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.
8470 Bø i Vesterålen
+47 474 68 564 /+47 76 15 40 00
June 1–June 18
June 20–July 9
July 10–July 30
Every day 11–17
August 1–August 13
August 16–August 31
Also open by appointment, all year
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.
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.Read More