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Heritages and Museums

Heritages and Museums

Ateneum is an art museum in Helsinki, Finland and one of the three museums forming the Finnish National Gallery. It is located in the centre of Helsinki on the south side of Rautatientori square close to Helsinki Central railway station.

Design Museum is a museum in Helsinki devoted to the exhibition of both Finnish and foreign design, including industrial design, fashion, and graphic design.

Fram Museum is a museum telling the story of Norwegian polar exploration. It is located on the peninsula of Bygdøy in Oslo, Norway.

The Jelling of the Kings is the exhibition hall for the Jelling monuments and the name of the dissemination center, which is close to the Jelling Heights, tells the story of time when Jelling was the center of the Danish history where Gorm the Old and Harald Blåtand lived.

Moesgaard Museum is a Danish regional museum dedicated to archaeology and ethnography. It is located in Højbjerg, a suburb of Aarhus, Denmark.

National Gallery of Denmark is the Danish national gallery located in the centre of Copenhagen. The museum collects, registers, maintains, researches and handles Danish and foreign art dating from the 14th century to the present day.

The National Museum of Denmark in Copenhagen is Denmark’s largest museum of cultural history, comprising the histories of Danish and foreign cultures, alike.

The National Museum of Finland presents Finnish history from the Stone Age to the present day, through objects and cultural history.

The National Museum of Iceland was established on 24 February 1863, with Jon Arnason the first curator of the Icelandic collection, previously kept in Danish museums.

Birka is a Historical landmark.During the Viking Age, Birka, on the island of Björkö in present-day Sweden, was an important trading center which handled goods from Scandinavia as well as Central and Eastern Europe and the Orient.

Gammelstad Church Town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site situated in Gammelstaden near the city of Luleå, Sweden, at the northern end of the Gulf of Bothnia.

Rock art of Alta Heritage site are located in and around the municipality of Alta in the county of Finnmark in northern Norway. Since the first carvings were discovered in 1973, more than 6000 carvings have been found on several sites around Alta.

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