Norsk fiskeværsmuseum. Foto: Kjell Ove Storvik
Norwegian Fishing Village Museum. Photo: Kjell Ove Storvik

Welcome to Å, at the end of E10: the King Olav´s Road. Here you will find the picturesque Norwegian Fishing Village Museum, and experience everyday life at the Lofoten fisheries over the last 250 years.

• The old stone oven bakery (1844) with delicious bread and cinnamon buns
• The big boat house, with traditional wooden boats (Nordland boats)
• The cod liver oil factory – and increase your vitamin D dose
• The home of the fisherman´s family
• The post office, where the expedition of the steam ships were held
• The Forge, where the blacksmith was working
• Historical gardens
• The old grocery shop, located in a house built in 1843. Locally produced food, textiles, local literature, clothing, fishing equipment – and a basic selection of groceries
• The fisherman´s cabin is accessible on guided tours

The Norwegian Fishing Village Museum offers guiding in Norwegian, English and Spanish, from 15 to 60 minutes. During the summer season guiding may be available in other languages.

Opening Hours


Jan 2–May 31: Mon–Fri 10.00–17.00
June 1–Aug 31: Every day 9.00–19.00
Sept 1–Dec 22: Mon–Fri 10.00–15.00, Saturday 11.00–15.00

January 1
April 18, 19 and 22
May 1, 17 and 30
December 23 2019–January 1 2020

Also open by appointment


Adult 100 NOK
Senior 75 NOK
Student 50 NOK
Child (11–17) 50 NOK
Child (u. 10) Free

Group rates:
1–10 people 690 NOK in total (outside regular opening hours 790 NOK in total)
11–19 people 69 NOK per person (children age 11–17 29 NOK)
50+ people 59 NOK per person (children age 11–17 25 NOK)

Baking på fiskeværsmuseet. Foto Alex Conu
Photo: Alex Conu
Transmaking på fiskeværsmuseet. Foto Kjell Ove Storvik
Photo: Kjell Ove Storvik
Norsk Fiskeværsmuseum Rorbua 2017
Photo: James Morgan

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