To provide you with the best experience, cookies are used on this site. Find out more here.

Allow cookies
Explore Telemark



The Glaser mine, SKIEN

Type:Historical monument

3724, Skien

Add The Glaser mine, SKIEN to your Itinerary

The Glaser mine, SKIEN

Book Tickets Online


To gain access park by Hyniveien. A path leads to the Glaser, about 20 minutes walk. The mine one finds at the top of the ridge is fenced in, but great care should be exercised.

Wonderful hiking terrain to Ulvskollen and further on into Westmarka (West country).

Tourist maps of the area for sale at the touristoffice in Skien.


Map & Directions


Tel: 35 90 55 20

What's Nearby

  1. Rock carvings offer a unique glimpse of a long-lost culture.

    2.32 km away
  2. Henrik Ibsen was born in Skien on 20 March 1828 and his childhood home is just a few…

    2.83 km away
  3. The iron age-house at Aarhus in Skien was opened in September 2005.

    3.34 km away
  1. The district of Skotfoss in Skien was mainly built about 1900 around the paper factory…

    4.18 km away
  2. Skotfoss church is from the year 1900.

    4.19 km away
  3. Mikaelshulen, or " St. Michaels Church in the Rock ", is a cave on the east side of…

    4.56 km away
  4. The Løveid Canal at Skotfosss connects Norsjø by the "Fare Elva".

    4.59 km away
  5. Gamle Union Brug Antikk has 1700 square meters of old treasures and antiquities from…

    4.69 km away
  6. Gjerpen Church lies on the northern edge of Skien and is a beautiful romanesque stone…

    5.46 km away
  7. 1500 million of years of geological history. 

    5.50 km away
  8. Børsesjø is a protected nature reserve located at the northern end of Gjerpensdalen in…

    5.70 km away
  9. Lie cemetery with Lietorvet shopping center in Skien, was given in 1841 as a gift from…

    6.10 km away
  10. Telemark Kunstsenter (Telemark Art Senter) is a center of competence for professional…

    6.27 km away
  11. The Norges Bank building was built close to Skien church.

    6.28 km away
  12. Skien church was completed in 1894 after the great town fire.

    6.30 km away
  13. Their gallery is in the Cultural Centre called Ibsenhuset, which opened in 1973.

    6.44 km away
Previous Next


Michael`s cave, SkienMikaelshulen, or " St. Michaels Church in the Rock ", is a cave on the east side of Norsjø in Skien, some 30 m above the surface of the water.

Kapitelberget, SkienChurch ruins after the mighty Dagsætten (ancestry) in Skien. From the 1100s.

The cultural trail Århus-Venstøp-Fossum-Århus, SkienThe cultural trailat Århus in Skien leads through an area of the town steeped in history.

Rock carvings, SkienRock carvings offer a unique glimpse of a long-lost culture.