Culture and leisure

Enjoy the outdoors

There are many possibilities for outdoor activities in Arendal. 
Check out our map of hiking trails close to Eyde Material park.

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Arendal library

The library is located in the city center. The library slogan is "the oasis in the city centre". You are very welcome to use our services and we also host a lot of events. 
Visit Arendal library website (Google Translate)


Welcome to the house with the big heart! The youth club is open to you between the ages of 13 and 20. 
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Kulturskolen: music, visual arts and drama for children 

Kulturskolen offers activities in music, visual arts and drama for children. A highly educated and professional staff welcomes students to study the arts at any chosen level.
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SØR amfi

SØR amfi is a great sports facility with two normal halls, special halls for tennis and gymnastics. Outside there is a skate park, volleyball courts and outdoor tennis courts.
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Stinta swimming pool is a public bath and Arendal's only 25 meter pool.
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Ice skating

Arendal has a great facility for ice skating. It is part of Arendal sports park at Myra.
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Looking for more?

Do you want to know more about culture and leasure in Arendal municipality?
Se all our culture and leasure services. (Google Translate)