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Tromso Museum

Lars Thoringsvei 10, Tromso 9037, Norway
+47 77 64 50 00
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Lars Thoringsvei 10, Tromso 9037, Norway
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"natural history"
in 12 reviews
"combination ticket"
in 7 reviews
"viking culture"
in 4 reviews
"northern lights"
in 66 reviews
"interesting exhibits"
in 9 reviews
"arctic animals"
in 6 reviews
"northern norway"
in 13 reviews
"local wildlife"
in 5 reviews
"worth a quick visit"
in 3 reviews
"english translation"
in 4 reviews
"nice walk"
in 4 reviews
"short film"
in 3 reviews
"well worth the visit"
in 3 reviews
"aurora borealis"
in 9 reviews
"souvenir shop"
in 3 reviews
"stuffed animals"
in 3 reviews
"arctic circle"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Norways explora history is interesting and somewhat brutal. Lots of arctic animals has been killed for absolutly nothing. And eventhough the exibithion is somewhat old its interessting

Thank Lonech
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I thought we’d nip round here fairly rapidly. Wrong. Quiet, calm and restful wander around a range of fascinating exhibits loosely based on Tromsø and the surrounding area. Not very interactive- so young children may get a bit restive. NB: THREE MUSEUM TICKET - At...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I really found the Sami exhibition very interesting and enlightening. Both the one showing their traditional way of life, but also the one following their struggle to gain recognition and rights as a nation. We had a lovely visit to the Sami house, where a...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

A nice place that tells a bit about the original inhabitants - the Sami (who were not bound by political borders - they lived/wandered in Norway, Sweden and Finland - around the mountains they share.

Thank Alan C
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

The various exhibits and displays provide a unique and effective introduction to the nature and culture of the northern regions of Norway. The exhibits and displays are well done with quality explanations that will help you understand what you are viewing. There is an excellent...More

Thank Brian0ntheGo
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Visited as part of a tour and was impressed with the quality of the displays and visuals. They have a beautiful video of aurora borealis! The Sami display was made even better by the guide that led us through. They have done a great job...More

Thank 222Terri
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

The Museum is frequently visited by bigger groups of the visitors. From city center Bus no 37 is leaving, every half an hour for this Museum. It would be more interesting to the visitors if the films and more photos are displayed to show the...More

Thank LechBK
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This museum is fabulous!! and you can pay a little more for your entry and get entry to the polar museum included, a good saving. The staff were so helpful, we asked what time the film of the Northern lights showed , we were told...More

1  Thank gina b
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

It seemed to be small from outside but there are actually lots to see. From animals and plants in Norway, aurora light show, to history of Nordic inhabitants, one should spend half day here to experience the effort they have put in. There is also...More

1  Thank konstanza_sf
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

This museum requires a short bus ride on the number 37 bus if you are staying in the city centre, but it is worth it (use the mobile apps for travel planning and ticketing for a cheaper price). There are quite a few different exhibits,...More

3  Thank Liz R
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