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Jól on Lofotr

Saturday 13 January11:30 - 16:30

In Norse times, Jól was the celebration of Midwinter Day on January 12, 21 days after the winter solstice. When darkness was still heavy. We brighten up the atmosphere and invite young and old to Jól. There will be storytelling, music and songs in the longhouse.

Get ready to experience the festive atmosphere in the longhouse, with tar and bonfire smell, possible Volve shows off its prediction for the year ahead.

Tickets will be available for advance booking. Normal entrance ticket to the museum. Free entrance for those who have an annual pass.

Hope you come and celebrate Jól with us!


Saturday 13 January
11:30 - 16:30


Lofotr Vikingmuseum
Vikingveien 539
Bøstad, 8360 Norge