Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å

Address: Å i Lofoten, 8392 Sørvågen Date: Friday 29 jun 2018 - Monday 6 Jan 2020 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 Time    
18 Jul
Wednesday 18 jul 2018 09:00
19 Jul
Thursday 19 jul 2018 09:00
20 Jul
Friday 20 jul 2018 09:00
21 Jul
Saturday 21 jul 2018 09:00

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