Lofoten Stockfish Museum, Moskenes Municipality

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Lofoten Stockfish Museum is a museum devoted to Norwegian fishing and stockfish. The museum is located in the village of Å i Lofoten in the municipality of Moskenes, in the Lofoten islands in the county of Nordland, Norway. Norway. There are two museums located in Å i Lofoten, the other being the Norwegian Fishing Village Museum .
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  • This museum is excellent and unique and it is run by a lovely couple who will explain everything you ever wanted to know about stockfish. Unfortunately, we didn't have time to watch the short film but...  more »
  • As the only thing in the world, so it is exclusive. The Museum is easy to find in, it says it is well marked and easy to follow the whole process. You can walk around yourself or be guided. It was also a great video/movie about the Lofoten fishery and dry the fish. Again, you will be reminded of how international the Lofoten Islands are. There was no Norwegian audio or text on the movie. Since I don't speak fluent Italian or French (audio) so it was good we found a version with English subtitles.
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  • Maybe I am not as impressed with the museum as the other reviewers on account of us visiting in peak season - mid-July. Mr. Larsen was always attending to someone, and we weren't able to ask him any q...  more »
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  • Good old nice stile, genuine atmosphere, and a nice bakery/cafe close by!
  • Great hostel. Simple, but neat & clean. Friendly staff.
  • Ok
  • A really interesting place when one can lear almost everything on the stockfish. The museum keeper is really friendly and it is really interesting to talk with him. He speaks several languages so the communication is quite easy. Great place i enjoyed
  • Very nice, if you made it to came here in Å it really deserve a visit

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