Go to content Go to navigation
What's close to you?
Visit Norway tells you what's happening near by, where you are.
Molde

The Fisheries museum

The Fisheries museum Photo: Bjarne Nygård The Fisheries museum Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life/ Fjord Norge The Fisheries museum Photo: Øivind Leren The Fisheries museum Photo: Øivind Leren
The Fisheries museum Photo: Bjarne Nygård
The Fisheries museum Photo: Terje Rakke/Nordic Life/ Fjord Norge
The Fisheries museum Photo: Øivind Leren
The Fisheries museum Photo: Øivind Leren

Contact information

Description

In the summer season you can go by boat out to the idyllic island of Hjertøya, a great recreational area where you can hire rowing boats, fish, og on a picnic, walk along guided paths or swim in the sea. At the Fisheries Museum you can get an insight into local coastal culture. The museum is made as a small fishing village with houses, fishermen’s shacks, cod-liver oil factory, engineering workshop and a large collection of boats. It portrays local coastal culture, working life and living conditions from around 1850. Free exhibition of the multi artist Kurt Schwitters and “Die große Merz” pillar on the Hjertøy square. Nature path through the landscape of the island.

Categories

  • Buildings & Monuments Buildings & Monuments
  • Museums & Galleries Museums & Galleries

Hours

Where:Hjertøya
6/20/2015 - 8/9/2015
Tue - Sun
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Facilities

  • Museums, Galleries and crafts

    • museum
    • theme exhibitions
    • guided tour during opening hours
    • interior
    • guided tour by appointment (1/5-31/10)
    • permanent exhibitions
    • exhibition
  • Activities

    • swimming
  • Package tours

    • groups
  • Boats

    • rowing boat
  • Discounts

    • group prices
Close
Embed this article

Copy and paste this code into your blog/website

Preview

The Fisheries museum - Photo: Bjarne Nygård

The Fisheries museum

In the summer season you can go by boat out to the idyllic island of Hjertøya, a great recreational area where you can hire rowing boats, fish, og on a...

The Fisheries museum

Source: Visitnorway

Disclaimer

This site includes information about products and services provided by third parties. Whilst Innovation Norway endeavours to ensure that all information on the site is accurate, we cannot be held responsible or liable for any claims caused by information supplied on this website. Prices and availability are subject to change without notice. You should always check the accuracy of the information provided with the relevant supplier. Innovation Norway is under no circumstances responsible for the contents of external web pages linking to its website. Legal disclaimer.

Ad
Ad

More about this area

Winter in Nordmøre and Romsdal

The winter season normally lasts from December to April/May in Nordmøre and Romsdal. Loads of snow and skiing fun is yours for the taking.

Dining in Nordmøre and Romsdal

Bacalao and klippfish, dishes made of dry and salted cod, are the main specialities in the Nordmøre and Romsdal region.

Sunnmørsalpene

Majestic peaks and a rugged alpine massif distinguish Sunnmørsalpene from other mountain areas in Norway. Off-piste skiing is at its best here.

Shopping in Nordmøre and Romsdal

Shopping centres and smaller, specialised boutiques selling anything from gourmet food to hand-crafted souvenirs can be found in Nordmøre and Romsdal.

Attractions in Nordmøre and Romsdal

Come visit Norway's national tourist roads; the Atlantic Road and the Trollstigen Road, and the fjord cities Molde, Kristiansund and Åndalsnes.

The Romsdalsfjord

The Romsdalsfjord is located close to the city of Molde. Take the Raumabanen Railway from the fjord to the mountains, or go on a fjord cruise.
TEXT ADS
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
Ad
Ad

Subscribe to newsletter