Knut Hamsun’s Childhood Home

In Hamsund you can visit the house where the writer Knut Hamsun grew up. In the house you will find a small museum with artifacts related to the author and his family. Throughout the tour you will be more familiar with the environment and landscape of Knut Hamsun’s childhood, which he often returned to in his works and his memoirs – “My home was poor, but infinitely precious” (Hamsun).

Knut Hamsun’s Childhood Home

8294 Hamarøy
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