Rauma Historical Society (“Rauma historielag”) was founded 20.02.2008.
Our main mission is to cover the past and present history in Rauma Municipality. Every year we make the Yearbook of Rauma (Norwegian: “Årbok for Rauma”) with articles about the local history in Rauma. We also arrange discourses and other activities.
Rauma is a municipality in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway. It is part of the Romsdal region. The administrative centre is the village of Åndalsnes. Other villages include Vågstranda, Måndalen, Innfjorden, Veblungsnes, Marstein, Verma, Isfjorden, Eidsbygda, Torvik, Gjerdsetbygda , Rødven, Åfarnes, and Mittet. The municipality surrounds part of the Romsdalsfjord and the Romsdal valley.