The Municipality of Hamar

The Municipality of Hamar is the administrative centre of Hedmark County. Hamar has a rich cultural heritage and varied nature. Agriculture is an important industry in the municipality. Situated between Norway’s largest lake, Mjøsa, and the mountain sides, Hamar is great for outdoor activities. The municipality is also home to the Hamar Olympic Hall (Vikingskipet), which hosts several sports tournaments and large events, like the world’s second largest computer party, The Gathering.

Hamar Municipality’s main focus areas are:

  • AR/VR-technology cluster
  • Welfare technology
  • Sustainable cities
  • Circular economy


Contact information: 

Miguel da Luz, advisor. Telephone: +47 90 18 77 24. E-mail: