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Hillestad Gallery


Tovdal, 4869, Dølemo

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Art exhibitions, sale of handicrafts and production of Tovdal jewellery - in Hillestad in Åmli. Refreshments are sold in the café. Many of Norway’s most famous artists have had sole exhibitions at Hillestad Gallery.

Here you can enjoy and buy beautiful art and handmade Hillestad jewellery, in typical Norwegian surroundings. There is a wide selection of modern handcraft for sale, and the gift shop offers for instance textiles from Eklund and gift items from Brøste. Free admission.

There is a play tower for children outdoors, in addition to other playground facilities. There's a path from the gallery up the mountain to Lindeknuten, one of the 20 summits of Åmli.



  • activities for children
  • exhibition

Conference facilities

  • function rooms

General facilities

  • coach/truck parking
  • menu
  • parking place
  • playground

Museums, Galleries and crafts

  • arts and crafts exhibition
  • paintings



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    Recent Reviews:

    • 401nathant
      Seaton, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 2nd July 2015
      Great for every age! Very friendly owners, Great Park for children. Perfectly placed at the bottom of a hiking route. All round great place to visit. Read full review
    • ArthriticDonkey
      Birmingham, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Interesting visit
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 20th August 2015
      Tucked away in a quiet and beautiful valley, with an interesting selection of art and craft work. The staff are very friendly and there is a comfortable cafe. Read full review
    • 80kga
      Åmli, Aust-Agder, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 27th June 2016
      A very Nice place to stop for art and coffee and cake. Nice walks in the valley. Friendly owners. Karin Gangsei Read full review

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    Tel: +47 970 40 553

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