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Lars Thoringsvei 10, Tromso 9037, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like it. The entrance cost 60 but if you buy a double ticket for the polar museum and this you can pay 80 for both... Is nice... Beautiful and with story... They give you an english's guide

Thank Alejandra A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very interesting museum, but the best attraction is outside the museum When you come out of the main door turn left, then left again to walk down the road about 50 metres and on the right there is a sign. Tucked in the edge...More

1  Thank Ruth D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was particularly interested in the exhibition on the Sami people. This place is worth a visit - excellent displays and material in English.

Thank Ranipuss
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Tromso Museum was a nice place to visit. This museum has am interesting display on the Aurora Borealis.Also, there is a section that documents the life of the Sami people and it also has some interesting artifacts.

Thank ULYSSES9999
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum at university it is really interesting and worth a visit, it is rather big and with many different exhibitions, explains well the different aspects of life in the Arctic regions, ranging from animals to pollution and the northern lights. Easy to reach if...More

1  Thank Wallyontravel
Reviewed 19 July 2018

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
Reviewed 13 July 2018 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

1  Thank Harveychant
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

Thank WendyTanner
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
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

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