Norwegian Fishing Village Museum

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Norsk fiskeværsmuseum. Foto: Kjell Ove Storvik
Norwegian Fishing Village Museum. Photo: Kjell Ove Storvik
Welcome to Å, at the end of E10: the King Olav´s Road. Here you will find the picturesque Norwegian Fishing Village Museum, and experience everyday life at the Lofoten fisheries over the last 250 years. Visit our buildings. Participate in demonstrations and activities:

• The old stone oven bakery (1844) with delicious bread and cinnamon buns
• The big boat house, with traditional wooden boats (Nordland boats)
• The cod liver oil factory – and increase your vitamin D dose
• The home of the fisherman`s family
• LATEST EXHIBITION! The post office, where the expedition of the steam ships were held
• The drying loft with temporary exhibitions
• The woodshed
• The Forge, where the blacksmith was working
• Historical gardens
• The old grocery shop, located in a house built in 1843. Locally produced food, textiles, local literature,
clothing, fishing equipment – and a basic selection of groceries
• Acitivity room, specially made for children

The Norwegian Fishing Village Museum offers guiding in Norwegian, English and Spanish, from 15 to 60 minutes. In the summer season guiding may be available in other languages.

Opening Hours

Jan 1–June 16 Monday–Friday 10–17
June 17–Aug 31 Daily 09–19
Sept 1–Dec 23 Monday–Friday 10–17

The Bakery is open May 14–Sept 3 09–17
Cafè and souvenir shop open June 1–Aug 31

Closed on bank holidays


Adult 80 NOK
Senior 60 NOK
Student/child 40 NOK
Child under 11. y.o. Free

Group visit prices (includes guided tour)
1–13 people, a total of 590 NOK
14–49 people, 59 NOK per person
More than 50 people, 49 NOK per person
Visit outside opening hours, min. 690 NOK

Groups can order a guided tour any day. Free
entrance for guides, tour organizers and bus

Extra offer for groups with pre-booked guiding: Visit the old, historical
rorbu (max number of visitors in a group: 25). Step one hundred
years back in time and experience the daily life during the Lofoten fisheries!

Baking på fiskeværsmuseet. Foto Alex Conu
Photo: Alex Conu
Transmaking på fiskeværsmuseet. Foto Kjell Ove Storvik
Photo: Kjell Ove Storvik
Photo: James Morgan

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