Welcome to the Olav H. Hauge Centre: Museum of the Year 2015!
The newly opened Olav H. Hauge Centre in Ulvik offers unique insight into the poet’s life and work. The exhibition conveys poetry in many forms across language boundaries. The Olav H. Hauge Centre also has a museum shop, poetry library, poetry workshop and activities for children. The Green Café has indoor and outdoor seating right by the beautiful Ulvik fjord.
Olav H. Hauge
Olav H. Hauge (Olav Håkonson Hauge) was a poet and a fruit farmer who gradually emerged as one of the most significant Norwegian poets of the 20th century. He has been translated into more than twenty languages, and was himself an important translator of poetry from English, German and French.