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Explore Asker in Norway.

Asker in the region of Akershus county is a place in Norway - some 12 mi (or 19 km) South-West of Oslo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Asker is now 11:59 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Oslo" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Aarhus, Aalborg, Helsingborg, Gothenburg, Trondheim or Nesbru. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Vollen, Slemmestad, Sem, Nes, Naersnes and Asker. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Midt i Sverige - 1993 Asker Gård

09:52 min ( March 26, 2009 by pebernts1)
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Jay-Z ft Alicia Keys - Empire state of ...

04:39 min ( January 31, 2010 by David Johnsen)
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Jay-Z ft. Alicia Keys - Empire state of mind with Lyrics, Enjoy :D

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05:23 min ( April 27, 2012 by Exkild)
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Walk around Asker 1

00:49 min ( April 21, 2012 by Razvan Lupu)
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Plimbare prin Asker intr-o sambata innorata

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Chromebook/iPad-kurs I Praktisk Musikkundervisning (Bærum Og Nye Asker)

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Interesting facts about this location

Asker Upper Secondary School

Asker Upper Secondary School (Norwegian: Asker videregående skole) is an upper secondary school in Asker, Norway. Founded in 1955, it has 640 students, aged 16–19. The school offers general academics and sports.

More reading: Asker Upper Secondary School homepage
Located at 59.83, 10.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Asker, Educational institutions established in 1955, Secondary schools in Norway


For the Tibetan village see Tomra, Tibet.

More reading: Tomra homepage
Located at 59.83, 10.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Companies based in Akershus, Companies listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange, Recycling industry, Retail companies of Norway


Skaugum is the official residence of Crown Prince Haakon of Norway and of his wife Crown Princess Mette-Marit. The estate is located in Asker municipality, about 15 miles southwest of Oslo. Owned by the Church in the Middle Ages, it passed through several owners until 1909, when Fritz Wedel Jarlsberg bought it. When Crown Prince Olav and Crown Princess Märtha were married in 1929, Wedel Jarlsberg sold it to the couple. The original residence burned to the ground in 1930.

More reading: Skaugum homepage
Located at 59.83, 10.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Asker, Palaces in Norway, Royal residences in Norway


Hvalstad is a village and a small part of the Municipality Asker. Hvalstad has slightly more than 2000 inhabitants, a number that has doubled since the seventies. Hvalstad is located 20 kilometres from the centre of Oslo. Hvalstad Station is on Drammensbanen (the Oslo-Drammen Railway line) opened on October 7, 1872.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 59.83, 10.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Asker, Villages in Akershus


Heggedal is a part of the Asker municipality in Akershus county, Norway. For statistical purposes, it's usually treated as part of the Oslo urban area. http://www. ssb. no/emner/02/01/10/beftett/tab-2005-06-03-01. html In 2000, its population was 3,301 http://www. ssb. no/english/subjects/02/01/10/beftett_en/arkiv/tab-2001-12-06-01-en. html, and the election district named Heggedal had 2,329 registered voters in the 2005 election.

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Located at 59.83, 10.44 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Asker, Villages in Akershus