Founded in the year of 997 as a trading post, Trondheim embodies a rich history spanning from ruins and artifacts from the Viking Age, into the technology and architecture of modern times. The museums of Trondheim showcase some of the finest art, craft and science in many permanent and temporary exhibitions. And Norway’s crowning city contains many treasures of the past, such as the Nidaros Cathedral and the country's national regalia. A historical whisper knows no taste, enjoy it! And take your time. Explore the great variety of museums in Trondheim and the surrounding areas.