North Norway Region

Nordkapphallen (North Cape Hall)

Nordkapphallen (North Cape Hall) For centuries, the North Cape at 71 ° 10'21 attracted people from all over the world. "Globe", built in 1978, has become the symbol of the Cape. Today, the North Cape Hall anchored on the cliff towering 307 m. and marks the northernmost corner that forms the last front against the Arctic Ocean...

Arran Lule Sami Centre (Museum)

Arran Lule Sami Centre (Museum) A national centre featuring a museum and exhibitions on Sami culture, language, history and ethnicity, a language section with distance education, Sami craft and handwork, library, Sami kindergarten and conference facilities. Was established in 1994 and is located in Drag, Norway. The main purpose...

The youth museum

The youth museum In the exhibition you can experience street life in the 1980s with Arild’s fastfood outlet and a telephone box where you can listen in on telephone conversations. In the 50s room you can sit on the sofa and listen to hits by Elvis Presley and Bill Haley on Radio Luxembourg. In the present...

Hamarøy Gallery

Hamarøy Gallery Hamarøy is blessed with dramatically beautiful scenery. Towering mountains, forests and fertile farmland, skerries and islands, fjords and wide open sea. Here you can enjoy untouched wilderness and yet find all the services you need. We invite you to share our cultural offerings and hospitality,...

Hamsun Gallery

Hamsun Gallery New annual art exhibitions of leading artists feature in the old general store at the genuine Sirilund, where poet Knut Hamsun was a salesman in his youth. Items on sale include books, posters, cards, graphics and exclusive art and craft. Dinners and buffets for groups of up to 45 are hosted in the...

Tranøy Galleri

Tranøy Galleri An art gallery featuring permanent exhibitions of Tor Arne Moen’s Hamsun illustrations. New annual sales exhibition of art and craft. Café. The gallery is partially adapted for wheelchair users and a sauna is available for hire.

Gallery Dagfinn Bakke

Gallery Dagfinn Bakke Dagfinn Bakke (born 1933) is a painter, illustrator and graphic artist. He lives and works in the Lofoten Islands, north of the Arctic Circle in northern Norway. Dagfinn Bakke has had exhibitions in a number of different countries, and his works are on display at many public art galleries,...

Hammerfest Turist AS

Hammerfest Turist AS Hammerfest Tourist is an organization that markets Hammerfest and Kvalsund as a tourist destination, to tourists as well as meeting/conference organizers in Norway and abroad. Our operations are subdivided into the following three sections: Marketing, Tourist information/hospitality and Guide...

Hornøya / Vardø light house

Hornøya / Vardø light house Vardø lighthouse is located on Hornøya Island, Norway’s easternmost point. Visitors can spend the night in the lighthouse keeper’s house, which has breathtaking views. Norway’s easternmost protected wildlife reserve for seabirds, nesting area for 73,000-88,000 pairs. Reference area for bird...

Kåfjord Church

Kåfjord Church Kåfjord Church (1836) is a long church, built in an English-Inspired neo-gothic style. The history of the church is closely linked the two copper mines. Alta's Oldest standing church is open the public two humming the buzzer. Located east of the E6 in Kåfjord, 20 km from Alta. The church is...

Verdensteatret Cinema (World Cinema Theatre)

Verdensteatret Cinema (World Cinema Theatre) Cinema dating from 1916, from the silent movie era. Art nouveau exterior, theatre adorned with artist Sverre Mack's paintings with national romantic motifs from the 1920'ies. The main cinema of the city until after 1970, today a cinemathéque, and location for a silent movie festival in September....

Church of Skjervøy

Church of Skjervøy Small timber church dating from 1728 with ornate interior; 1664 baroque altar, 1777 pulpit. In the hallway particular gravestone from 1663. Skjervøy's first church dates from the Middle Ages, and the present church is the oldest wooden one in Troms. The church is usually closed, but can be opened...

Galleri Bodøgaard

Galleri Bodøgaard Located on historic ground about 2.5 km from Bodø, between the venerable old farm Bodo, Nordland Museum's department of leisure Bodøsjøen, Bodin Church, and Nordland Cultural Centre. The gallery stands today as Northern Norway's largest private collection of art and artefacts and is from the summer...

Sandtorgholmen Hotel - a historical place to visit

Sandtorgholmen Hotel - a historical place Sandtorgholmen Hotel is idyllically located on a peninsula pointing into Tjeldsundet – the sound separating Hinnøya from the mainland. The hotel, which is built on an old trading post, is about 30 km south of Harstad, and about 28 km from Harstad/Narvik Airport Evenes. The hotel, which is built...

Landego Lighthouse

Landego Lighthouse In this island realm we find the world’s densest stock of white-tailed eagles, and this magnificent bird is a wonderful sight as it takes off from its nest and soars down towards the fjord in search of fish. Landego lighthouse was built in 1910 to secure the seaward approach to Bodø from Lofoten....