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It's a statue in the sea

I don't actually know the meaning of the art piece, anyhow it is nice to see, to reach it you have... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2017
Wallyontravel
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Vercelli, Italy
Gormley at his best

If you like sculpture and are in to the Works of Anthony Gormley Havmannen is a must! The art piece... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2017
Tina A
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  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Moskjaeran, Mo i Rana 8600, Norway
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Reviewed August 13, 2017

I don't actually know the meaning of the art piece, anyhow it is nice to see, to reach it you have to walk in a nice old district, so you can have a nice walk at the sea side, relax, read a book on a...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2017

If you like sculpture and are in to the Works of Anthony Gormley Havmannen is a must! The art piece is self is Worth a stop over in Mo i Rana. As an art work the sculpture is compleet. It is so Integrated with nature,...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Nice piece of art in the sea. Probably the only highlight aside of the great view on the sea and mountains and de pure air.

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Reviewed July 31, 2017

The waterfront in Mo i Rana is a nice place to walk. On the path alongside the shore, from Havmannen to Moholmen there is an interesting text about this mining town. In nice weather you can enjoy the sun on the sunbeds made of concrete....More

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Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

If you are in Mo you must see "havmannen" and the area close to him. Old buildings and nice walking paths.

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Reviewed July 20, 2017

Havmannen ("The Man from the Sea") is a granite stone sculpture by Antony Gormley located in the city of Mo i Rana, which is referred to in Norway as "Polarsirkelbyen" ("Arctic Circle City"). The sculpture is 11 metres (36 ft) tall and weighs 60 tonnes!...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Havmannen is a 60 ton granite sculpture of a man standing in the Rana harbour and looking towards the coast. He may be looking towarda his former country, expecting his loved ones to arrive. Or what-ever. Sea-gulls at least find him an excellent place to...More

Thank Hendrik S
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