North Pole Expedition Museum, Longyearbyen

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  • August 16, 2017
    Valuable equipment, a magnificent Gallery of testimonies of polar expeditions and extraordinarily Moving, very interesting ... documented (including letters, photos, movies) the shipment of nobleman with the airship Italy. Well worth a visit.
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  • August 16, 2017
    The Museum shows the entire history to earn the pole. For adults-for children too many boards to read. Interactive-videos. Quite long. You need to book ok. 2 hours.
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  • August 14, 2017
    This is a good small museum. There is a lot of information so may be challenging for children who are not happy reading the lengthy displays but it was a very good explanation of the attempts to reach...  more »
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  • March 29, 2017
    This is an independent Museum which tells the story of three airships, departing from Svalbard, and their flights towards the North Pole (America, Norge and Italia). Very interessting and higly recommended.

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