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Themes from Tromso's past and present. Challenging temporary exhibits in a magnificent villa from 1838. Documentary photo exhibits. Operates the Folkeparken open air museum
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Storgata 95, Tromso 9008, Norway
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+47 77 60 19 10
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed this museum, which had several worthwhile exhibits, including one documenting religious life in Tromso and another documenting the city as it was in the late 1950’s and early 1960’s. Best of all, the museum is free!

Thank robertwD7057IG
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I have spent more than an hour to watch the films and the photos of various interesting towns and the settlements in northern Norway.

Thank LechBK
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Went here in order to kill some time when it was snowing hard outside. Enjoyed the postcards of the Sami people but hated the religious exhibits. Okay because it's free but wouldn't want to go again.

2  Thank Jill S
Reviewed 15 March 2018

This was a study of Sami Culture by a frenchman who left his very extensive collction of pictures, photos and postcards to the Sami peolpe. well worth the time to view and it was free

2  Thank Qwenduk
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I went in because I saw it was free while exploring Storgata. Without any expectations, this turned out great! It a nice display about the Sami culture through postcards and upstairs were two more exhibitions by other artists. Since it's free, why not go in...More

1  Thank Esther T
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Nice exhibition, and and a lot of informative materials. It's great to randomly stumble upon a free of charge place like that, go there without expectations and don't regret.

Thank snufkinsmelody
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Worth while a walk down the main road to an old and stylish building housing three floors of exhibitions + a coffee corner. No entry fee. You can spend a good time learning about the Sami culture and perception while studying an impressive amount of...More

1  Thank Barnavero
Reviewed 28 February 2018

The museum presents artists from the region and how they perceive the binary contemporary reality. The visitor can see modern trends of art with international perceptions!

1  Thank Athanasios L
Reviewed 24 February 2018

A must see if you are interested in local history or photography. The museum is divided in to three parts, indigenous history, religion and photos of the town. It's a great place to get warm in the winter and you can get a warm beverage.

1  Thank the_blonde_view
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Lovely peaceful, interesting and friendly place away from busy tourist information centres and busy streets.

1  Thank helena e
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