskommune, Sparebankstiftelsen DNB and Anders Jahres humanitære stiftelse has made some of Knut Steens brilliant sculptures awailable to the public at Midtåsen. Go there when In Sandefjord.

Thank Sirius55
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

The sculpture park is partly in house and partly outdoors. There are some interesting works to watch. In addition, the park surrounds a mansion that used to belong to one of Norway's great ship owners. Guided tours need to be arranged. Try the cafe inside....More

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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

A Great place to visit in Sandefjord 👍 Knut Steen a fab norwegian sculpture artist 🎯 A real gem in Sandefjord, a must ️see. A wonderful building of concrete and glass. One of the most spectaculare fountains made by K.Steen is also near the harbour...More

Thank kvinne_10
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

Midtaasen Sculpture park is a treasure not to be missed when visiting in Vestfold. It is situated right outside the city center of Sandefjord, and has the most magnificent view of the town and the fjord leading up to the town centre. Put on Your...More

Thank Thorunn H
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