Gallery Espolin

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Gallery Espolin. Photo: Kjell Ove Storvik
The Espolin Gallery houses a master of Norwegian art. Immerse yourself in artist Kaare Espolin Johnson’s expressive power and explore the region’s dramatic history, and the life and destiny of coastal peoples. Wander around the beautiful halls and rooms filled with Espolin’s work.

The gallery also features a fine art shop, a film, and exhibitions by guest artists. Original art by Kaare Espolin Johnson is available for purchase through the Espolin Gallery, see our Facebook page for details.

The Espolin Gallery is a part of the SKREI Experience Center and lies within close walking distance from the Lofoten Museum and the Lofoten Aquarium.

Opening Hours

Opening hours 2018

Jan 2–Apr 30: Mon–Fri 11.00–15.00
May 1–May 30: Every day 11.00–15.00
June 1–Aug 15: Every day 10.00–18.00
Aug 18–Aug 31: Every day 11.00–15.00
Sept 1–Sept 30: Sun–Fri 11.00–15.00
Oct 1–Dec 14: Mon–Fri 11.00–15.00

EASTER 2018:
The Gallery is open monday 26 march and tuesday 27 march from 11 to 15, but will be closed for the rest of the easter days.

Closed for Easter and May 17

At other times by appointment


Adult 90 NOK
Senior/student 70 NOK
Child (age 5–15) 40 NOK
Group p.p. 70 NOK (min. 20 ppl)

SKREI ticket

Adult 220 NOK
Child (age 3-15) 110 NOK
Exhibition at the Gallery Espolin. Photo: Kjell Ove Storvik
"Fylgje" by Kaare Espolin Johnson. Photo: Gallery Espolin

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