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Rygge is a Norwegian town in the province Østfold with about 13,000 inhabitants in an area of 73 km ².


The town is located 60 km south of Oslo. At a distance of 4 km southeast of the town of Moss Airport, Rygge ( RYG indicator ) is .. The larger neighboring towns are Moss in North West ( 5 km) and Råde in the east ( 10 km). Rygge, located on the road 6


  • Equipped with round Romanesque arches, built in gneiss and granite Rygge church dates from the mid 12th century. The altar was designed in the first half of the 18th century by Thomas Blix.

Church in Rygge

Altarpiece in the Ryggekirke