The Folgefonn Centre
- Museums and Attractions
The new Folgefonn Centre in the village of Rosendal, on the Hardangerfjord, offers interactive exhibitions on the Folgefonna National Park, aquatic life in the Hardangerfjord, the world's water cycle, sustainable use of natural resources, and climate change.
Visitor Centre for Folgefonna national park
As a part of the exhibitions you will also find information on Folgefonna national park. Here you can also get information on activities and hiking in the national park, gateways and attractions around the Folgefonn peninsula.
Four films are shown at the centre:
- "Of Water it is created" - A Journey in the Waterscape of Western Norway
- "The Drama of the Mountains" - Geology
- "The Life of the Hardangerfjord"
- "The Roar of the Rutting Stags"
The Boatbuilding Museum - Skaaluren Collection
Folgefonn Centre and the Boatbuilding Museum have joint admission. The Skaaluren Collection documents the history of wooden boatbuilding in Hardanger, with emphasis on the peak years 1850-1950. At the museum entrance, there is information about the region's modern maritime industries.