The Foucault pendulum in Borgarsyssel in Sarpsborg, Norway

 

 

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Interieur image from "Olavs hall"

         
 

The museum in Borgarsyssel was built in 2016

     
 

The exhibition is named "Tusen rike Śr" (A thousand rich years)

     
         
         

On 29th July 2016 a new county museum in Borgarsyssel, Sarpsborg, Norway was built. The museum was then inaugurated by King Harald. It is a Jubilee exhibition that describes the history of Sarpsborg over the last thousand years. A Foucault pendulum at the antrance both shows that time passes by but also that earth rotates around its axis. The pendulum is beautiful and it is a very interesting museum. It is really worth a visit!

It has been a pleasure being part of building this Foucault pendulum.

 
     

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