In association with the celebration of the 100th year anniversary of the Telemark Museum, there is a special Geopark exhibit in the music pavilion. The exhibit will be officially opened by the chairman of the county council, Gunn Marit Helgesen.
The exhibit shows wonderful pictures of what the Geopark offers of diverse geological attractions in all of the participating communities. All of the UNESCO European Geoparks are also briefly introduced. The exhibition will be displayed during week 19 in the beginning of May and week 23 in the beginning of June.
Gea Norvegica Geopark
Gea Norvegica Geopark is the first European Geopark in Scandinavia. It is located in southeastern Norway, in the counties of Vestfold and Telemark.
The Geopark is limited by the administrative areas of the muncipalities Kragerø, Bamble, Porsgrunn, Skien, Nome, Siljan and Larvik