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Ørnulf Opdahl at Alnes Fyr


GPS coordinates
Latitude: 62.490600555
Longitude: 5.9671211242
Contact
Location
Stiftelsen Alnes Fyr

Address:
Alnes
6055 Godøya

Phone70 18 50 90
Phone92 82 97 64
E-mailpost@alnesfyr.no


Description

At Alnes Lighthouse you can study a permanent exhibition of 100 watercolour paintings and sketches by renowned artist Ørnulf Opdahl. The exhibition has got coastal culture as its main topic, with pictures that portray coastal life both locally, nationally, and at the Orkney Islands and Shetland.

Beautiful Alnes Lighthouse from 1876 stands in the fishing village of Alnes on the island Godøy. The lighthouse is a listed building, and a relic of Norwegian coastal culture. Here you can study a permanent exhibition of 100 watercolour paintings and sketches by renowned artist Ørnulf Opdahl. Opdahl, who lives at Godøy, was awarded the regional cultural award for Møre and Romsdal county in 2002, in recognition for his exceptional work of presenting his native area to the outside world. The exhibition is called "Ørnulf Opdahl at Alnes Lighthouse", and has got coastal culture as its main topic. The pictures portray coastal life both locally, nationally, and at the Orkney Islands and Shetland.

Alnes Lighthouse has also got a fascinating historical exhibition, as well as local souvenirs and arts and crafts for sale. Go up the steep steps to the top of the lighthouse, and enjoy the breathtaking view s of the ocean and the coastal landscape, and visit the main building, where you can enjoy tasty home made cakes.

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