indications of a well-developed Bronze Age culture in the Harstad area. Archived from the original on 11 November 2013. Trondenes Church, the world's northernmost medieval church, which dates back to the 13th15th century, is situated just outside the town. The municipal center is the town of Harstad, the most populous town.
Bt fra troms til harstad
Flyplass harstad narvik
Harstad kommune er den nest strste kommunen i Troms etter folketal, og har vore det sidan kommunesamanslingane i 1964. The city itself is located on the northeastern part of on Hinnya; it is the only city on the island, and is popularly known as Vgsfjordens perle (The pearl of Vgsfjorden). Harstad is located in the midst of the aurora borealis (a.k.a. Most of the municipality is located on the large island of Hinnya, which is Norway's largest coastal island (three islands in the Svalbard archipelago are larger). The most successful local football team is Harstad Idrettslag (a.k.a. Under nedre berg studentby kommunereforma i 1964 blei Harstad sltt saman med dei to tidlegare kommunane. The record low.1 C (3 F) was recorded in February 2010. Harstad is also the hometown of the Norwegian army band "Forsvarets Musikkorps Nord Norge" with professional musicians. There is also a period from early May to early August with twilight for a few hours each night as the sun just dips below the horizon, so there is no darkness. 23 The old seabed, now dry land due to isostatic rebound (up to 60 to 80 metres or 200 to 260 feet above sea level creating fertile soil that is well-suited for farming.