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Edvard Grieg's Composer's Cabin

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Beautiful

Grieg's house is quite small and groups are limited to 30 at a time. The guide was friendly and... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Peter C
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Wallsend, United Kingdom
Beautiful spot for beautiful music

We visited this place on a cruise ship shore excursion. There is a small museum, Grieg's very... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Jacob G
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Centennial, Colorado
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Jul 2, 2017
“Beautiful”
Jun 21, 2017
“Beautiful spot for beautiful music”
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The composer Edvard Grieg (1843-1907) occasionally lived at Lofthus and composed many of his most renowned works here. His composer's cabin is situated in the garden of Hotel Ullensvang. Open to public.
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Hotel Ullensvang, Ullensvang 5781, Norway
+47 53 67 00 00
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Grieg's house is quite small and groups are limited to 30 at a time. The guide was friendly and extremely knowledgable. She also had an excellent singing voice. Outside was the newly built concert hall with grass roof. We had an excellent 30 minute recital...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

We visited this place on a cruise ship shore excursion. There is a small museum, Grieg's very unusual burial place, his summer home with its furnishings including the baby grand piano, the little cabin in which he did his composing, and a wonderfully architected little...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2015

What a treat being at the place Edvard Grieg composed and worked. The house is nicely preserved and the docents were very knowledgble. The small cabin where he composed is not open to the public but you can walk around it and peek in to...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2015

From a distance, Grieg's home and cabin and water view may seem less than interesting. However, making the trek here is enjoyable. Public transportation can be arranged from abroad, as can tickets to the on site concert. Mix it all together, and it's a remarkable...More

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