Deep dive in history

Take the plunge and join us deep into Nordland’s history.

Lofoten War Memorial Museum

Norway’s largest exhibition of rare uniforms and artefacts from World War II. Unique historical picture of these dramatic years.

Narvik Museum

The spectacular Ofotbanen and ore trains, Narvik’s development and industry, as well as hiking and art exhibitions.

Sørvågen Radio

The first wireless Morse signal in Northern Europe was emitted from the telegraph station in Sørvågen. Theme: technical, social and cultural development resulting from the telegraph’s establishment in Lofoten.

Norwegian Fishing village Museum

One of Norway’s best preserved and complete fishing villages. Visit various buildings; including boathouse, trandamperi, husmansstua. Main topic: life in the fishing village 1840-1960 and the development of lofoten fishing over the past 250 years. Shop and summer café.

Lofoten Museum

Lofoten fishing history at one of the best preserved historical sites in Lofoten. Magnificent squire farm (1815), authentic “rorbu” cabins and boathouse with traditional boats. Historic garden and very beautiful location.

Bø Museum

Objects and exhibitions; coastal culture and the author Regine Normann, rorbu and boathouse. Rebus and fairytale forest for children. Sculpture Landscape Nordland; The Man from the Sea and the open-air gallery. Museum shop.