Attractions in Setesdal

Traditions, art, culture and nature

The Setesdal valley has century-long traditions in the silversmith's craft and folk music. The beautiful minerals are, of course, even older. Iron production from the Viking age, local building styles, art and handicraft are exhibited in the valley's museums.

Museums and exhibitions

Sosteli farm

The deserted farm Sosteli is one of the best-preserved Iron Age farms in Europe. Sosteli was settled…

D/S Bjoren

Embark on a voyage with the old wood-fired steamship Bjoren from 1866. Every Sunday in June, July…

Bygland Museum

Bygland Museum is an open-air museum with old farm buildings from the 17th century and onwards. The…

Renewable energy

Made in Setesdal

UNESCO-listed folk music