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Impressive Old wooden building

This one of very few things we could find to visit in Arendal as part of a cruise ship stopover... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Bfmcm
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Stirling, United Kingdom
Very Quiet and Pretty Town

Really enjoyed our cruise ship stay in Arendal . We toured the the Town Hall and harbor on our... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2017
george60898
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Cornelius, North Carolina
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18 Sep 2017
“Impressive Old wooden building”
7 Jan 2018
“Meh”
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

With somewhat limited things to see in Arendal, this is worth a small detour from the city centre. It is also situated down by the water so very lovely on a sunny day. It's one of the oldest and largest wooden buildings in Norway.

Thank Adele H
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This one of very few things we could find to visit in Arendal as part of a cruise ship stopover. This is in the old part of town and has free entry where they allow access to a few rooms within it. They provide a...More

1  Thank Bfmcm
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

It is one of Norways oldest and biggest residence build of wood. Originally it was a private home for one of the richest man in ARENDAL, but was later sold to the municipality and were used as town hall for more than 150 years- until...More

1  Thank Trond B
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our cruise ship stay in Arendal . We toured the the Town Hall and harbor on our short visit. Well worth the time and effort. Nice cafes to enjoy the scenery. Interesting history of the Town Hall.

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Reviewed 1 July 2015

Considering it was built as a private home originally, it has been maintained over the many years and also used for many functions and organisations. I would recommend to get a town guide from the tourist office which is the only way to gain entry.

Thank vikingo47
Reviewed 9 April 2014

I liked Arendal and I would like to come here again in the summer!Very beautiful town...pleasant to walk here, enjoy these beautiful scenery, to see these lovely cozy houses that have been preserved for a long time ... I can't say anything about local restaurants...More

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