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Museum Nord 20 years: Lofoten fishing days at Å. New date!!

Friday 22 March09:00 - Saturday 23 March15:00

The children paint with cod liver oil paint

We are organizing Lofoten Fishing Days as Museum Nord’s 20th anniversary in 2024.

What is waiting for you that day?

You can help to steam cod liver oil, you can paint with cod liver oil paint, there will be fish gutting, and stories about life in the fisherman’s cabin.

Program (can change)

March 22.

  • 09:00-09:30 We steam cod liver oil! The process begins with firing up the cod liver oil boiler. The process goes on all day.
    • What is cod liver oil? How do you make cod liver oil, and what is it used for?
    • Demonstration of cod liver oil steaming all day at the cod liver oil factory.
    • Visitors can also stir the liver in the cod liver oil in the steamboiler.
    • Cod liver oil tasting
    • Cod liver oil painting: Cod liver oil painting station in the outdoor area, accessible by wheelchair.
      • What is cod liver oil painting? What is cod liver oil paint used for? How do you make cod liver oil paint?
  • 09:30-10:00 Fishing gutting: The fish’s journey from the sea to the fish racks Boathouse. Demonstration of fishing gutting
  • 10:00-11:00 Lecture on stockfish, food, food tradition in collaboration with the restaurant Maren Anna Bedehus
  • 11:30-12:00 Tongue cutting: Children and young people’s winter job
    • Demonstration of tongue cutting at the boathouse
    • Active participation: visitors can try for themselves
  • Guided tour of Rorbua

March 23

  • 09:00-09:30 We steam cod liver oil! The process begins with firing up the cod liver oil boiler. The process goes on all day. How do you make cod liver oil, and what is it used for?
    • What is cod liver oil? How do you make cod liver oil, and what is it used for?
    • Demonstration of cod liver oil steaming all day at the cod liver oil factory.
    • Visitors can also touch the liver in the cod liver oil boiler.
    • Cod liver oil tasting
    • Cod liver oil painting: Cod liver oil painting station in the outdoor area, accessible by wheelchair.
      • What is cod liver oil painting? What is cod liver oil paint used for? How do you make cod liver oil paint?
  • 11:00 Boathouse: Who has participated in the Lofoten fishery in the past and who is participating now? (Diversity, Carnival)
  • 12:00 p.m.: Mølje. Traditional food in the Lofoten fishery
  • 14:00 Rorbua: Life in a fishing village in the Lofoten fishery.
    • Who lived in the fishermen’s cabins? Living conditions, a day in the fisherman’s cabin. Lofoten chest: What do we find in the Lofoten chests?

Museum Nord’s 20th anniversary

Details

Start:
Friday 22 March 09:00
End:
Saturday 23 March 15:00