Starts at Bakkestranda, a green gem in Skien with a large number of restored timber houses.
Selected features of the trail are illuminated in the evenings as part of the MORILD lightning project.
Download the brochure for a historical walk.
The sculpture Rat Virgin is located near by Skien centre, at Bakkestranda.
The log driver monument on Smieøya.
Spriten Kunsthall is located on Klosterøya, a few minutes walk from the center of Skien.
Skien sluse is the first lock in the Telemark Canal, with connection between Skienselva…
Welcome to the world's most beautiful channel, The Telemark Canal!
New, modern fish ladder in down town of Skien.
Ibsenhuset is named after Skien's famous son, Henrik Ibsen.
Ibsenhuset was officially opened on 9 September 1973 and at the time was Norway’s most…
Teater Ibsen is a touring company (in the counties of Telemark and Vestfold) and stages…
Their gallery is in the Cultural Centre called Ibsenhuset, which opened in 1973.
In this building, in the corner room on the 2nd floor, Henrik Ibsen was born.
The first owner of Altenburggården was probably Johan Altenburg, Henrik Ibsen's…
Snipetorp is Skien's oldest residential after the city fires in 1854 and 1886.
The Ibsen Steps were restored in April 1995.
Christian burial grounds, cooking pits and "witches graves".
The Norges Bank building was built close to Skien church.