Hemmestad Wharf

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The trading post at Hemmestad was licensed by the King in 1798 but had already been a long-established hub for trade. From here transport vessels sailed to Bergen several times a year. The old pier house is intact with boutique, trading post and post office. The museum tells about coastal history and trade as well as the role of women in the old fisher-farmer society.



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Hemmestad Wharf

Type:Building/cultural environment

Hemmestad, 8409, Gullesfjord
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Tel+47 77 01 83 80

Opening Times

Season (28 June 2023 - 13 Aug 2023)
Tuesday - Sunday11:00 - 17:00

* Free entry

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