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Kongsberg Destination Guide

Delve into Kongsberg in Norway!

Kongsberg in the region of Buskerud county with it's 17,667 residents is located in Norway - some 42 mi (or 67 km) South-West of Oslo, the country's capital.

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Current time in Kongsberg is now 02:58 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Oslo" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Copenhagen, Aalborg, Gothenburg, Ulland, Trondheim or Arendal. While being here, make sure to check out Stengelsrud, Saggrenda, Mork, Landsverk, Kongsberg and Baever as well. We discovered 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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Schweizer in Norwegen: August 2010 - Sil...

05:05 min ( September 29, 2010 by PolybosStudio)
Views: 237 - Rating: 5/5

Bericht über die Silberminen in Kongsberg

Autumn in Kongsberg HD

06:01 min ( November 14, 2008 by Paul Bergquist)
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The most prominent feature of this cosy town is its waterfall. If not visible all the time it is at least audible. :-) However, the town is also host to one of Norway's most hi-tech engineering cluste...

Kongsberg Storband - Konsert på Labro s...

03:47 min ( October 23, 2009 by UngMusikk)
Views: 370 - Rating: 3.5/5

Weekend trip to Telemark Hansanddoyle's ...

01:41 min ( December 19, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
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Preview of Hansanddoyle's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these ...

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Interesting facts about this location

Kongsberg Station

Kongsberg Station is a railway station located in downtown Kongsberg in Buskerud, Norway, on the Sørlandet Line. The station is served by express trains to Kristiansand and is the terminus of the local trains from Oslo and Eidsvoll.

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Located at 59.67, 9.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1917 establishments in Norway, Railway stations in Kongsvinger, Railway stations on the Sørlandet Line, Railway stations opened in 1917

Kongsberg Skiing Museum

Kongsberg Skiing Museum is a museum of skiing, located in Kongsberg, Norway. It was initially created by the two friends and well known ski jumpers, Birger Ruud and Petter Hugsted. The museum focuses on the golden age of ski jumping in Norway, from 1924 to 1952, when jumpers from Kongsberg dominated ski jumping on the national as well as international level. The museum is located in central Kongsberg, together with the Norwegian Mining Museum (Norsk Bergverksmuseum).

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Located at 59.67, 9.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Kongsberg, Museums in Buskerud, Ski museums and halls of fame, Sports museums in Norway

Buskerud University College

Buskerud University College (Norwegian: Høgskolen i Buskerud or HiBu) is a høgskole, a Norwegian state institution of higher education established August 1, 1994 and situated in the county of Buskerud, Norway. The campuses are located in three different cities around Oslo: Kongsberg (Technology and Engineering), Drammen (Political Science, Health Science, Teacher Education, and Design) and Hønefoss (Business Administration and Management).

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Located at 59.67, 9.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Education in Buskerud, Educational institutions established in 1994, Universities and colleges in Norway

Kongsberg Silver Mines

The silver mines of Kongsberg, in Buskerud county in Norway, constitute the largest mining field in Norway, with over 80 different mines. It was the largest pre-industrial working place in Norway, with over 4,000 workers at its peak in the 1770s and supplied over 10% of the gross national product of the Danish-Norwegian union during its 335 year long history: over 450,000 man-years were expended in the production.

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Located at 59.67, 9.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buskerud, Silver mines in Norway, Underground mines in Norway, Visitor attractions in Buskerud


Skollenborg is a village in the municipality of Kongsberg, Norway. Its population (2005) is 297.

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Located at 59.67, 9.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Villages in Buskerud