World Heritage Røros

333 years of mining activity in the Røros mountains, created wealth for the owners of The Copper Works and for the State as well as a livelihood for the workers and, eventually, a World Heritage site for future generations.


The Internet exhibition "World Heritage Røros a sample" is world heritage is presented by films, photos, literature and articles. The exhibition presents four main themes:
The Røros Copper Works
The people and the farms
Natural resources of the area
The King and the church

The website is the result of cooperation between the South Trøndelag County Library, the Røros Public Library and The Røros Museum.

Go to the World Heritage Røros site,