The museum farm Kolbeinstveit offers a variety of activities and arrangements during the summer:
Saturday June the 17th:
We open the summer exhibition: “Viva Basket!” An exhibition about braiding-traditions on the Westcoast of Norway. Drude Isene, which has been working with this exhibition, will tell us about the project. Activities linked to braiding with willow-tree. (Maximum 15 participants. NOK 120 )
Saturday June the 24th:
We cut the grass and dry hang it out for drying the traditional way (called ‘hesjing), with scythe. Try traditional food from the area: “Smørgraut” from Suldal (porridge made on butter).
Saturday July the 1st:
“Activity day” for the whole family. Enjoy the loads of activities set up this day. You can become a farm boy or girl and help us feeding the animals, trying the old traditional games or playing your own farmgame.
Saturday July the 8th:
Workshop / Daycourse: “Learn how to braid with willow tree”
NOK: 500,- (Maximum 10 participants)
Saturday August the 12th:
Handicraft market with local art and craftwork. We sell local food. (read more )
Friday 25th– Sunday 27th August: CANCELLED
Workshop /weekendcourse: «How to make traditional baskets». Join us and make your own basket in this weekendcours (friday afternoon-sundaymorning). Read more.