Shopping in Grenland
Whether you prefer specialist shops in the coastal towns or large shopping centres, Grenland offers excellent shopping facilities.
Skien has a street with specialist shops in the heart of the town, and both central and out-of-town shopping centres.
Arkaden Skien shopping centre lies in the heart of Skien.
Lietorvet shopping centre is located behind the church, and is home to many shops.
Herkules shopping centre is newly renovated, with new shops opening all the time. It is located approximately two kilometres from the town centre, along the Telemark Canal.
Porsgrunn offers places to shop throughout the centre, from the Down Town shopping centre to Osebrostrøket in the old town area.
Down Town shopping centre has more than 70 shops and is located by the river.
Porsgrund Porcelain Factory was established in 1885. Porsgrund is Norway's only producer of high-fired porcelain - also called "white gold”. The porcelain factory has now been revitalised with several factory outlet shops. The shop allows you to follow the production process from firing to painting.
You will find attractive shopping opportunities in Langesund, including several small specialist shops.
Some eight kilometres outside Stathelle is the Brotorvet Centre with its many shops. It is currently being extended and will have around 85 shops when completed in November 2012.
We cover Grenland with tourist information and here is a list of where to find our information stations and brochure racks.