LØVSETH+PARTNERE | Fredrikstad Town Hall and Cinema

Fredrikstad Town Hall and Cinema

Competition: 1.st prize open competition 1986

Client: Fredrikstad Municipality

Architect: Lunde & Løvseth

Size: 15.000 m2

Completed: 2002


The town hall is located in the great city park with main facade facing the south adjacent to the cathedral, Norges Bank and a larger patrician villa. The entire basement floor of 1500 m2, is recognized as one room with glass façades facing the park and the city. Under the building and park, six movie theaters are located. The upper floors contain cellular office spaces.