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  • 25. October 2019

    18th century shipwreck discovered in Norway

    Members of a Norwegian diving club has discovered the wreckage of the Dutch trading vessel Juffrau Elisabeth in Søgne, Norway. The Norwegian Directorate for Cultural Heritage will fund a site documentation conducted by The Norwegian Maritime Muse...

Directorate for Cultural Heritage

The Directorate for Cultural Heritage is responsible for the management of all archaeological and architectural monuments and sites and cultural environments in accordance with relevant legislation.


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Norwegian World Heritage

  • Bryggen in Bergen
  • Urnes stave church
  • Røros Mining town
  • The Rock Art of Alta
  • Vega Archipelago
  • West Norwegian Fjords
  • Struve Geodetic Arc
  • Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage Site


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