20 December 2022
Did you know that we have several digital offerings from our museums? Here we have collected some suggestions for digital material that you can delve into.
Explore stories big and small from our museums. Here you can take a deep dive into the history of Norddalsbrua, the chieftain’s house at Borg, the cod fishery and much more.
The chieftain’s house at borg
Read more about the different rooms in the chieftain’s house. The house construction is the result of thorough research on Viking Age houses.
Ofotbanen’s most spectacular cultural heritage site.
The Medal for Outstanding Civic Achievement, a Rescuer Is Honored
Torstein Reinholdtsen rescued dozens of people at sea
History on the ear
The podcast Dispatched from the Ofoten department in Museum Nord deals with local history in the Narvik region, and sometimes a little outside. Among the more than 50 episodes recorded, you can hear stories about music history, World War II, aviation, mines and caves and much more. Look up Expedited where you listen to podcasts, or find episodes below here:
Find museum objects digitally
Did you know that several of our museum pieces are available digitally? At digitaltmuseum.no is a selection of artefacts from our museums. For example, this boat model that is part of the collection of the Fygle Museum.
A mining hammer was a widely used tool in mining industry to chop rocks from the mountain.
Boat model of a five-rower
Boat model of a five-rower with hay/stick, ladle, boat hook and 13 oars.
Black uniform jacket and trousers for telegraphist. The uniform is part of the Hurtigruten Museum’s collection.
Learn facts about the sea and do fun exercises in Seabed Digital from Sortland Museum.