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Family Sunday at the Lofoten Museum 25 February

The Family Day at the Lofoten Museum on February 25th was a fantastic experience for both young and old! 

Volunteering at the Hurtigruten Museum

We are very lucky to have so many great volunteers helping us at the Hurtigruten Museum! Meet Eivind, our newest volunteer


Museum Nord participated in the Lofoten Conference 2024 organized by our partners in “Lofoten The Green Islands” at Thon hotel Svolvær on 14 and 15 February.

VU artist 2024

Now we are approaching Vinterfestuka, which is the biggest event of the year in Narvik. This year’s Winterfest week lasts from 8.-17. March. Every year Narvik Museum has an art exhibition at the museum and this year it is Åsne Kummeneje Mellem who is a VU artist!

Exhibition opening in Kjøpsvik

On Thursday 15 February there was an exhibition opening of the exhibition Grotter i Nordland at Kjøpsvik Public Library and Cultural Centre.

Målfrid the otter

An otter cub was found abandoned in Henningvær one day in July 2023. It was transported to the Lofoten Aquarium where it now lives life in luxury.

Exhibition renewal – how do we do it?

We have set ourselves an ambitious goal for the next five years: all exhibitions will be renewed. But how do we do that?

Cozy family event in Narvik

On Thursday 7 February, a cozy family event was held at Narvik Museum, with bonfires, coffee and hot juice, as well as fruit and gáhkku.

Sami National Day

On 6 February, Sámi álbmotbeaivi (Northern Sami) / Sámij Álmmukbiejvve (Lule Sami) / Sami National Day is celebrated all over Sápmi and also some places outside Sápmi. The day is celebrated in Norway, Sweden, Finland and Russia.

Sami week in Vågan

In and around Kabelvåg and Svolvær there will be a large cultural event with many activities and cultural offerings for young and old, inside and outside, all day on Sami National Day on 6 February. Things will also happen several days that contribute to it being a Sami theme week.