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The Coastal Museum in Sogn og Fjordane

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A modern adventure - and off shore

"Kystmuseet" i both a museum reflecting the ancient times of the coast in Norway and especially... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
Fredrik G
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Floro, Norway
Interesting history of a coastal city

A visit to the coastal museum gives a good understanding of the contrast between living at in a... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
Jan_O373
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Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

"Kystmuseet" i both a museum reflecting the ancient times of the coast in Norway and especially Sogn and Fjordane and Flora, but also it reflects how our history made the petroleum and oil industry to be part of our modern life.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Fredrik G
Reviewed 30 July 2017

A visit to the coastal museum gives a good understanding of the contrast between living at in a coastal place in earlier days and today. The museum had a good collection of items illustrating life in a Norwegian town in earlier times. Getting there we...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Jan_O373
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The local Coast Museum is a nice size to wander around. Full of local items from days gone by and detailed history of the surrounding area. There is also Snorre, a very interesting display the history oil drilling on the west coast

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely local museum, just the right size, never thought I would find oil exploration so totally fascinating

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 4 July 2016

If you want to learn a lot about the history of Floro, don't miss this museum. They have amazing artifacts from the way of life in the past few decades.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank TamiRisoen
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Interesting trip to old times when Flora was established as a fishermans paradise. Even shows modern day history from the oil age as well as photo and art exhibitions.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Vidvandrer
Reviewed 9 March 2015

The Coastal Museum is part of the foundation "Musea i Sogn og Fjordane". The museum is based in Florø with three modern museum buildings in an 18 acre public area. It lies in a varied landscape of coastal areas connected with paths and bridges. The...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank Aina T
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