The canalboats M/S Victoria and M/S Henrik Ibsen sails daily trips on the Telemark Canal from the middle of May until the middle of September.
Free parking on Hjellebrygga in Skien, where the boats depart. Remember to get the parking permit on the dock and put it visible in the windscreen of the car.
Tickets available at www.telemarkskanalen.no or booking ph. + 47 409 20 000.
New, modern fish ladder in down town of Skien.
Ibsenhuset is named after Skien's famous son, Henrik Ibsen.
Snipetorp is Skien's oldest residential after the city fires in 1854 and 1886.
The Ibsen Steps were restored in April 1995.
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The manor house at Søndre Brekke is truly magnificent.
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Teater Ibsen work to create experiences you’ll remember!
Church ruins after the mighty Dagsætten (ancestry) in Skien. From the 1100s.
Christian burial grounds, cooking pits and "witches graves".
1500 million of years of geological history.
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The iron age-house at Aarhus in Skien was opened in September 2005.
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Rock carvings offer a unique glimpse of a long-lost culture.