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Old Stavanger, Stavanger
Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Get a taste of Norway's past at Old Stavanger, the city's historical district and home to one of the largest collections of preserved wooden homes in the region. Dating mainly from the 18th and early 19th centuries, these Stavanger homes characterize the architectural style that once existed nationwide. The cobbled streets wind between whitewashed historical homes, numbering 173 in all. Discover the multitude of craft stores and shops that now give life to the area. Be sure to stop by the local canning museum, which demonstrates the inner workings of a typical factory in the neighborhood at the dawn of the 20th century. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Old Stavanger and many more Stavanger attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Stavanger vacation planner.
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Flott område med masser av nostalgi Mye historie og utrolig fint, rent og ryddig. Noe helt annet enn høyblokker og støy fra trafikk. En særdeles fin opplevelse uansett om en er Intressert i historie e... read more »Great site with lots of nostalgia much history and incredibly nice, clean and tidy. Something completely different than high-rise buildings and the noise from the traffic. A particularly enjoyable experience regardless of whether one is interested in history or not.show original
Kjempe koselige gater som er brosteins belagt og husene ligger tett inntil hverandre det må spasseres for og få sett ....Giant cozy streets are cobbled and the houses are close to each other it has to spasseres and get the set. ...show original
A lovely walk through old town. Raining a lot. Roads quite slippery. No place to have a drink or something to eat.
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