The Cobalt Works, Buskerud

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#2 of 26 in Museums in Buskerud
Established in the 18th century to extract cobalt ore, The Cobalt Works today represents a top tourist attraction offering important insight into the history of the industry. Visitors learn about the production and extraction of cobalt with guided tours of the mines and the area. The museum hosts an annual art exhibit. Please be sure to visit the website for further details. Take the guesswork out of planning a Geithus vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.
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  • This tour is for adults and was held by a very knowledgeable guide. I brought two grandsons, aged 7 and 12. The older boy very much enjoyed all the information and learnt a lot. The younger also...  more »
  • I recommend visiting this to everyone. Such an incredible history. Visiting mines, the ability to see what did with bare hands - stuck in my head. Tours available in Norvegian and English. Our guide....  more »
  • Went on the 12 o'clock tour and it was cloudy and wet when we went in, wearing ponchos and hard hats It was cold inside but the poncho kept me warm. The hard hat protected my head on a couple of...  more »

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