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Vestvågøy Museum avd. Fygle

Vestvågøy Museum avd. Fygle Photo: Lofotr Viking Museum Vestvågøy Museum avd. Fygle Photo: Lofotr Viking Museum Vestvågøy Museum avd. Fygle Photo: Lofotr Viking Museum Vestvågøy Museum avd. Fygle Photo: Lofotr Viking Museum
Vestvågøy Museum avd. Fygle Photo: Lofotr Viking Museum
Vestvågøy Museum avd. Fygle Photo: Lofotr Viking Museum
Vestvågøy Museum avd. Fygle Photo: Lofotr Viking Museum
Vestvågøy Museum avd. Fygle Photo: Lofotr Viking Museum
A "rorbu" cabin from 1834 providing an insight into the everyday life of the fisherman.

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Vestvågøy Museum, avd. Fygle

The school and municipal administration. The old school in Fygle, built in 1898, and an outhouse from ca 1950.

There are exhibitions and guided tours. Reconstructions of one of the old classrooms, and the teacher`s residence.
Rooms used by the council and other boards and committees.
A "rorbu" cabin from 1834 providing an insight into the everyday life of the fisherman.

Visiting adress: Fygleveien 109, 8370 Leknes

We open the museum for groups on requests the whole year. We open for individual visitors on request in the period from 16th of June til 15th of August.
Call +47 760 84900 for special opening of the museum.



Entrance fee 2014:

Adults:                                       NOK 40,-                                            Children (6-15 years):                 NOK 20,-                                Seniors/Students:                       NOK 20,-                                              Family (2 ad. & 2 ch.):                 NOK 80,-                                              Groups (over 12 persons):           NOK 38,-

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Vestvågøy Museum, avd. Fygle The school and municipal administration. The old school in Fygle, built in 1898, and an outhouse from ca 1950. There are...

Vestvågøy Museum avd. Fygle

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