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Havrå Farmstead
Traces of the past, monuments of antiquity

Havrå Farmstead

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© Hans Kristian Bukholm
© Hans Kristian Bukholm
  
© Hans Kristian Bukholm
© Asbjørn Barlaup
Description:
The farmstead at Havrå consists of 36 buildings crowded closely together surrounded by fields that are divided into small
plots. In the 20th century there were 60 people living here. All the work had to be done with raw muscle power and hand tools. As a result, the landscape around the Havrå Farmsteads is unusual. Several of the stave-built barns have exterior walls that are lined with juniper branches, which was a special building technique found on the west coast. We keep cows and sheep and grow potatoes, corn and grass.

Updated informationAddress:
Follow E16 to Osterøy. Follow the road eastbound along the fjord just after the Osterøy Bridge in the direction of Bruvik. Second farm on the left..
 Opening hours
June-Sept: Sun 12 noon-3 pm. Approx. June 20-Aug 22: Guided tours Tue and Wed 12.30 and 2 p. m.

Telephone:56 39 02 90
Fax:56 19 34 41
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Homepage:hordaland.kulturnett.no/tema/havraa
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