Orkla Industrimuseum

Address: Torfinn Bjørnaas’ plass 2, 7332 Løkken Verk Show map

Address: Torfinn Bjørnaas’ plass 2, 7332 Løkken Verk

Orkla Industrial Museum is situated in Løkken center, here you will find exhibits of mining operations and Thamshavnbanen. Through models, posters, videos and photos can study the history.
The train exhibition is one of the oldest material exhibited, including the world's oldest AC-powered locomotive, the train's railway locomotive No. 2, and the lavish "King Car", Christian Thams' private motor lounge car.
In the department which deals with mining operations are artifacts from 333 years of mining shown up, and an exhibition showing the activities of today's Orkla group. There is also a photo exhibition showing the development of Løkken early in 1900 - number.

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Bårdshaug Manor

Distance: 20.6 km
Bårdshaug Manor was the home of founder Christian Thams, who was an architect, minister, landowner and consul. Thams bought Bårdshaug Manor in 1890. The house was rebuilt in different styles according to his own drawings. The result was a distinctive manor house and a unique sight in the area - then as today. The manor house has 88 rooms of high standard.