A day in the name of railway history 14:00. Lecture on the Rjukan line by Guro Nordby, curator at the Norwegian Industrial Workers’ Museum. 15:15 Styrkar Bråthen and his partner Arlid Tangerud talk about the work with the models in the exhibition Fremtidstoget (The Future train) in Snekkerverkstedet. 16:30. After the lectures in Snekkersalen, the […]
Opening of the old road between the iron ore mines and the ironworks – hiking, lectures and entertainment Some of the most important mines for the Eidsfoss ironworks were located in the Konnerud field. The transport of ore went by boat and rail, but also by road to Eidsfoss. Hof history association has, in collaboration […]
Concerts and activities for the whole family At the indigenous festival Sarahkkas, a lot is happening. There will be exhibitors, concerts with Mari Boine, Sara Marielle Gaup Beaska and Elin Kåven and Rohta. There will also be workshops, ceremonies, a workshop for young and old, a children’s parade, arts and crafts, canoeing and organic food. […]
Market, activities and entertainment for the whole family 12-17 both days After a two-year break, we are finally having Pentecost market at Eidsfoss again! For more than 30 years, the event at the old ironworks has signalled that the summer is upon us, and this year more is happening than ever before. In the industrial […]
Volunteer Day in Sandvik. On the occasion of the volunteer day, the association Aktiv in Eidsfoss invites to a dugnad and social gathering at Sandvik beach. There are canoes for loan, and those who want it can spend the night in one of the small huts that have been set up. Welcome!
Eidsfoss Open Air Festival On Saturday 21 August, this year’s Open Air Festival at beautiful Eidsfoss, is due. That means a full day of outdoor activities, for the whole family. Do you want to try mountain climbing? Or does fishing and canoeing tempt more? You can also taste freshly baked bread, join the hiking trail […]
Friluftstreff på Eidsfoss 24 august 11-19 er helt gratis. Masse som skjer for barn i alle aldre. Kanopadling, fisking, turer, quiz, skyting, spikking, mat på bål og annen utekos.
The Stone Gathering – a Dear Tradition Friday July 19, this year’s Stone gathering kicks off for the twentyfirst time. It is free to enter, and the event draws hundreds of mineral collectors and interested people each year. The gathering includes a geology market, activities and exhibitions, and last for the whole weekend. Join a casting […]