Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre, Alta
(4.2/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre includes one of the five rock art sites on the World Heritage List. In both indoor and outside exhibits, the museum displays rock art carvings and paintings dated from 4,200 BCE to 200 CE. Learn about Sami culture, their beliefs and rituals, through depictions made by hunters and fishers. A guide booklet is included with admission, and an audio tour is available at additional cost. Groups can book a guided tour in advance. Use our Alta Municipality family vacation planner to visit Alta Museum - World Heritage Rock Art Centre on your trip to Alta Municipality, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • I never cease to be amazed at the Artwork of our early settlers of many nations that have, or are still being discovered. Over 5000 carvings have been found at this site in Alta, and we were told by o...  more »
  • Very good outdoor museum in addition to that which is indoor. Here it is worth and take his time. Suitable for everyone. Fight interesting.
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  • We were very lucky with the weather on the day of our visit - it was sunny, almost no wind and really warm. A walk outside was very pleasant - the paths are very nicely made, information is sufficient...  more »