Narvik Museum manages the Narvik municipal photo collection, consisting of around 215,000 photographs. Part of the collection is presented on digitaltmuseum.no – the construction of Ofotbanen, Norddalsbrua, iron ore ships, Hålogalandsbrua, portraits and much more. Take a deep dive into the history here:
The Ofotbanen Railway
The 43 kilometre long railway line from Narvik to riksgrensen is a continuous series of cultural-historical treats interspersed with beautiful scenery and dizzying views.
Life in Rombaksbotn
The community in Rombaksbotn was established when the second attempt to build the Ofotbanen railway started.
SKREI Stories: A HISTORY OF CONNECTEDNESS
Visit our online exhibition about the past, the present and the future of the Atlantic Cod.
17 May 1904
The children's parade in Narvik on 17 May 1904 passes Narvikgården led by the boys' corps tambur.
Playful children, the Monument of Freedom, the 4th Corner
"Playful Children" is cast in bronze and made by Thorsen who participated with the sculpture at the Autumn Exhibition in 1963. Narvik municipality bought the sculpture in 1963, and it was placed in Byparken in 1965 pending the final design of the Peat Area.
Ole W. Lund
Ole W. Lund sits at the railway line at the intersection of Djupvik, where the railway stop ended about 8 km from Narvik.