The church was a gift from Prime minister Gunnar Knutsen and his wife.
Architect Henrik Nilsen, who took the English country church as his model, designed the beautiful stone church. The Church has beautiful stained glass created by Emanuel Vigeland in 1918 - 1919, illustrating various passages from the Bible.
Learn more about the natural history of our planet.
Church ruins after the mighty Dagsætten (ancestry) in Skien. From the 1100s.
Teater Ibsen is a touring company (in the counties of Telemark and Vestfold) and stages…
Christian burial grounds, cooking pits and "witches graves".
Spriten Kunsthall is located on Klosterøya, a few minutes walk from the center of Skien.
The sculpture Rat Virgin is located near by Skien centre, at Bakkestranda.
Skien sluse is the first lock in the Telemark Canal, with connection between Skienselva…
The log driver monument on Smieøya.
New, modern fish ladder in down town of Skien.
Welcome to the world's most beautiful channel, The Telemark Canal!
Snipetorp is Skien's oldest residential after the city fires in 1854 and 1886.
Brekkeparken in Skien municipality is part of the Telemark Museum.
Brekkeparken is one lovely place to visit, beautiful garden and great views of the town…
In this building, in the corner room on the 2nd floor, Henrik Ibsen was born.
The Ibsen Steps were restored in April 1995.
The manor house at Søndre Brekke is truly magnificent.