Eidsvoll


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Eidsvoll

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Eidsvold

(both: āts`vôl), town (1995 pop. 16,792), Akershus co., SE Norway, near Lake Mjøsa. Forest products are manufactured there. One of Norway's oldest confederacies, the Eidsivalag, held its assemblies there from the 1st cent. The present constitution of Norway was proclaimed (1814) at Eidsvoll manor by an assembly of Norwegian patriots.
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The most decisive and cogent event was the Constitutional Assembly at Eidsvoll, north of Christiania (Oslo).
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5) In 1814, many of these students had become government officials or civil servants, who were sent to Eidsvoll to create a constitution.
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The Constitution of Norway was signed at Eidsvoll 17th May 1814, and declared Norway to be an independent nation.
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Entrelazando la Estacion Central de ferrocarril y el Palacio Real (Kongelige Slott), su recorrido permite al visitante sumergirse en el alma noruega a traves de sus paisajes, su gente, su folklore y edificios emblematicos como el Teatro Nacional, el Parlamento (Stortinget) o la Plaza Eidsvoll, cuyas fuentes se convierten en una pista de patinaje sobre hielo durante el invierno.