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Sandal i Jolster, Norway
+47 57 72 67 82
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Great place in a steep hill

Here is the beautiful setting. The place is well worth a visit. Keep in mind that there is a steep... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Moss Municipality, Norway
Brilliant museum and stunning location

Today we had a guided tour in English by Maria which was very good indeed. Astrup's art is a... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
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Sandal i Jolster, Norway
+47 57 72 67 82
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Here is the beautiful setting. The place is well worth a visit. Keep in mind that there is a steep hill up to the yard where the artist has unfolded. It tastes good with a coffee here.

Thank 731ingeh
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Today we had a guided tour in English by Maria which was very good indeed. Astrup's art is a revelation and on a par with French impressionists. It was a particular pleasure to be shown around his house and studio by a knowledgeable guide who...More

Thank Guildforgourmet
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Astruptunet is where the Norwegian artist Nikolai Astrup lived and worked through the latter parts of his life. Astrup is sometimes described as Munchs brighter cuisins, his paintings mainly picturing people and nature around Jølster, where Astruptunet is. Astrup also spent parts of his life...More

Thank matiasrake
Reviewed 7 August 2016

A wonderful place to visit. Very interesting to see all these old houses and hear about the painter Nikolai Astrup´s history and life. He made this place, which was his home. He lived here together with his family until he died too young in 1928....More

Thank jorun53
Reviewed 19 August 2013

During our breathtaking holidays by car in North-West of Norway we also visited the ASTRUPTUNET. The whole trip was an amazing trip through, whatever its possible to believe from nature itself, a wonderlandstory of a countryside. The Astruptunet is a museum dedicated to the artpainter...More

Thank sveinenator
Reviewed 25 May 2007

Astruptunet is situated on the southern shores of Lake Jolster. Driving northwards from Forde, take the road to the right at Vassenden - close to Jolster hotel. Drive about 10 km - parking by the lake. Entrance fee NOK 50.- includes a guided tour. Cafe...More

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