Vestvågøy Museum, Skaftnes

Address: Ureveien 106, 8370 8370 Date: Friday 15 jun 2018 - Wednesday 15 Aug 2018 Show map

Address: Ureveien 106, 8370 8370

By visiting Skaftnes you will gaint an understanding of how a family could make a living out of fish and farming in the 19th century.

The fisherman`s farm of Skaftnes is situated in idyllic surroundings between Sennesvik and Ure. The buildings include the farmhouse with an interesting and authentic interior, a quayside warehouse with landing station for fish and an old country store. There is also a large boathouse with stone walls, a collection of Nordland-type boats and a smithy with authentic inventory and a unique set of bellows.

By visiting Skaftnes you will gaint an understanding of how a family could make a living out of fish and farming in the 19th century.

During the summer, a guide will be available to tell you the story of Skaftnes.

This little unique little fishing village is the only one in Lofoten which has remained intact from the last century, in it`s original style, with furniture, tools, boats and all the other equipment from this period.

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Occasions

Date Time    
15 Jun
Friday 15 jun 2018 11:00 - 15:00
17 Jun
Sunday 17 jun 2018 11:00 - 15:00
18 Jun
Monday 18 jun 2018 11:00 - 15:00
19 Jun
Tuesday 19 jun 2018 11:00 - 15:00

About this activity

  • Phone number (booking)
    +47 76084900
  • Phone number
    +47 76 08 49 00
  • Contact person email
  • Opening hours
    15.06.–15.08: Sunday –Friday 1100–1500 hours Saturday closed. The museum can be opened for groups on request.Call (0047)76 08 49 00
  • Prices from
    50 NOK
  • Price information
    Adults kr 40,- Children kr 20,- Students/seniors kr 20,- Family (2 adults and 2 children) kr 80,- Groups (more than 12 persons) kr.38,- p.p
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