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Church in Stiklestad

Stiklestad Church

The lovely Stiklestad Church was built in 1150–80 above the stone on which the dying St Olav reputedly leaned. The original stone was believed to have healing powers, but it was removed during the Reformation and ha…
Museum in Stiklestad

Stiklestad National Cultural Centre

This grandiose wooden structure includes Stiklestad 1030, an evocative exhibition about the Battle of Stiklestad, with dioramas and plenty of shrieks on the soundtrack; a 15-minute film on St Olav; a guided tour inc…
Cultural in Stiklestad

St Olav Festival

Every year during the week leading up to St Olav's Day (29 July) Stiklestad hosts the St Olav Festival with a medieval market, wannabe Vikings in costume and a host of other activities. The high point of the festiva…