What: Portrait of Knut Hamsun

Where: The foyer in the town-hall, Oppeid, 8294 Hamarøy

Here it is: If you are heading north on route E6 between Fauske and Narvik, then there is only 17 km from Ulvsvåg over road rv.81 to Oppeid, the centre of Hamarøy. The town-hall is situated right in the middle of the town on the main road through Oppeid.

The portrait is painted by Tore Hamsun, Knut Hamsun's son. Do enter and see the painting. You will also get all the info you require about the town and the area here at the service desk. The employées in the town-hall are very kind and helpful people!

© Kirsten Hedvig Rasmussen www.hamsun.at