Attractions

Church in Kristiansund

Kirkelandet Church

Architect Odd Østby's inspirational church was built in 1964 to replace the one destroyed by Nazi bombs. The angular exterior, where copper and concrete alternate, is sober and measured. Inside, all lines direct the…
Museum in Kristiansund

Norsk Klippfiskmuseum

This museum, in the 1749 Milnbrygga warehouse on Gomalandet peninsula, presents the 300-year history of the dried-cod export industry in Kristiansund. It continues to produce modest quantities of klipfish in the tra…
Architecture in Kristiansund

Festiviteten

Constructed in 1914, Kristiansund's monumental theatre, although rather austere from the outside, has an attractive art nouveau interior that's definitely worth a peek for architecture and history buffs (the buildin…
Historic Site in Kristiansund

Mellemværftet

Something of a nautical junkyard, Mellemværftet, free and accessible any time, is best approached on foot along the quayside from the Smia Fiskerestaurant. It's difficult to make out what's what amid the clutter, bu…
Museum in Kristiansund

Petrosenteret

Presenting the modern face of Kristiansund industry, this centre portrays through film, models, an exhaustive guided tour and mind-numbing megastatistics the impact of oil and gas upon contemporary Norway. There's s…