Top List of Museums in Stavanger

Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Stavanger that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Stavanger to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Stavanger page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.

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  1. Norwegian Petroleum Museum

    #1 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Norwegian Petroleum Museum

    Tags: Museum, Observatory, Educational Site

    Address: Kjeringholmen- Posboks 748 Sentrum – 4004 Stavanger

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Norsk Oljemuseum is one of its kind, dedicated to showcase the technology and process that goes into oil and Gas production. This museum was started on 20th May’1999 and has coveted DASA award t...Read more

  2. Swords In Rock

    #2 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Swords In Rock

    Tags: Museum, Outdoors, Beach, Observatory

    Address: Mollebukta, 4042 Hafrsfjord

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Standing in the backdrop of a little tranquil beach on Hafrsfjord just outside Stavanger, this monument was created by sculptor Fritz Røed and was unveiled by king Olav V of Norway in 1983. Thi...Read more

  3. The Norwegian Canning Museum

    #3 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    The Norwegian Canning Museum

    Tags: Museum, Observatory, Educational Site, Nature

    Address: Ovre Strandgate 88, 4005 Stavanger, Norway

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    The city Stavanger had a dirty old stench of fish and other nasty stuff before the trade of oil and gas gave the city a make-over it deserved. Curious about how the city was back then? Well, then you ...Read more

  4. Stavanger Maritime Museum

    #4 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Stavanger Maritime Museum

    Tags: Museum, Entertainment

    Address: Nedre Strandgate 17 4005, Stavanger

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Stavanger boasts of its seafaring and fishing heritage and its fascinating stories can be experienced at the Stavanger Maritime Museum. This beautiful building sits right by the harbour and has tons o...Read more

  5. Museum Of Archaeology

    #5 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Museum Of Archaeology

    Tags: Museum, Observatory, Educational Site, Archaeological Site

    Address: Peder Clowsgt, Stavanger

    Timings: 11:00 am - 03:00 pm Details

    Museum of Archaeology is the only place in Norway where you can treat yourself the Viking way. Every season the museum edifice is decorated with seasonal decorates inspired by Viking tradition. The mu...Read more

  6. Stavanger Museum

    #6 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Stavanger Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Science Museum, Educational Site

    Address: Musegata 16, 4010 Stavanger

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Stavanger museum is the place where the Art, history, science, flora, fauna and rich culture of Norway comes together. It was established in 1877 and since then has been the showcase of Norway to the ...Read more

  7. The Norwegian Children's Museum

    #7 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    The Norwegian Children's Museum

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Entertainment, Exhibition

    Address: Musegata 16, 4010 Stavanger, Norway

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    As the name suggests, the museum is specially designed for children to satiate their desire of toys. It has the largest collection of toys, dolls, puppets, tree hut, labyrinth, board games and many ot...Read more

  8. Stavanger Museum Of Fine Arts

    #8 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Stavanger Museum Of Fine Arts

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Entertainment, Arts And Crafts

    Address: Musegt. 16, N-4010 Stavanger, Norway

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Rogaland Museum of fine arts is a must-see for art enthusiasts. This museum offers a huge collection of antique and contemporary art pieces. Apart from Norwegian art, you can also explore unique colle...Read more

  9. Broken Column

    #9 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Broken Column

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Statue

    Address: Multiple/ Stavanger Museum, Musegata 16, 4010 Stavanger

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Broken column is a piece of genius Art by sculptor Antony Gormleys where he has created 23 idols depicting a standing man, each 1.95 metres tall and facing 10 degrees west. These 23 statues have been ...Read more

  10. Flyhistorisk Museum

    #10 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Flyhistorisk Museum

    Tags: Museum, Military Museum, Exhibition

    Address: Flyplassveien 129, Stavanger Airport, Sola

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm Details

    Flyhistorism Museum is the only aviation museum in Norway. It has an impressive collection of artifacts and numerous types of jet fighters used in royal Norwegian Airforce. You will be surprised to kn...Read more

  11. Jaermuseet Science Centre

    #11 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Jaermuseet Science Centre

    Tags: Science Museum, Outdoors, Landmark, Educational Site

    Address: Kviavegen , 4365 Naerbo, Norway

    Timings: 10:00 am - 02:00 pm Details

    This science centre is also known as Jærmuseet Science Farm and acts as a regional science centre for South Western Norway. The museum is full of exciting exhibits that are related to science, t...Read more

  12. Stavanger School Museum

    #12 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Stavanger School Museum

    Tags: Museum, Educational Site, Entertainment, Exhibition

    Address: Hillevagsveien 82, 4016 Stavanger, Norway

    Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Norway boasts of this unique museum which specializes in school history. Visitors, especially school kids visit this place for its exceptionally good collection of old and new education equipment used...Read more

  13. Norwegian Printing Museum

    #13 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Norwegian Printing Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Educational Site, Specialty Museum

    Address: Sandviga 24, Bjergsted, Stavanger

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Norwegian Printing museum is an extremely interesting place where the old printing machines and techniques are housed intact and in working condition. For all those who were born in the digital age, t...Read more

  14. Stavanger Kunstmuseum

    #14 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Stavanger Kunstmuseum

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: Henrik Ibsens gate 55, 4021 Stavanger, Norway

    Timings: 11:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    As an art lover, you will enjoy each and every bit of your time visiting the Stavanger Art Museum. This art gallery is pretty old and started its journey in the year 1865. The gallery has exhibited ma...Read more

  15. Watchmen's Museum In The Valberg Tower

    #15 of 15 Museums in Stavanger
    Watchmen's Museum In The Valberg Tower Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: Valbergjet 2, 4006 Stavanger, Norway

    During your tour in Stavanger, Norway, you will be pleased to visit the Watchmen's Museum In The Valberg Tower. The museum is located on the first floor of the Valberg Tower which is a tourist attract...Read more

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