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August Tours with MS EIKERN FROM EIDSFOSS! This late summer you can join several trips from Eidsfoss, with the pleasant ferry MS Eikern. Book your tickets here. (Also applies to the free family trip on 21 august) Welcome on board! Theme tours with MS Eikern from Eidsfoss August 2022: Wednesday 17. August at 6 pm: Sushie […]

Walk from one Dance floor to the next A nice Day for a Stroll 13 August at 2 p.m, you can join Fred Nordseth for a nice walk from one stage/dance floor to another. Feel free to bring something in your bag, such as a song, an instrument, a story etc. We will be meeting […]

Guided Tour included in the Museum ticket Are you at Eidsfoss a weekend this summer, and have bought a ticket for the Ironworks Museum? Meet up at 3pm outside the post office in Bråtagata, and join a tour with one of the knowledgeable Eidsfoss guides. You can also buy a ticket there. Pay by vipps […]

Free children’s party – a dear tradition at Eidsfoss hall – 2 Aug 12-16pm This year’s Happy Streets (Lyckliga gatan) children’s party offers well-known and beloved children’s activities at Eidsfoss hall, such as a mini general store, drawing table, Lego building, reading aloud, swimming, teddy bear hospital, swapping toy shop, carpentry etc. Come early! There […]

Outdoors Day for the Whole Family on August 20 – Free Activities Active in Eidsfoss and a number of associations, invite you and your family to this year’s Outdoors Day (Friluftstreff) in Eidsfoss. It is a day with many activities, and you are welcome to stay the night in one of the huts in Sandvik. All […]

MS Eikern offers a delicious prawn cruise on Saturday 23 July. The small cozy ferry  leaves from Thorrud camping at 6pm and returns to the same place at 9pm. Prawns with side dishes is included in the ticket, and drinks are sold with on board. The trip costs NOK 495 per person. Welcome! Order tickets […]

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 […]

The Eidsfoss Festival – with Terje Tysland, Di Derre and others The Eidsfoss festival is being held for the 32nd time and is thus the oldest festival organized i Norway this year! Experience the beautiful new stage, which was inaugurated last year, without restrictions entirely! Blues lunch and trips with MS Eikern True to tradition, […]

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. […]

Concerts and activities for the whole family This year, Eidsfoss hosts the Sarahkkas indigenous festival. The festival is 17-19 June, and takes place on the festival grounds by the power station. There is a lot going on, exhibitors and concerts with well-known artists such as Mari Boine, Sara Marielle Gaup Beaska, Elin Kåven and Rohta. There […]

Official opening of The Iron Ore Road (Malmveien) Skoger and Konnerud and Hof History associations (historielag), have in recent years reconstructed a more than 300-year-old transport route between Konnerud and Eidsfoss. During a 30-year period, ore was driven from the Nikkerud mines at Konnerud across Vestskauen to Eidsfos Verk in Hof during the winter. The […]

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