The history is alive by the Telemark Canal.
For guidet tours in Ulefoss cultural heritage, please contact Jon Harald, tel. +47 994 11 253, or Ann Cathrin tel. +47 918 52 368 (2 days in advance).
Groups can book through firstname.lastname@example.org
For package deals with accommodation, please contact the tourist information via email@example.com / tel. +47 41 45 22 29.
The following guidet tours are available, and our certified guides are ready to tell you everything you want to know about:
"Oline's history" at Øvre Verket, Ulefoss
Øvre Verket is a unique collection of worker's houses, that previously belonged to Ulefoss Jernverk. Oline is one of many residents that lived there with her family.
Duration: 45 min. Price NOK 100,- per person.
Restaurant Øvre Verket Spiseri is open Fridays and Saturdays 17-21, and Sundays 14-20. Tel. +47 991 64 073.
"Temming av den vrange fossen" by Vrangfoss locks
(Eng: Taming the difficult waterfall)
The largest lock construction on the Telemark Canal.
Duration: 60 min. Price NOK 100,- per person.
The tour starts by the top lock chamber.
"Ulefoss gir jernet" about Ulefoss Jernverk, the iron factory in Ulefoss
The tour starts at Øvre Verket.
Duration 60 min. Price NOK 100,- per person.
"The gem from the middle ages" at Romnes Church
A guidet tour in the authentic middle age church at Romnes.
Duration 45 min. Price NOK 100,- per person.
Opening hours: From June to September, but only for religious services, ceremonies and reserved guidet tours.
nome.kirken.no / Tel. +47 35 94 62 62.
Øvre Verket reprents one of the most important culturally historic places from the years...
Ulefos Hovedgaard offers guided tours in beautiful natural surroundings. Here you can see...
The medieval church Romnes is beautifully located by lake Norsjø and the Telemark Canal.
Gea Norvegica Geopark is Scandinavia’s first UNESCO recognized geopark.
Skien sluse er en del av den første utbyggingen av Telemarkskanalen, Norsjø-Skienkanalen,...
Norsjø's white swan M/S Telemarken sails between Akkerhaugen and Lunde.
Mikaelshulen, or " St. Michaels Church in the Rock ", is a cave on the east side of...
The Fruitvillage at Gvarv is Norways´s capital of appleproduction. Experience
The Evju Bygdetun in Sauherad is an interesting and lively local museum in mid- Telemark...
The Løveid Canal at Skotfosss connects Norsjø by the "Fare Elva".
Skotfoss church is from the year 1900.
Gamle Union Brug Antikk has 1700 square meters of old treasures and antiquities from...
Rock carvings offer a unique glimpse of a long-lost culture.
Henrik Ibsen was born in Skien on 20 March 1828 and his childhood home is just a few...
The iron age-house at Aarhus in Skien was opened in September 2005.
1500 million of years of geological history.