Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å

Address: Å i Lofoten, 8392 Sørvågen Date: Monday 9 may 2016 - Sunday 31 Dec 2017 Show map

Address: Å i Lofoten, 8392 Sørvågen

A comprehensive fishing village museum displaying 150 year old coastal building environments.

Life and work in the fishing village and fishermen’s huts.

The Lofoten fisheries, boats and tackle. Dried fish and clipfish (split, salted and dried cod). Sea monsters, myths, beliefs and superstitions. Cod-liver oil factory (1850), with sale of cod-liver oil. Sale of cinnamon rolls and other pastries from our own bakery (1844). Smithy producing ornamental cod-liver oil lamps and knives for women.

Information video and guided tours. Family activities. Lofoten Malstrømsenter (Maelstrom Centre) and cave paintings.

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Occasions

Date    
28 Jul
Friday 28 jul 2017
29 Jul
Saturday 29 jul 2017
30 Jul
Sunday 30 jul 2017
31 Jul
Monday 31 jul 2017

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