Nybyen

Nybyen is a small settlement located on the southern outskirts of , on the island of Spitsbergen, in the archipelago of . The name is Norwegian and translates as The New Town.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The is a museum in , the largest town in the archipelago. is situated 2½ km northeast of Nybyen. Photo: Bjoertvedt, CC BY-SA 3.0.

School
Longyearbyen School is a combined primary and secondary school located in and serving , , . Photo: Bjoertvedt, CC BY-SA 3.0.

University
The is a state-owned limited company that is involved in research and provides some university-level education in Arctic studies. is situated 2½ km northeast of Nybyen. Photo: Dagny, Public domain.

Church
Svalbard Church is located at in , . is situated 2 km north of Nybyen. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the largest settlement and the administrative centre of , . Photo: Uspn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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