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Brevik Town Museum

Type:Museum

Kirkevegen 4, Brevik Gamle Rådhus, 3950, Brevik

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About

Brevik Town Museum is situated in the heart of Brevik.

The Museum is located in the Town Hall erected in 1760. It was originally a general store owned by Jørgen Chrystie. It houses a pharmacy, complete general store and post office from around 1900-1920.

The Museum shows also "Grenland in war" -  the exhibition tells about daily life during the war (1940-1945).

The museum is open every Sunday from St.hans until the school starts, The museum can be orderd in advance. 

Facilities

General facilities

  • built - 1761

Museums, Galleries and crafts

  • guided tour by appointment
  • museum shop
  • theme exhibitions

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Ove H
      Porsgrunn, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Et historisk dypdykk!
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 2nd December 2014
      Et givende besøk der målet var å finne spor av slekta fra Brevik:-) Blant de mange historiebøkene fant jeg bilde av oldemor i den første boken jeg kikket i. Det ble ett par timer der jeg drømte meg... Read full review
    • Ove H
      Porsgrunn, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Spennende og lærerikt museumsbesøk
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 5th June 2016
      Gikk inn på museet i Brevik og sa til meg selv at jeg ikke skulle gå derfra før jeg fant spor av min familie på morsiden, som har bodd i Brevik i mange generasjoner..Det lykkes jeg med. Mye... Read full review
    • arntolavs
      Sigdal Municipality, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Thaifestival
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 30th July 2017
      Siste lørdag i juli har det blitt tradisjon med en thailandsk markering med mat og opptog til ære for den thailandske kongen som var på besøk i Brevik i 1907. Her får du muligheten til å smake på... Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Contact

    Tel: 35 54 45 00

    Opening Times

    Season (24 June 2019 - 18 Aug 2019)
    DayTimes
    Monday - SaturdayClosed
    Sunday12:00 - 15:00

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