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Charming jem in Drammen

This manor belonged to the same family all the way up to the 1970"s. The last owner lived in the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Marie W
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Authentic experience

Original untouched features in the lovely house. Gardens with peacocks. We saw a crowd of Eritreans... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
MayJ52
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Jul 9, 2018
“Charming jem in Drammen”
Aug 12, 2017
“Authentic experience”
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The manor house at Gulskogen was erected in the Louis XVI style in 1804. The house contains the original furnishings that belonged to several generations of the Arbo family. The painter Peter Nikolai Arbo had his childhood here, and there are...more
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Gulskogen, Drammen 3005, Norway
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

This manor belonged to the same family all the way up to the 1970"s. The last owner lived in the house up to that time. Because of this Gukskogen Manor is a charming place with a lot of it' original old furniture, wallpaper etc. The...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Marie W
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Original untouched features in the lovely house. Gardens with peacocks. We saw a crowd of Eritreans celebrating a wedding and it was just beautiful. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MayJ52
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful manor with peacocks and other birds and animals. Great place for a picnic as a couple or a little stroll in the large garden, labyrinth and old bridges.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank RonjaIrving
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

Around the manor there is a fantastic nice park. With an alle of old oaks and to small ponds with different types of ducks. The manor also have some chicks and Peacocks. If you like you can visit inside the manor

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank John A
Reviewed 10 September 2014 via mobile

Went on a guided tour with friends. Our guide had so much knowledge about the mansion and the family who owned it. Interesting to see all the old furniture and decorations brought in from other countries. A bit disappointed to hear the mansion is not...More

1  Thank stinesh
Reviewed 18 March 2014

I'm in it for the garden. I don't know that I would go out of my way to visit it, but taking my bike there for a solitary walk on the grounds is a nice outing. Bringing kids and having a mini-picnic is nice too....More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank Mromna
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Gulskogen manor is very old and they have managed to remain the looks and garden from that time! The house itself is beautiful, but the park is the best. Big areas of green with pathways, founatins and trees. Two small ponds with ducks in which...More

Date of experience: June 2013
1  Thank AnnChristin86
Reviewed 30 July 2013

the garden is lush and green, you can take things for a picknick and spend the day with peacocks and rabbits around you. The grounds are a the riverside, children are welcome. We took the guided tour (every full hour in the summer months), and...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank 59Monika59
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