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Norwegian Museum of Hydropower and Industry

Naustbakken 7 | Tussedal, Tyssedal 5770, Norway
+47 53 65 00 55
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A fantastic museum!

We stumbled upon the hydropower museum and it turned out to be a really great find. Really well... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2016
dagnao
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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Interesting museum

Really interesting museum about the industriousness of the Norwegian people, especially in and... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2016
hishameissa
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Indy
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Naustbakken 7 | Tussedal, Tyssedal 5770, Norway
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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon the hydropower museum and it turned out to be a really great find. Really well organised. They start you off with an interesting historical exhibit about the local area and its hydropower history followed by a short intro film (available in english)....More

Thank dagnao
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Really interesting museum about the industriousness of the Norwegian people, especially in and around Odda. Worth a visit.

Thank hishameissa
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Following a stunning drive down the fjord we arrived at the impressive museum. After a fantastic introduction from the very knowledgable and passionate guide at reception we made our way into the upper part of the administration building to enjoy the exhibition detailing the fascinating...More

1  Thank LifeinourVan
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We went there on a rainy day; there is not too much to do in this part of Norway on days like that. When arriving, we had a nice introduction by the host, we were the only visitors and it was so nice. It is...More

Thank Hanne M
Reviewed 15 September 2015

A beautifully restored power station based on hydro power with an excellent guid speaking fluent English and telling a story of ingenuity and human value. You definitely can enjoy it alone or with kids the same.

Thank Ilan V
Reviewed 8 July 2015

this hydopower museum is a unique archeological site, perfect for a rainy day. the beaufully restored marble control room and machines are realy nice. we visited the site with a guide (30') but you can hang around longer. We also combined with a 60' walk...More

Thank Florptrip
Reviewed 8 March 2015

While the plant may seems outdated now, the location and the machinery in the facility are worth visiting. Dont miss the chance to climb to liletop on a via ferrata!

1  Thank JorgenJacobson
Reviewed 9 January 2015

We had a fun time here. We drove through tunnels (deep inside mountain and with roundabout) to arrive here. The fjord was narrow with tall backdrop. There were roadside cherry for sale (honor system) and they were fresh and yummy. The museum has nice collections...More

Thank Lily W
Reviewed 5 September 2014

from the hydro station to the dam very interesting engineering project. How it was built in the early 1900 with the equipment and resources they had to the logistics of building it all. well worth a visit.

Thank obbor
Reviewed 26 April 2012

The Tysso I power plant was constructed between 1906 and 1918, and was one of the largest high pressure power plants in the world. Take a trip to NVIM if you are in # Hardanger and experience a concert or a cultural event. Wonderful place...More

3  Thank NLie
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