Until our time it was the shipping and trade that characterized the district. Trade flourishes still, and the river is becoming a major traffic artery for large and small vessels.
A walk through Osebro district and Osebakken takes you to a pleasant environment, historical buildings and interesting shops.
It has been the site of commerce and business for many centuries and includes one of Porsgrunns oldest residential areas.
Learn more about the natural history of our planet.
South of Porsgrunn, across Frierfjorden and further into Bamble by Herre, there is an…
As the first geopark in Scandinavia, Gea Norvegica became member of the Global Geoparks…
Welcome to a unique porcelain experience in Porsgrunn!
Norway's only porcelain factory is located in Porsgrunn.
A hidden pearl right in the center at Porsgrunn City Museum.
The childrens favorite place to visit, lots of activities.
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".
M / S Victoria is known as the channel Queen and is regarded as Telemark's flagship. M /…
New, modern fish ladder in down town of Skien.
Snipetorp is Skien's oldest residential after the city fires in 1854 and 1886.
Brekkeparken is one lovely place to visit, beautiful garden and great views of the town…
The Ibsen Steps were restored in April 1995.
Ibsenhuset is named after Skien's famous son, Henrik Ibsen.