Tonsberg

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Norway's oldest town, Tonsberg is home to a number of interesting historic sites, museums, and cultural venues.

Tønsberg is a municipality in Vestfold county, southern Norway, on the western coast of the Oslofjord. Perhaps the most important landmark in the town is Slottsfjellet - the tower standing on the hill. Other notable landmarks include The Haugar Art Museum, Foynegården, Ruins of St. Olav's Church and Oseberghaugen - a Viking era burial mound. The Oseberg ship was found in this site. Tønsberg is also noted for the silverware produced in town.
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