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Address: Administrasjonsveien 3, Narvik, Norway
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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The full monty on Narvik, well worth a visit. Th story of the Ofoten railway and the iron ore transport down that extraordinary railway line is very well curated.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2013
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

The full monty on Narvik, well worth a visit. Th story of the Ofoten railway and the iron ore transport down that extraordinary railway line is very well curated.

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Tromso, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

The Ofoten Museum is THE museum to visit if you ever happen to reach Narvik. It is just about fifteen/twenty minutes walk from the train station and gives really great information about the history of Narvik, the railway, and the surroundings. Contrary to other museum where a couple of artifacts are just hanged from the wall together with explanatory notes,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

The Ofoten Museum's display apparently change regularly. It's inexpensive to go, so it wasn't a bad way to kill an hour or so. While the regular displays were good (history of Narvik and it's railroad), there was art for sale on the first floor and a collective of a lot of 80's memorabilia (old computers, 80's fashion/toys/albums). I was hoping... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2011

Ofoten Museum is part of Museum Nord (North) and is sited in an old railway building, at the harbour end of Street No 1 (Dronningens gate) - the streets of the old part of Narvik is mentioned by numbers by the locals! The adress is Administrasjonsveien 3. The history of Ofotbanen and Narvik is well displayed both through pictures and... More 

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Additional Information about Ofoten Museum

Address: Address: Administrasjonsveien 3, Narvik, Norway
Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Northern Norway  >  Nordland  >  Narvik Municipality  >  Narvik
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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