Orkla lndustrial Museum

Address: Torfinn Bjørnaas plass 2, 7332 Løkken Verk Date: Saturday 24 jun 2017 - Friday 22 Dec 2017 Show map

Address: Torfinn Bjørnaas plass 2, 7332 Løkken Verk

Orkla lndustrial Museum preserves industrial and technical pieces of historical interest in the districts of Orkdal and Meldal, developing these into objects of attraction, and it also presents the local history of industry and labour in an informative, exciting manner.

At present you may experience the Thamshavn Railway, the world’s oldest alternating-current-driven railway, and travel in carriages that were delivered at the 1908 opening of and railway. Or you may experience the «Cathedral of Work and Toil», i.e. the Old Mine, where the miner fought his daily battle against rocks. Løkken Verk offers a great variety of choices to a person looking for exciting experiences. The Museum Centre in the middle of Løkken Verk visually presents the history of the Thamshavn Railway and the mining industry.

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The information centre

Occasions

Date Time Location    
28 Jul
Friday 28 jul 2017 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM  
29 Jul
Saturday 29 jul 2017 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM  
30 Jul
Sunday 30 jul 2017 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM  
31 Jul
Monday 31 jul 2017 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM  

The Old Mine

Occasions

Date Time Location    
28 Jul
Friday 28 jul 2017 12:30 PM  
29 Jul
Saturday 29 jul 2017 12:00 PM  
29 Jul
Saturday 29 jul 2017 12:30 PM  
29 Jul
Saturday 29 jul 2017 1:30 PM  

The Thamshavn Railway

Occasions

Date Time Location    
29 Jul
Saturday 29 jul 2017 9:45 AM - 10:35 AM  
29 Jul
Saturday 29 jul 2017 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM  
30 Jul
Sunday 30 jul 2017 9:45 AM - 10:35 AM  
30 Jul
Sunday 30 jul 2017 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM  

Thamshavnbanen

Occasions

Date Time Location    
29 Jul
Saturday 29 jul 2017 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM  
29 Jul
Saturday 29 jul 2017 4:15 PM - 5:05 PM  
30 Jul
Sunday 30 jul 2017 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM  
30 Jul
Sunday 30 jul 2017 4:15 PM - 5:05 PM  

About this activity

Distance

  • Tourist information
    Trondheim Tourist Information 49 km
  • Train station
    Trondheim Railway Station 50 km
  • Airport
    Trondheim Airport, Værnes 71 km