Welcome to West Telemark Museum
West Telemark Museum offers a wide range of experiences, exciting exhibitions and interesting stories.
West Telemark Museum manages a number of museums and attractions. Artworks; sculpture, paintings, photographs, historic places and buildings, restored “Stave-Churches”, exciting old mining operations and ski sport history are examples of what you can experience through our museums.
Have a look around our website and check out our special offers and events to learn more about what we offer.

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Western Telemark in pictures and on film
See what Western Telemark looks like from a helicopter, or take a virtual trip along the Telemark Canal with the canal boat MS Henrik Ibsen.
 

The whetstone quarry
Would you like to see the whetstone quarry or learn more about the history of the whetstone? In the summer the tourist trail is open with information boards and rest areas.
 

The movie about Sondre Norheim
In the movie “Frikaren på ski” you can see how Sondre revolutionized skiing and gave rise to modern ski sport. Words like Slalom, Telemark-landing and Telemark-turn have their origins in Morgedal and Telemark. The new skis you buy today are still built on Sondre`s principles.
 

See Tveitenstoga on the move
What is 10 m long, weighs 90 tonnes and is out on a sleigh ride? NRK has made a report on the moving of ‘Tveitenstoga’ to Vest-Telemark Museum, Eidsborg
 
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