Norwegian Museum of Hydro Power and Industry, Tyssedal, Odda

Norwegian Museum of Hydro Power and Industry

Take part in the Norwegian industrial adventure in Tyssedal! Early in the last century hydroelectric power created the modern Norway. The Norwegian Hydropower - and Industrial Museum is presenting the history through the industry villages Odda and Tyssedal. Our main attractions are the multimedia program "The Industry Fairytale" and Tyssedal Power Plant, as well as the exhibitions "The Great Step", "A Shining Metallic Future" and "Waterfall...". These attractions are making our near history almost alive. In the workers' dwellings in Folgefonna Street we bring you into the daily life of the families of industry workers through the multi media programme "The Children at Bakka" and guided tours inside apartments from various eras. We present the photographer Knud Knudsen through exhibition and multimedia program.

Use NVIM as a starting point for a fantastic journey into the "rallar's" (working man) dramatical landscape. Children/Family, Adventure centre, Architecture, Museum.

Time and location
Day: Every day
Time: 24.05.10 - 07.09.10, kl. 10:00 - 17:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft- og Industristadmuseum (NVIM)

Day: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time: 08.09.10 - 23.12.10, kl. 10:00 - 15:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft- og Industristadmuseum (NVIM)

Day: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time: 01.01.10 - 23.05.10, kl. 10:00 - 15:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft- og Industristadmuseum (NVIM)

Facilities:


Language

Norwegian

German

English




Food and drinks

summer café

outside dining area

Activities

guided trips


Museums, Galleries and crafts

gallery

exhibition


Additional information


M.a.s.: 0

 


Opening times




Day: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,
Friday
Time: 05.09.06 - 18.05.07,

kl. 10:00 - 15:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft og Industrimuseum
(NVIM)




Day: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,
Friday
Time: 07.09.09 - 23.12.09,

kl. 10:00 - 15:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft- og
Industristadmuseum (NVIM)




Day: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,
Friday
Time: 01.01.10 - 23.05.10,

kl. 10:00 - 15:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft- og
Industristadmuseum (NVIM)




Day: Every day
Time: 24.05.10 - 07.09.10,

kl. 10:00 - 17:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft- og
Industristadmuseum (NVIM)




Day: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,
Friday
Time: 08.09.10 - 23.12.10,

kl. 10:00 - 15:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft- og
Industristadmuseum (NVIM
Day: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,
Friday
Time: 01.01.09 - 23.05.09,

kl. 10:00 - 15:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft- og
Industristadmuseum (NVIM)
Day: Every day
Time: 24.05.09 - 06.09.09,

kl. 10:00 - 18:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft- og
Industristadmuseum (NVIM)
Day: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,
Friday
Time: 08.09.08 - 23.12.08,

kl. 10:00 - 15:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft- og
Industristadmuseum (NVIM)
Day: Every day
Time: 19.05.08 - 14.09.08,

kl. 10:00 - 17:00
Location: Norsk Vasskraft- og
Industristadmuseum (NVIM)
Day: Every day
Time: 19.05.07 - 09.09.07,

kl. 10:00 - 17:00
Location: Norsk vasskraft- og industrimuseum
(NVIM)

 

How to get Norwegian Museum of Hydro Power and Industry

  • Bergen-Tyssedal: 160 km
  • Oslo-Tyssedal: 365 km
  • Odda-Tyssedal: 10 km
  • Eidfjord-Tyssedal: 60 km
  • Haugesund-Tyssedal: 144 km
  • Voss-Tyssedal: 72 km

Norwegian Museum of Hydro Power and Industry - Map:
Norwegian Museum of Hydro Power and Industry - Map
Also read: The world of the "rallar", NVIM - Tyssedal, Odda

Contact:
Norwegian Museum of Hydro Power and Industry
Naustbakken 7
5770 Tyssedal
Phone: 53 65 00 50
Fax: 53 65 00 51
Internet: http://www.nvim.no/
Also visit Tyssedal power plant (1906) In Tyssedal, Odda - A Historical monument Architecture Museum.



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