Haugesund region - The Homeland of The Viking Kings
Haugesund International Jazz Festival
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Sildajazz in Haugesund has become one of the two biggest jazz festivals in the country. The Tradjazz profile is clear, but most other styles are also presented in a festival that most people enjoy. The festival has between 40,000 and 50,000 visitors....

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The norwegian film festival

Haugesund again welcomes more than a thousand film people to a 7-day-long film festival. In addition to watching films our visitors can attend concerts, art exhibitions and the Amanda Award Show. For more information visit our web-site:...

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Viking Farm

The reconstructed farm actually lies on a tiny forested island below the medieval Olav’s Church at Avaldsnes. There are a number of structures – longhouse, firehouse, roundhouse and a large boat house which make up the homestead. The farm is designed to...



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