Other adventures - Programme - The Tall Ships Races Fredrikstad 2014 - Fredrikstad and Hvaler - Visit Østfold

Other adventures


For opening hours, see the ships´ own information boards.



Kommunearkivet, Fredrikstad´s maritime history 1814-2014, Byhallen in City Hall.

Østfold Museum – Fredrikstad Museum, Söta Bror?, Gamlebyen, Tøihuset.

Østfold Museum – Fredrikstad Museum, Hvite seil og salt sjø (Bjarne Aas) and Norske Sjømannstatoveringer, Isegran, Minemagasinet.


Østfold Art Center, Sommerutstillingen 2014, Cicignon.


Hydrogenfabrikken Art Hall, i Fortrolighet, Øra.

Model Railroad Museum, The Fortress Town.

Fredrikstad Library, exhibit about ships and mini-library outdoors with lounge and Wifi during regular opening hours.

Fredrikstad House of Literature, world premiere of Øistein´s “Learn to Draw Minis” Show



GLYRA One of Norway´s largest instruments, the sound installation GLYRA (Glommens lyre). Open for exploration, under the Fredrikstad bridge on west side.

In Site presents Susan Philipsz, The Distant Sound, Isegran/Cicignon/The Fortress Town



FIFA World Cup 2014 will be broadcasted on big screens at Dampskipsbrygga and Borggården behind the City Hall. The final will be broadcasted on a big screen at Stortorvet.






  • Friday 11 July 16.00 – 21/23.00 
  • Saturday 12 July 10.00 – 21/23.00 
  • Sunday 13 July 11.00 – 21/23.00 
  • Monday 14 July 10.00 – 21/23.00 
  • Tuesday 15 July 10.00 – 15.00 



  • Friday 11 July 16.00 – 23.00
  • Saturday 12 July 10.00 – 24.00
  • Sunday 13 July 11.00 – 23.00
  • Monday 14 July 10.00 – 23.00
  • Tuesday 15 July 10.00 – 15.00




River cruise

During the Tall Ships Races in Fredrikstad Saturday 12th to Monday 14th there will be a separate ferry running a "river cruise" continuously between 11:00 am and 6:00 p.m.. This will be an excellent opportunity to see the ships from the sea.


Show up on one of the ferry stops along the river, Old Town or Gressvik, hop on Go'vakker Sissi and join an adventure along the river to watch the ships. The ferry is marked "River Cruise on Glomma."


Guided tours

Join a guided walking tour in The Old Fortress Town (Gamlebyen) every day during the Tall Ships Races at 12:00, 14:00 or 16:00. The tour starts from the Tourist Office in the King’s Square. 

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