Are you fond of history? Or do you love taking a journey to the past? Here is a list of famous museums in Tromso that let you know the historical stories of the city. Explore these popular museums of Tromso to educate yourself! You can visit things to do in Tromso page if you want to check all other attractions and activities.
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Top Tromso Museums
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#1 of 5 Museums in Tromso | Added 7692 times in trip plans
Hjalmar Johansens gate 12, 9296 Tromso, Norway
10:00 am - 07:00 pm
Polaria is situated in the Northern Norway and is the world’s most northerly museum. This is a multipurpose aquarium that was opened in 1988 and focuses mostly on children’s interests. The building is inspired from the Arctic Cathedral in Tromsdalen.
The main attractions you might look for out here are:
The displays that focus on the n...
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Sondre Tollbodgate 11, 9008 Tromso, Norway
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
This museum is all about Norwegian catches, Arctic Science and Polar exhibitions. This museum is known mainly for the fantastic Roald Amundsen collection. It was built on 18th June, 1978 just 50 years after the famous explorer visited the city.
The museum is still housed in one of the oldest buildings of the city that formerly housed customs wareho...
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Lars Thorings veg 10, 9006 Tromso, Norway
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
This is the oldest scientific museum in North Norway located inside the University of Tromso. The museum was established in 1872 and is the main museum of the city. This museum witnesses millions of visitors annually. It has 6 departments- Geology, Botany, Zoology, Archeology, Cultural History and Sami Ethnography. This museum is a favorite of children also.
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Stor gate 95, 9008 Tromso, Norway
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
This museum situated inside a 19th century neo- classical building houses a mind blowing collection of Tromso’s past and present. These are mostly by means of photographs, journals and documents of various travelers and explorers. There are also religious and cultural exhibits that solely represent Norway in every way. The Russian art and other such artifacts are eye catching too.
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Sjøgata 1, 9008 Tromsø, Norway
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Better known as the North Norwegian Art Museum, it was established in 1985 with a strong mission of spreading and promoting the importance of visual and arts and crafts in this region. This is the youngest art museum of the country and is known for a number of temporary as well permanent art collections.
Te temporary art collections mostly include ...