There are a number of museums in Lofoten, several of which are state-financed and offer excellent insight into the history of Lofoten and the Lofoten Fishery.
There are also several private museums covering a range of topics in conjunction with the history of Lofoten, like the war memorial museum in Svolvær, for instance.
The Vikings have been awaiting you for more than 1000 years.
Welcome to Å, at the end of E10: the King Olav´s Road. Here you will find the picturesque Norwegian Fishing Village Museum.
At the Lofoten Aquarium you can learn about the Lofoten cod, also known as skrei: The east Atlantic cod which every winter migrate from the Barents Sea to Lofoten to spawn.
Experience the history of the Lofoten Fishery at one of the best preserved squires in Lofoten.