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Interesting museum, enthusiastic curator

This place is packed with interesting stuff about the Norwegian oil and gas business in the North... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2014
David G
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Eye-popping exhibits of Norway's gas from the North Sea

Sounds very boring, but the display models of how Norway is extracting natural gas from the seabed... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2014
30POP
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Asheville, North Carolina
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23 Aug 2016
“Closed. It does not exist anymore”
11 Sep 2014
“Interesting museum, enthusiastic curator”
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Petrosenteret, the Petro Centre, Mid-Norway's documentation centre for oil and gas, recounts the tale of Norway's petroleum adventure. Viewing models of rigs, supply vessels, drill bits, 3-D modell and multimedia performances. Guide service...more
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Arnulf Oeverlands gate 12, Kristiansund 6509, Norway
+47 911 89 393
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Reviewed 12 September 2014

This place is packed with interesting stuff about the Norwegian oil and gas business in the North Sea. Videos explaining the clever extraction methods and large and detailed scale models of the platforms etc. Worth an hour's visit.

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Closed. It does not exist anymore. We were looking for it and saw the letters in the building where removed. In the same building there is another museum about norwegian art, I think, although I am not do sure as it was closed for the...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2014

This place is packed with interesting stuff about the Norwegian oil and gas business in the North Sea. Videos explaining the clever extraction methods and large and detailed scale models of the platforms etc. Worth an hour's visit.

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Reviewed 28 August 2014

Sounds very boring, but the display models of how Norway is extracting natural gas from the seabed and piping it under water to the UK, and Europe is mind-boggling. The explanations by the museum guide were very thorough. This gives a good idea of why...More

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