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A good coast museum

Go there to get an authentic impression of how coast life has been along the northern Norwegian... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Reisetigern
Wow, so nice

In a small toen where only 130 people live, it's amazing to find such a nice museum. Jeanette was a... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2017
NoorB_12
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Zeewolde, The Netherlands
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Jul 18, 2018
“A good coast museum”
Feb 18, 2017
“Wow, so nice”
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The museum was founded in 1978 by the local Museum and History Association. Assisted by the local population, the association collected photographs and artifacts, thus forming the foundation of the museum’s collections. in 1998, Gamvik Museum moved...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Strandveien 94, Gamvik 9775, Norway
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+47 78 49 79 49
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Reviewed July 18, 2018

Go there to get an authentic impression of how coast life has been along the northern Norwegian coast the last centuries. You might also get some good tips from the people working there. It is a small, but informative museum.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

In a small toen where only 130 people live, it's amazing to find such a nice museum. Jeanette was a warm welcome and told us a lot. She also took wonderfull pictures she showed us.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed September 19, 2015

The museum boasts a fascinating display of history and life up in the Arctic North. We found the smallish display to be very informative and interesting. It is chronologically built up to lead the visitor from the stone age up to the modern day fishing...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed May 21, 2015

With a lot of local history and ways of life from the area recorded this was a fantastic place to visit. We also found that the Museum Manager held the keys to Slettnes Fyr which is the Lighthouse at the very top of Mainland Europe...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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