Visite the Rørosmuseet!
Museum featuring the social and natural history and the history of copper mining in the Røros area. Collection galleries. Scale models exhibition of historical mining techniqes. Art gallery.
One of the largest wooden churches in Scandinavia
The Røros Kirke is the largest wooden church in Scandinavia, seating over 1000 people. The whole town including the church was built by a copper mining company. To this day on the steeple of the church you can see the company logo. Could you imagine today Microsoft building a community with a church and having a Windows logo on the steeple!!?
Always wanted to be a miner!
The Olav Mine
Only during summerholidays:
Daily between 10:30 - 17:00 hrs.
Røros, a Unesco world Heritage sight!
Røros, a Unesco world Heritage site.
Very old and nice town to visit with a beautiful museum and lots of old wooden houses and don't forget to visit the St.Olav Coppermine.
- Hiking and Walking
Tour the Copper Plant Museum
Take a of tour of the copper processing plant. It is now a museum that gives you the full story of the people who came to this area and how they mined and processed the copper.