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The Seaman's Wife

Verdens Ende, Tjome 3145, Norway
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Statue with a view

Sjømannshustruen or The Seaman’s housewife statue is a monument that reflects the lives and... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
joclaves
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Sandefjord, Norway
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The seaman's wife/ Sjømannshustruen.

A very nice statue of a seaman's wife and kids made by Nina Nesje. A symbol of all the women of... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
MonaNesset
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Averoy Municipality, Norway
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Nina Nesje from Tenvik in Notteroy in 2002, designed the sculpture. It will be cast in bronze.
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  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
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1 Jul 2018
“Statue with a view”
29 Mar 2017
“The seaman's wife/ Sjømannshustruen.”
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Verdens Ende, Tjome 3145, Norway
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Sjømannshustruen or The Seaman’s housewife statue is a monument that reflects the lives and sufferings of the fisherman’s housewives. There is a written description of this statue (in norwegian) that you might be interested to read. The statue is located behind the picnic area in...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2017

A very nice statue of a seaman's wife and kids made by Nina Nesje. A symbol of all the women of seamen being at home waiting for their men to come back safe. These women had a hard life being left alone to do all...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2016

Kunstner Billedhoggeren / Artist: Nina Nesje Came in May 2004 as a gift from Tjøme Labour Tjøme Municipality. From this side we have a great view. Nowadays, with internet connection and free phone and video call, is easier to wait for your beloved seaman, hehehe

Thank RenataKelly
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

I believe this is the most quiet place I have ever visited. The view is impressive and a simple walk on these rocky venue will make you realize how much you missed silence. It utterly deserves it´s name - Verdens Ende (End of the World),...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

it is one of the most beautiful places in Norway. Definitely worth visiting. it is so different from the other places I have visited.

Thank Denis S
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Reviewed 29 June 2015

Undoubtfully one of the most scenic places in the whole country, this southern tip aka Verdens Ende, or "World's end". I'd recommend going there only and absolutely only if the weather is really nice though, otherwise there will be nothing to see. However, if the...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2015

As known by the locals, after this spot, the work ended! That's y worlds end. Nice restaurant serving waffles is nearby. Enjoy the beautiful picturesque place and have coffee and waffles!

Thank Jackwinderuppal
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Reviewed 16 August 2014

The sculpture is good, but all the surroundings is what makes this place on the best I've seen in Norway! The "Verdens ende" means "World's end" and you truly are getting this feeling while walking on the rocks in the area. Be cautious - some...More

1  Thank VaidaBer
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