Thorbjørnrud is an idyllic and quiet place, but the possibilities for entertainment are many!
Scroll down to see all the local activities, the local art & culture and not least all the museums around us!

Oversiktsbilde av Hadeland_Glassverk


Hadeland Glassverk is situated in Jevnaker, nestled in the picturesque surroundings at the southern end of the Randsfjorden. Founded in 1762, it holds the distinction of being Norway's oldest industrial company with uninterrupted operations.

With a rich history and cultural heritage, Hadeland Glassverk is committed to both preserving its legacy and embracing continuous development and innovative design to meet the demands of the future. Over the past 20 years, Hadeland Glassverk has undergone significant and positive transformations, fostering new energy and a steadfast belief in the future.

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The Twist installasjonen på Kistefoss


Kistefos is an exceptional cultural destination situated in the stunning surroundings of Jevnaker. It stands on the former factory site of Kistefos Træsliperi AS and has evolved into a remarkable establishment that includes a sculpture park boasting 52 sculptures, two art galleries featuring changing exhibitions, and an industrial museum.

The signature addition to Kistefos, known as "The Twist," has earned numerous awards and nominations for its breathtaking design. In 2020, Kistefos was recognized as a "must-see cultural destination" by The New York Times.

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Hovedhuset på Hadeland Folkemuseum

Hadeland Folkemuseum is nestled on Tingelstadhøgda in Gran municipality, Hadeland. This folk museum hosts a range of attractions, including permanent and temporary exhibitions, artifact collections, an archive, and an open-air museum featuring over 30 antique buildings from the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. Moreover, the museum organizes a diverse array of events throughout the year.

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Ringeriks Museet totalbilde

Ringerikes Museum is a cultural history museum located in Norderhov's old rectory. Visitors can delve into the rich tapestry of local history, including the vicarage's significant role in the battle against the Swedes in 1716. The museum also features a remarkable collection of icons from the 15th century.

Furthermore, within the museum, you can explore the Home Front Museum from the Second World War, providing insights into this pivotal period, along with the intriguing story of the encounter between Jørgen Moe and Peter Christen Asbjørnsen.

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Hovedbygget til Veien Kulturminnepark

Veien Kulturminnepark is home to Eastern Norway's largest burial ground from the early Iron Age, featuring over 100 burial mounds. The park also boasts a meticulously reconstructed Roman-era longhouse, offering a fascinating glimpse into the lives of our Viking ancestors.

Furthermore, the park houses an archaeological museum hosting rotating exhibitions, a cozy café, and an array of activities, including Children's Day, Time's Creation Festival, Adventure Games, Roman Times on the Road, and Animal Day. Every Thursday, we provide guided tours, allowing you to immerse yourself in history in an engaging and informative manner.

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Hadeland Bergverksmusseum

Hadeland Bergverksmuseum is a museum dedicated to Hadeland's geology and mining history. The museum is open seasonally during the summer months and offers visitors the opportunity to take a guided tour of the mines, enjoy a summer program, visit a café, and explore various exhibitions.

Go on a mining safari!

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Randsfjorden Badepark

Visit Randsfjord Water Park, which is among the largest inflatable water parks in Northern Europe. With over 3,500 square meters of aquatic excitement, the park has welcomed approximately 45,000 visitors during the season.

Their "mini park" caters to the little ones aged 4-8 years, while the "big park" is designed for older children aged 7 years and up. Safety is a top priority, which is why the mini park is exclusively for the younger ones. Bring your family and immerse yourself in a fantastic day of water-based fun!

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Vannsurfing ved Flyt FjordSauna

Flyt Fjordsauna, located by the Randsfjorden in Jevnaker, offers a one-of-a-kind experience that seamlessly combines sauna and swimming or ice bathing. This bathing platform peacefully floats on the fjord, providing you with the opportunity to bask in the sauna's warmth while gazing out over the glistening water.

The fusion of sauna and swimming/ice bathing has gained popularity in recent years, and at Flyt Fjordsauna, their aim is to make this exhilarating activity accessible to more people.

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Kanotur med Fossen Friluft

Located at Ringkollen on the outskirts of Oslo, you'll discover Fossen Friluft in the enchanting Nordmarka. They are passionate about sharing the joys of nature, outdoor enjoyment, and mastering the challenges of the great outdoors. Through their exciting and enjoyable field activities, they aim to instill a deep appreciation for nature, inspire individuals to push their boundaries, and simply have a great time outside.

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Alpakkaer fra Bølgen Alpakka

Bølgen Alpaca offers alpaca walks and tailors events for various occasions, including birthdays, hen parties, and more. Additionally, they have a shop featuring alpaca products and yarn sourced from their very own animals.


Visiting: NOK 100,- per person (free for children under 2).

Walking with the alpacas: NOK 300,- per person per animal.

You can reach them by phone: 47237872, or via e-mail: [email protected].


Interiøret til Ringeriksbadet

Ringeriksbadet at Helgelandsmoen is a versatile swimming facility that provides fun, exercise, and well-being for individuals of all ages and requirements. Their pools are designed to accommodate individuals with disabilities, and they offer amenities such as slides, bubble benches, diving towers, and boards. Please note that children must be at least 10 years old and capable of swimming independently to swim without adult supervision.

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ABC Racing GoKart

At ABC Racing, you can rent GoKarts and indulge in exciting paintball battles. They offer GoKarts suitable for both adults and children, ensuring fun for the whole family. ABC Racing is also equipped to accommodate larger groups, corporate events, and stag parties, making it an ideal destination for group adventures.

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Ringerike Golfklubb sin bane om sommeren

Established in 2001, Ringerike Golfklubb boasts a picturesque 9-hole forest course (designed to play as 18 holes) with a par of 70 along the Ådalselva. The club cultivates a relaxed atmosphere that's perfect for golfers of all ages and skill levels.

Their offerings encompass beginner courses, such as "The Road to Golf," as well as weekly Wednesday golf, club championships, Nordea Pairs, and various other tournaments.

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Søsterkirkene på Granavolden

The sister churches on Granavollen stand as a striking landmark, perched high above the village, shrouded in a mysterious history. These two churches are situated in close proximity to each other, and their towers serve as the foundation for Gran's municipal coat of arms. Granavollen has a rich history as a gathering place, both before and after the advent of Christianity. Runestones, burial mounds, and written records all bear witness to the area's significance as a vital religious and political center throughout the ages.

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Bilde av Glasslåven Kunstsenter

The Glass Barn, originally constructed in the 1880s as a historic barn, has been ingeniously transformed into an art center. Visitors can immerse themselves in contemporary art and handicrafts during three exhibition periods each year. The loft serves as a versatile space for events, while the Stable houses a gallery and shop offering art and design. Notably, 14 artists rent studios here, and on April 27, 2016, Glasslåven was inaugurated by Queen Sonja.

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Hadeland Landhandel

Hadeland Landhandel offers a wide range of products, including locally sourced foods, unique gifts, in-house creations, interior decor items, and corporate gifts. If you're seeking a souvenir to commemorate your visit to Hadeland, Hadeland Landhandel is the ideal store to explore.

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