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The Ibsen stairs

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3732, Skien

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32 of the 127 steps are decorated with well-known quotes from Ibsen’s Peer Gynt.

One may walk through the entire drama, from the opening line of the first act, “Peer – you are lying”, to Solveig’s line “ – in my hope and in my love” in the fifth act.

The steps are made of concrete and covered by granite.

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Tel: 35 90 55 20

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