Lift your gaze while you explore the town and you will discover the many and varied expressions of Art Nouveau. You will find elements of German Art Nouveau (Jugendstil) with elegant organic lines and asymmetry, hewn stone buildings inspired by American architecture and National Romantic details from the architecture of the stave churches.
At the Art Nouveau Centre (Jugendstilsenteret) you can relive the fascinating history.
Ålesund is a magical town taken right out of a fantasy world. There are several ways to experience and explore Ålesund and we highly recommend taking