21 Sights in Trondheim, Norway (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Trondheim, Norway. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 21 sights are available in Trondheim, Norway.

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1. Nidaros Cathedral

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Nidaros Cathedral is a Church of Norway cathedral located in the city of Trondheim in Trøndelag county. It is built over the burial site of King Olav II, who became the patron saint of the nation, and is the traditional location for the consecration of new kings of Norway. It was built over a 230-year period, from 1070 to 1300 when it was substantially completed. However additional work, additions and renovations have continued intermittently since then, including a major reconstruction starting in 1869 and completed in 2001.

Wikipedia: Nidaros Cathedral (EN)

2. Hornemansgården

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Wildebeest Farm, located at 7 King Street, is one of the huge 17th century wooden tents of Andromeda Throne, filling the entire block between the square, King Street, our Lady's graveyard and President Road. This quarter came about as a result of Sicignon's control after the city fire in 1681. Here is a list of pie coriander, the Plenipotentiary of amswriter, a farm burning in 1708. The whole quarter lay unbuilt until 1720, when the conductor physicist and team doctor Paul Doles (16891748) bought everything at auction except the East of the thing against the cemetery. Donors later took over the remainder of the quarter and listed several other buildings. The main building still exists as the first floor of the wildebeest farm. There is a building along King's Street from the east main entrance to the corner facing the square, with flanks facing the square. Double-mounted walls at both ends confirm that the house was preserved and built when the entire farm was later altered in total. The farms listed in the donation were described in fire tariffs in 1766, a year after a new owner took over:

Wikipedia: Hornemansgården (NO)

3. Stiftsgårdsparken

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Stiftsgårdsparken is a park adjacent to Stiftsgården in Midtbyen in Trondheim. Stiftsgården is 3,000 m² and was previously closed. During the renovation of the park in the period 1996 – 1997, the park was opened and incorporated into a continuous pedestrian area between Bispegata and Jomfrugata. During the renovation, the park was adapted to the historical elements such as original axes, vegetation and fences. The design consists of a circular space with a fountain with benches and planting. Around the fountain and through the park, pedestrian zones have been established consisting of both gravel paths and slate aisles. The park's royal monument to King Olav V was designed by Harald Wårvik. In 2004, the massive fence between the park and Sommerveita was removed and replaced with a wrought iron fence with a gate, allowing the park direct access to Torget.

Wikipedia: Stiftsgårdsparken (NO)

4. Ilen kirke

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Ilen Church is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Trondheim municipality in Trøndelag county, Norway. It is located in the Ila area in the city of Trondheim, on the 250-metre (820 ft) wide isthmus between the river Nid and the Trondheimsfjord. It is the church for the Ilen parish which is part of the Heimdal og Byåsen prosti (deanery) in the Diocese of Nidaros. The gray, stone church was built in a cruciform style in 1889 by the local building company of Jacob Digre, according to a design by Trondheim based architect Eugene Sissenére. The church seats about 550 people, although it originally fit about 900. The seating was reduced to meet the fire regulations.

Wikipedia: Ilen Church (EN)

5. Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum

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Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum is a museum in Trondheim, founded in 1893. The museum has collections of older and newer handicrafts, of which approx. 15% are exhibited in the museum's premises in Munkegaten. The lower floor is dedicated to the historical collections of style, including silver works from the 16th and 17th centuries from the 1700s and Norwegian glassworks from the 1700s. In 1907, Belgian architect Henri van der Velde designed an interior for the museum that today forms the core of a rich art nouveau exhibition. The modern collection includes Scandinavian designs from 1950–1965, a jewellery collection, as well as over 20 tapestries by Hannah Ryggen.

Wikipedia: Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum (NO)

6. Klemenskirken

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St. Clement's Church was a medieval wooden church in Trondheim, and was the first church to be built in Trondheim. According to The Larger Saga of Olav Tryggvason, the church was first erected when Olav Tryggvason built Nidaros and built his royal residence at Skipakrok around 997. Snorri Sturluson also wrote this in his royal sagas. After Olav's death, the sons of Håkon Sigurdsson allowed the church to fall into disrepair, and it was burned down by Svein Håkonsson during an attack on the city in 1015. The church was then rebuilt the following year by St. Olav, and stood until it burned in 1344.

Wikipedia: Klemenskirken (NO)

7. Vår Frue kirke

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Vår Frue Church is a medieval parish church of the Church of Norway in Trondheim municipality in Trøndelag county, Norway. It is located in the downtown Midtbyen area of the city of Trondheim, just a few blocks north of the Nidaros Cathedral. It is one of the two churches for the Nidaros og Vår Frue parish which is part of the Nidaros domprosti (arch-deanery) in the Diocese of Nidaros. The gray, stone church was built in a long church design in the late 1100s using plans drawn up by Bjørn Sigvardsson. The church seats about 540 people.

Wikipedia: Vår Frue Church (EN)

8. Trondheim Kunstmuseum Bispegata

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Trondheim Kunstmuseum Bispegata Christian Michelides / CC BY-SA 4.0

The Trondheim Art Museum is an art museum located in Trondheim in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. The museum shows temporary exhibitions of international and regional art in dialogue with works from the museum's collection. The museum possesses Norway's third largest public art collection with an emphasis on art since 1850. The permanent collection contains iconic works such as Harald Sohlberg's Natt (1904), Georg Jacobsen's Haren (1922), and Peder Balke's Nordkapp (1870s).

Wikipedia: Trondheim Kunstmuseum (EN)

9. Rockheim

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Rockheim is Norway's national museum for popular music from the 1950s to the present. It is a division of Museene i Sør-Trøndelag and is housed in a former grain warehouse in Trondheim. It opened in 2010; since 2013, the director has been Sissel Guttormsen. The museum also has a virtual presence, Virtuelle Rockheim, which launched in 2009, and since 2011 musicians and groups have been chosen for the Rockheim Hall of Fame.

Wikipedia: Rockheim (EN)

10. Norsk Døvemuseum

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Norsk Døvemuseum is a museum in Trondheim, Norway. It is a division of Trøndelag Folkemuseum. The museum is located in Rødbygget, which was drawn by Christian Heinrich Grosch. It was the first Neo-Gothic building in Trondheim, built in 1855. The museum was established in 1992, and rebuilt in 2009. Today the upper floors hold offices, and a café is located on the first floor.

Wikipedia: Norsk Døvemuseum (EN)

11. The NTNU Museum of Natural History and Archaeology

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The NTNU University Museum in Trondheim is one of seven Norwegian university museums with natural and cultural history collections and exhibits. The museum has research and administrative responsibility over archaeology and biology in Central Norway. Additionally, the museum operates comprehensive community outreach programs and has exhibits in wooden buildings in Kalvskinnet.

Wikipedia: NTNU Museum of Natural History and Archaeology (EN)

12. Justismuseet

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The Norwegian National Museum of Justice, Norwegian: 'Justismuseet', until 2016: Norsk Rettsmuseum, is a public museum of penal justice and law enforcement in Trondheim, Norway. From 2001-2017, the director of the museum was ohan Sigfred Helberg. From 2017-2018, the director was Brynja Birgisdottir and since 2019, has been Åshild Karevold. It is housed in a former prison.

Wikipedia: Norwegian National Museum of Justice (EN)

13. Ekserserhuset

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Ekserserhuset was built in 1805–1806 by general and architect Nicolai Wilhelm Gedde as an exerserhus for the soldiers in Trondheim. The house contained a gymnasium of 350 sqm. The house is built with a pitched roof and in red brick. From 1945, the building together with Bakeriet and Munkegata nr. 6 District Command Trøndelag was headquartered.

Wikipedia: Ekserserhuset (NO)

14. Olavshallen

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Olavshallen was built in 1989 as a concert hall and is named after a historical tradition in Trondheim, Norway, the St. Olav tradition. The foundation stone was laid by HM King Olav V 22 July 1988. Olavshallen opened for its first concert 17 September 1989 with jazz pianist Oscar Peterson and the official opening was held on 21 September.

Wikipedia: Olavshallen Concert Hall (EN)

15. Iladalen park

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Iladalen Park is a park in the borough of Iladalen in the district of Sagene in Oslo, Norway. The 27.9 acre park was established in 1948. The park is the centerpiece of the overall planned residential facility in Iladalen, and is the city's best preserved park in the functionalist style, with simplicity and objectivity in design.

Wikipedia: Iladalen Park (Oslo) (EN)

16. Stiftsgården

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Stiftsgården is the royal residence in Trondheim, Norway. It is centrally situated on the city’s most important thoroughfare, Munkegaten. At 140 rooms constituting 4000 m² (43000 ft²), it is possibly the largest wooden building in Northern Europe, and it has been used by royalty and their guests since 1800.

Wikipedia: Stiftsgården (EN)

17. Riksregalieutstillingen

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Riksregalieutstillingen is an exhibition for the public in the Archbishop's Palace in Trondheim where the Kingdom of Norway's regalia and coronation equipment are displayed. The exhibition was opened on 22 June 2006, one hundred years to the day after the coronation of King Haakon VII and Queen Maud.

Wikipedia: Riksregalieutstillingen (NO)

18. Underoffiserskolen

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Munkegata # 6 was built in 1812-1814 for the engineer's depot. The building was also used as a local for the sub -officer school. From 1930, the school also became a command school, under the name 5th Division school. The school business was moved in 1975.

Wikipedia: Munkegata nr. 6 (NO)

19. Erkebispegården

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Erkebispegården Trondheim Havn from Trondheim, Norway / CC BY-SA 2.0

The Archbishop's Palace in Trondheim is a castle and palace in the city of Trondheim, located just south of the Nidaros Cathedral. For hundreds of years, the castle was the seat, residence and administrative center of the Archbishop of Nidaros.

Wikipedia: Archbishop's Palace, Trondheim (EN)

20. Rustkammeret

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"The Armoury" Army Museum in Trondheim is a military museum in the Archbishop's Palace (Erkebispegården) in Trondheim, Norway. Today it is a Norwegian army museum as well as a resistance museum, emphasizing the military history of Trøndelag.

Wikipedia: Rustkammeret (EN)

21. Go'dagen

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Go'dagen NN. Private photo (the family); the sculptures: Tone Thiis Schjetne / CC BY-SA 3.0

Go'dagen is a sculpture by sculptor Tone Thiis Schjetne. It is a total of about 175 cm high and cast in bronze. It was made in 1980 and is available in two copies: One stands in Stavanger and one in Trondheim.

Wikipedia: Go'dagen (NO)

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