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Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å Photo: Museum Nord,Norsk Fiskeværsmuseum Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å Photo: Museum Nord, Norsk Fiskeværsmuseum Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å Photo: Ottar Schiøtz Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å Photo: Museum Nord,Norsk Fiskeværsmuseum
Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å Photo: Museum Nord,Norsk Fiskeværsmuseum
Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å Photo: Museum Nord, Norsk Fiskeværsmuseum
Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å Photo: Ottar Schiøtz
Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å Photo: Museum Nord,Norsk Fiskeværsmuseum

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Life and work in the fishing village and fishermen’s huts.

The Lofoten fisheries, boats and tackle. Dried fish and clipfish (split, salted and dried cod). Sea monsters, myths, beliefs and superstitions. Cod-liver oil factory (1850), with sale of cod-liver oil. Sale of cinnamon rolls and other pastries from our own bakery (1844). Smithy producing ornamental cod-liver oil lamps and knives for women.

Information video and guided tours. Family activities. Lofoten Malstrømsenter (Maelstrom Centre) and cave paintings.
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Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å

Life and work in the fishing village and fishermen’s huts. The Lofoten fisheries, boats and tackle. Dried fish and clipfish (split, salted and...

Norwegian Fishing Village Museum Å

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