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Type:Cultural History Centre

Akademiet 2, 3864, Rauland

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Raulandsakademiet is a course and activity center in the center of Rauland and is the place in Norway that offers the most courses in traditional crafts. The course catalog is packed with over 60 courses in various crafts. Raulandsakademiet also houses the USN - Department of Traditional Art and Folk Music, which offers higher education in folk art and folk music.

Accommodation at the Raulandsakademiet
Raulandsakademiet is a member of Hostelling International Norway and offers affordable accommodation with breakfast all year round in simple, modern rooms.

Telemarkstunet is a collection of replicas of old houses from Rauland. These were set up as a trip in the 1990s.



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  • Fireplace
  • sauna

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  • Bus and group events

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    Recent Reviews:

    • 894hannes
      Skien, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Flott besøk
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 12th July 2020
      Her var det aktivitet for stor og små. Artig med bakeriet. Her ble det laget bakverk i vedfyrt steineovn. Flotte byggverk Read full review
    • Stian A
      Porsgrunn, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Fantastiske bakevarer
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 14th July 2020
      Koselig atmosfære. Er alltid innom å kjøper brød, kanelboller og skoleboller når vi er i Rauland, fantastisk gode. Read full review
    • MoonStarWolf
      Seljord, Norway
      Trip Type:
      Off season
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 27th June 2016
      I have only been here once and it was off season so everything was closed. Or we where on a privat tour and was allowed into the big store with all homemade products.. So many nice things there.. I... Read full review

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    Tel: +47 350 73 292

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    Raulandsakademiet in winterRaulandsakademiet, VinjeCheap accomodation all year round. Single-and two bed rooms. Bed and breakfast or full pension. 1,5 km from the centre of Rauland.

    Telemarkstunet by Rauland Academy, VinjeA collection of replicas of local traditional log buildings, filled with cultural activities.