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Sigrid Undset's Home Bjerkebaek

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Literary Museum

Sigrid Undset although born in Denmark is a Norwegian literary icon. After some success in... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Andrea B
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Readers of Sigrid Undset should not miss this

We finally got to visit Bjerkebaek, after having read several of her books, read about her stays in... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2016
Per Hilding S
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Fredrikstad Municipality, Norway
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18 Aug 2018
“Literary Museum”
5 Aug 2016
“Readers of Sigrid Undset should not miss this”
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Welcome to the home of Sigrid Undset, the Nobel laureate of 1928. Here you can join guided tours in her home, and enjoy the beautiful garden. Nice cafe and museum shop. Guided tours daily in the summer season and weekends in September.
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Sigrid Undsets veg 16, Lillehammer 2615, Norway
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Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Sigrid Undset although born in Denmark is a Norwegian literary icon. After some success in Christiana / Oslo she moved with her two children, with a third on the way to Lillehammer, where she wrote her most world famous books - the Kristin Lavransdatter trilogy....More

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Reviewed 6 August 2016

We finally got to visit Bjerkebaek, after having read several of her books, read about her stays in Rome (especially "Jenny") and her converting to Catholicism, her strong comments on society and moral issues. Visiting the museum in Lillehammer, especially being shown around and inside...More

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Siv672014, Sales-and marketing coordinator at Sigrid Undset's Home Bjerkebaek, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2016

Thank you for visiting Sigrid Undsets home, Bjerkebæk. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the visit and got to learn even more about her life and works. It truly is an amazing place to visit, and we hope to see you again some...More

Reviewed 27 June 2016

I am an admirer of Sigrid Undset's work and I like her as a woman/person with strong meanings and comments, so no wonder I wished to visit her museum also. I have been there twice and will definately go back. The guided tour is educational...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2016

Another residence to view in Lillehammer was Bjerkebaek, once the home of Sigrid Undset (1882-1949). Undset is Norway’s most famous female author and her novel trilogy “Kristin Lavransdatter” set in Medieval Norway sold world-wide. She also received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1928 and...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2013

When You are in Lillehammer be sure to visit Bjerkebæk. The great author Sigrid Undsets home. The atmosphere in theese old buildings are very varm and special.

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