Tyssedal power plant (1906), Tyssedal, Odda

Tyssedal power plant (1906), Tyssedal, Odda

In 1918, Tyssedal's hydropower facility was the biggest in Europe. Today, Tysso I Power Plant is a cultural monument - an architectural jewel beautifully situated by the Sørfjord, caringly restored. In the summer of 2004, Lilletopp, the plant at the top of the pipelines, has been opened to public. Visit the age of the industrial pioneers !



  • Norwegian
  • German
  • English

Food and drinks

  • summer café
  • outside dining area

Museums, Galleries and crafts

  • gallery
  • exhibition

Tyssedal power plant (1906), Tyssedal, Odda - Map
Tyssedal power plant (1906), Tyssedal, Odda - Map

Tyssedal power plant(1906)
Naustbakken 7
5770 Tyssedal, Tyssedal, Odda
Phone: 53 65 00 50
Fax: 53 65 00 51
Internet: http://www.nvim.no/
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