Bø Museum

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Bø Museum

The museum is located in beautiful natural surroundings by the seaside, Vinjesjøen. Visit Parkvoll, formerly the bailiff´s residence, where you will find special emphasis to the female author Regine Normann. Regine Normann is well known for her work with both fairytales and novels. Let the children visit the fairytale forest, see the fisherman cabin (rorbu) and boathouse. Visit Artscape Nordland outdoor gallery and the impressive sculpture “The man from the sea”. Enjoy a cup of coffee in the museum gift shop that offers books and locally produced craftswork. New exhibitions every summer.



Vinjesjøveien 31,
8470 Bø i Vesterålen


+47 76 15 40 00 /+47 474 68 564



Opening Hours

June 1–July 10
Tuesday–Sunday 11–17

July 11–July 31
Every day 11–17

August 1–August 31
Tuesday–Sunday 11–17

Admission Prices

Adult 50 NOK
Child (under 16 y.o.) Free
Groups p.p. 40 NOK (min. 10 ppl)

Guiding at the museum and at Føre burial site 100 NOK
Please book guiding min. one day in advance.

Lofoten coffin

The white gold of the sea is still important. The fisherman must have that little extra, a sixth sense, about the weather and about the nature of the fish.

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