Petter Dass-museum

Address: Alstahaug, 8804 Sandnessjøen Show map

Address: Alstahaug, 8804 Sandnessjøen

The Petter Dass museum comprises a number of 18th and 19th century buildings.

The musum houses exhibitions revolving around the poet-priest Petter Dass. The strikingly modern museum building was designed by renowned Snøhetta architects, and is open yer round, with extended hours during the summer. You can also visit Margrethe's café, which offers a menu based on locally produced ingredients. The museum is situated about 20 km south of Sandnessjøen.

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Sandnessjøen overnatting

Distance: 17.4 km
Budget accommodation in the centre of Sandnessjøen.

Handelsstedet Forvik - room

Distance: 20.2 km
The old shop at Forvik is beautifully situated by the Forvik ferry dock, and has long traditions as the trading post. The trade post offers double and single rooms in a 300 year old building. No private toilet/shower in the rooms, but common facilities in the same building. If you are looking for something special there is a coffe roastery and a coffe bar. Here you will also find imported foods from Europe. The trade post is located next to the ferry dock Forvik on road 17 between Brønnøysund and Sandnessjøen. Nb: For booking the same day as your arrival, contact Helgeland Reiseliv: +47 75 01 80 00

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Distance: 27 km
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