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Narvik War Museum

Get insights about the fascinating history of Northern Norway under one roof.

The Narvik War Museum is beautifully located in the heart of the city. By architectonical and interactive experiences, you will be guided through the exhibition in the impressive new modern museum in Narvik.

World War II

In the museum, you will find great information and illustrations about the exciting history from World War II. Via modern design, photos, sound and film you will be guided through an exhibition based on the German attack on Narvik and Norway in 1940 and following five years of war and occupation.

Another part of the interesting exhibition shows universal issues related to war, conflict and human rights. Explore some genuine historical items from WWII too.

The three exhibition floors

The brand new modern exhibition centre opened up recently. Through great architecture, the war museum has been created over three floors, which connects unique frames not just to demonstrate the battle of Narvik, but also to illustrate a comprehensive presentation of the history of warfare in Northern Norway.

Information and translations

All texts in the museum are printed in Norwegian and English. Via smartphone app (EurekApp) translation to French, German, Polish and Sami are available free of charge on AppStore(IOS) or Google Play (Android)

Research and Documentation Centre

Adjacent to the War Museum will also run a research centre and a documentation centre, which provides a unique opportunity to convey the history of warfare in Narvik and Northern Norway in a way it deserves.

Monday – Sunday: 10.00 - 16.00


Kongens Gate 39
Northern Norway
+47 76 94 44 26

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  • Lattitude: 68.437740
  • Longitude: 17.425570


Generel Facilities
  • Toilets
  • Wireless internet