As the socially engaged man he was, he was not satisfied. He also took care of planning the whole area and enclosing it all. Most of the original burial sites have expired a long time ago, but there are still a number of family burial sites in use.
Henrik Ibsen's parents Knud and Marichen Ibsen are buried here, in their own place, after which they lived separately during the last years of their lives. As well as their children, Anna and Carl are buried here.
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Telemark Kunstsenter (Telemark Art Senter) is a center of competence for professional…
The Norges Bank building was built close to Skien church.
Skien church was completed in 1894 after the great town fire.
Mosaikk - hidden pearls in the centre of Skien.
Their gallery is in the Cultural Centre called Ibsenhuset, which opened in 1973.
The first owner of Altenburggården was probably Johan Altenburg, Henrik Ibsen's…
Ibsenhuset was officially opened on 9 September 1973 and at the time was Norway’s most…
Ibsenhuset is named after Skien's famous son, Henrik Ibsen.
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.
Snipetorp is Skien's oldest residential after the city fires in 1854 and 1886.
Brekkeparken is one lovely place to visit, beautiful garden and great views of the town…
Welcome to the world's most beautiful channel, The Telemark Canal!
Brekkeparken in Skien municipality is part of the Telemark Museum.
New, modern fish ladder in down town of Skien.