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Activites in the city center or within walking distance and the city sone of public transport.

Nordnorsk kunstmuseum – «The Art Museum of Northern Norway»

Nordnorsk kunstmuseum – «The Art Museum of Northern Norway»

This is the the northernmost art museum in Norway, and was established in 1985. The museum focuses on art from the northern part of Norway, from the 18th century, such as paintings, sculptures, graphics, photos, videos, textiles and crafts, ranging from Romanticism to Modernism. There’s also temporary exhibitions with varying themes. The museum has the…

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Ishavskatedralen – «The Arctic Cathedral»

Ishavskatedralen – «The Arctic Cathedral»

Tromsdalen Church, also known as Ishavskatedralen (The Arctic Cathedral) was dedicated on November 19, 1965. Architect Jan Inge Hovig succeeded in creating a masterpiece. The cathedral is a landmark visible from the Tromsø Sound, the Tromsø Bridge and when landing in Tromsø by aircraft. The 11 aluminum-coated concrete panels on each side of the roof…

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Arktisk Botanisk Hage – «Arctic-Alpine Botanic Garden»

Arktisk Botanisk Hage – «Arctic-Alpine Botanic Garden»

The arctic-alpine botanic garden is the northernmost botanic garden in the world. It was opened in 1994, by University of Tromso, The Arctic University of Norway, and have 3 employees in permanent positions. The garden reflects the flowers and stones that is from the arctic area, and you will therefore find this botanical garden very…

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Verdensteateret – «The World Theater»

Verdensteateret – «The World Theater»

Verdenteateret is the oldest cinema in town, and in addition to the cinema, it offers a trendy café/bar in the foyer. The serving concept started in 2006 and have been a popular place since. They are known for the variety in the music genre, and that you can handpick the next tune from their own…

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