Austrått

The Austrått Manor is one of Norway’s oldest manors, and one of the country’s most formidable cultural sites from medieval times.

  • The castle at Austrått in summertime
    Austrått in summer Jette C. Petersen

Ingerd Ottesdatter was one of the manor’s most significant and colourful owners. She played an important part in Norwegian history, notably in the implementation of the Reformation. It was during her time at Austrått in the 16th century that the main building was raised.

Visit

The manor is open to the public 11 am - 4 pm, during the summer months middle of June  -  middle of August. Free entry. 

The café Borgstua is open every day during the season 11 am - 3.45 pm.

Directions

From Trondheim: Take the ferry (number 800 / 805) from Trondheim Hurtigbåt terminal to Brekstad (ca. 60 minutes). Taxis are waiting by the arrival, and will transport you to Austrått. If you prefer to go by bicycle from Brekstad to Austrått, it will take about 30 minutes.

Guided tours

The guided tours are conducted in Norwegian, and held 11 am, 12 pm, 1 pm, 2 pm and 3 pm.

  • Adult: NOK 100 
  • Student/Concession: NOK 80
  • Children (0-18) together with their family: Free
  • Members of Icom/Icomo: Free


Out of season there will be other prices, and an opening fee will be added. Please contact us.