North Norway Region

INGA-SÁMI-SIIDA

INGA-SÁMI-SIIDA Will offer a very exclusive "packages" to the deer fence we have the mountains, where visitors can participate in collection and identification of reindeer calves. In this connection offers overnight stay 1-3 nights, fishing, hiking, guided tours and full board. This has not been available to...

Sightseeing out of Kirkenes, including a taste of dog sledging

Sightseeing out of Kirkenes, including a taste of dog sledging A guided tour with bus into the valley. We visit the National Park centre at Svanvik with an exhibition about flora, fauna and the way of living. A short movie from the National Park is shown. Further on we go up to our kennel where we will give you a taste of dog sledging. Coffee/tea and a small...

Polstjerna - Seal Hunting Vessel

Polstjerna - Seal Hunting Vessel Polstjerna is a 1949 seal hunting vessel, which completed 33 Arctic expeditions. Museum ship open in summer. Foundation M / S Pole Star (org. No.: 985660670), and simultaneously transferred ownership to the association's vessel, M / S "Pole Star", to the foundation whose purpose is "to restore and...

Gamslett Farm

Gamslett Farm Farm for farmers also engaged in fishing from the 18th c., although today it appears much like it did around 1900. Across the road an impressive collection of old artefacts. Magnificent location on the fjord under the Lyngen Alps.

The Polar Museum

The Polar Museum The Polar Museum tells the exciting story of risky Arctic trapping and courageous polar expeditions. Located in former Customs House on the quayside dating from 1830 The Polar Museum in Tromsø opened on June 18, 1978, 50 years to the day after Roald Amundsen left Tromsø on his last expedition, to...

The Museum of Post-War Reconstruction

The Museum of Post-War Reconstruction The museum of Post-war Reconstruction for Finnmark and North-Troms. The exhibition aims to convey the poignancy of the dramatic events of WWII; the forced evacuation, the conflagration and the restoration. In the cafe you can enjoy waffles and a cup of coffee. Children under the age of 16 have free...

The Coastal Express Museum

The Coastal Express Museum The national museum foundation for the coastal express at Stokmarknes. Exhibitions of authentic rooms and environments, photographs, paintings, model ships, historical films, videos and a multi-media show lasting 20 min. Wheelchair user friendly. The coastal express M/S «Finnmarken» from 1956 is an...

The Royal and Ancient Polar Bear Society

The Royal and Ancient Polar Bear Society Become a member of the internationally renowned and exclusive club and take home the world-famous polar bear pin as proof that you have visited Hammerfest! Our museum displays the town’s proud traditions related to fishing and hunting in Arctic areas. Experience the extreme cold, Northern Lights...

Bø Museum

Bø Museum Parkvoll, the former bailiff’s residence in Vinjesjøen, is today a museum. Out here on the coast, where the ghost of the sea keeps vigil and you can see the wood nymphs if you look closely, the narrative tradition still lives on. North Norway’s great fairy tale writer, Regine Normann, came from...

Norwegian Fishing Industry Museum

Norwegian Fishing Industry Museum The national fishing industry museum was established in the spring of 1991 as a public institution, and was named Norsk Fiskeindustrimuseum. The University of Tromsø, University of Bergen, NHH Bergen, Norges sildesalgslag, Sildemelfabrikkenes landsforening, LO, SND, Vesterålen regionråd, Hadsel...

Sortland Museum

Sortland Museum About Monshouwer He was born in 1955 in Dordrecht, The Netherlands. After four years of middle technical general education He went to the Artistic School for gold and .. smith in Schoonhoven, the most famous school of the country. In 1980 he opened his own shop and workshop in Veere in the south...

The Nordland Red Cross War Memorial Museum

In April-May, 1940, Narvik was the centre of attention all over the world. The Battle of Narvik and the fight for the ore ended with the city being razed to the ground and with 5 years of German occupation. Through exhibitions of pictures and equipment from World War II, the museum focuses on these...

Stenneset Bygdetun Museum

Stenneset Bygdetun Museum Stenneset bygdetun is 21 old buildings that give us possibility to gain an insight on how people lived from the 1700’s to the 1900' s. To get a tour out of the buildings off season, please contact Rana Museum. The area is otherwise free to enter all year.

Grenebua, Manndalen Husflidslag (woven rugs)

Grenebua, Manndalen Husflidslag (woven rugs) See and feel the unique woven rugs, found on Greek vase paintings of the antiquity, but surviving only in Olmmaivaggi/Manndalen. Here, local Sami costume traditions are maintained, as well as knitwear in unique colorful patterns. "Bonkos" are knitted mittens, so warm that they are used in Polar...

Hemnes Bygdetun, Bjerka (Museum)

Hemnes Bygdetun, Bjerka (Museum) Hemnes County bought the farm Lillebjerka in 1966. The buildings were parly renovated and opened as a farm yard. There are many items that belonged to the farm, and some items come from the surrounding area Hemnes county bought the farm in 1966 Lillebjerka in Hemnes. The buildings were partially...