Honefoss

A small Norwegian town resting on both banks of a river, featuring beautiful scenery and an authentic local atmosphere.

Honefoss is located north of lake Tyrifjorden, where the river Begna forms the waterfall of Honefossen, giving the town its name. Honefoss is an industrial center of inner Ostlandet, containing several factories and other industry. Ringerikes Museum (Ringerikes Museum) is located in former Norderhov rectory. The museum is noted for its icon collection, its rune stones and its collection of the private belongings of Jorgen Engebretsen Moe. Jorgen Moe was a Norwegian author, who is best known for the Norske Folkeeventyr, a collection of Norwegian folk tales which he edited in collaboration with Peter Christen Asbjornsen.
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