Rosendal - Folgefonn Centre

Visit the Folgefonn Centre in the village of Rosendal.

Included in your cruise
  • Interactive exhibitions
  • Learn more about the importance of water, and how water travels around the world
  • Experience the biodiversity and landscape of Folgefonna National Park
  • Hear the story about how the Folgefonn peninsula was created
  • Difficulty level

    Level 1: Easy - suitable for most people

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  • Please note

    Appropriate warm layered clothing and comfortable walking shoes.

The Folgefonn Centre in the village of Rosendal holds the Tourist information, The Folgefonna National parks visitor centre and the old shipbuilding museum "Skaalurensamlinga".  

Interactive exhibitions tell the story of the glacier, Folgefonna National Park, aquatic life in the Hardangerfjord, the world’s water cycle, sustainable use of natural resources, climate and climate change.  

Why did people settle here 9000 years ago, and how did they survive? 

How does climate change affect life in the fjord?  

What is the connection between the ocean, the weather and the glaciers? 

Learn more by a visit to the Folgefonn centre. 

Practical information: 

  • Language: English and Norwegian.

  • Included: Entrance ticket, Waffle and Coffee. 

  • Remarks/requirements: Appropriate warm layered clothing and comfortable walking shoes. 

  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes.