Clarion Collection Hotel Bryggeparken
Phone: (47) 35 912100
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Arts & Museums
The Brekkeparken is a great site that offers moments of respite to the many visitors that pay a visit to it. Blessed with a large landscaped park, famous museums like the Telemark museum along with various other attractions like restaurants and a bookstore, it undoubtedly draws plenty of tourists each year. Offering visitors the best of both worlds from a sneak into the local history to typical farm-styled buildings, the site is quite vibrant and entertaining. Certainly, Brekkeparken is one such destination that can be admired and explored effortlessly. Exhibits can be viewed by appointment throughout the year. Call ahead for more details.
The Henrik Ibsen Museum is a reflection of the playwright and dramatist Henrik Ibsen's life and lifestyle. Known for his poetry and as a theater director, the father of contemporary drama is paid tribute to at this destination. Now serving as a museum, the historic home is a site full of collections by the veteran. The interiors of the home brings about a modern feel. There are multi-media exhibitions also staged here which interactively depicts the life of this playwright. Now owned by the Telemark Museum, it constituted the home of the theater master for 8 long years. For more details, do call ahead.
Southern Actor is a ship converted into a museum. The ship was a whale catcher and now is part of Sandefjord Museum. The ship was built in 1950 and was restored in 1995.