Welcome to Southern Norway and Grimstad! The town of Grimstad was established as a municipality on 1st. of January 1838. The municipality is centered around the little maritime down town center which is surrounded by many small and beautiful islands and the population is estimated to be 22.000 inhabitants.
The University of Agder is a university with around 13,000 students and 1,300 employees. It was granted university status on 1st. of September 2007, as Norway's seventh university. Grimstad is proud to be an attractive host for one of the university’s two campuses.
Click on the link below the picture to be sent to Grimstad municipality’s website to find information about our beautiful city!
The website provides information regarding topics such as schools, nurseries, health services, culture and sports among other things.
Next to some of the links under these topics, it says that the information is only in Norwegian. This means that when you follow the link, the information given on the following website is in Norwegian. If this causes problems for you, please do not hesitate to call and/or visit us at Grimstad Town Hall.
For contact information, follow the link under the picture above to go to Grimstad municipality’s website.