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Nordnorsk kunstmuseum – «The Art Museum of Northern Norway»

Nordnorsk kunstmuseum – «The Art Museum of Northern Norway»

This is the the northernmost art museum in Norway, and was established in 1985. The museum focuses on art from the northern part of Norway, from the 18th century, such as paintings, sculptures, graphics, photos, videos, textiles and crafts, ranging from Romanticism to Modernism. There’s also temporary exhibitions with varying themes. The museum has the…

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Ishavskatedralen – «The Arctic Cathedral»

Ishavskatedralen – «The Arctic Cathedral»

Tromsdalen Church, also known as Ishavskatedralen (The Arctic Cathedral) was dedicated on November 19, 1965. Architect Jan Inge Hovig succeeded in creating a masterpiece. The cathedral is a landmark visible from the Tromsø Sound, the Tromsø Bridge and when landing in Tromsø by aircraft. The 11 aluminum-coated concrete panels on each side of the roof…

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