We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vitensenteret Sorlandet

Kystveien 2, Arendal 4841, Norway
+47 37 00 67 67
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Lunch

Mediocre ... plain standard norwegian canteen food. Ok as place to get fed . But not worth a... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2017
Lars K
,
Tromso, Norway
via mobile
A great place to learn more for everyone

No matter what you think you already know, at Vitensenteret in Arendal you will learn more. Perfect... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2017
Bjørn Harald W
,
Arendal, Norway
Read all 53 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
A fun and educational experience for the whole family!In addition to our exhibition area, we also have varying activities. In the weekends an holydays you can join us to a spectacular trip to the space in 3D, and much more. Se our website for the daily program.You find the Science Center at the quay in the center of Arendal. As well as a scienceshop, parking and a cafe with the possibility to sit outside and enjoy the beautiful oceanwiew.Welcome!
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good35%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
29 Jul 2017
“Lunch”
13 Feb 2017
“A great place to learn more for everyone”
Open Now
Hours
Hours Today: 12:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Kystveien 2, Arendal 4841, Norway
CONTACT
Website
+47 37 00 67 67
Write a ReviewReviews (53)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Filter

1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Mediocre ... plain standard norwegian canteen food. Ok as place to get fed . But not worth a separate visit

Thank Lars K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
EllenMyhre, Kundeansvarlig at Vitensenteret Sorlandet, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2017

The Science Center does mot run or own the cafe. We are sorry that the cafe doesn' t serve anything else. We are working on it!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed February 13, 2017

No matter what you think you already know, at Vitensenteret in Arendal you will learn more. Perfect for all ages and you can have them arrange the birthday party for your kids as well, which gives you a lot value for the money. I just...More

Thank Bjørn Harald W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
EllenMyhre, Resepsjonssjef at Vitensenteret Sorlandet, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2017

Hi. Thank you for your grate review. We realy appreciate it. You are most welcome again

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Was here with the 6 year old, good experience and great science learning opportunities. There is a lot to do and see. In connection with the center there is also a restaurant.

Thank thora193
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
EllenMyhre, Resepsjonssjef at Vitensenteret Sorlandet, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2017

Hi. Thank you for your review. We realy appreciate it. Welcome again.

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Spent The Day at vitensenteret in Arendal and it did not disapoint. There are Tons of experiments, tests and things to play with. Suits you If you have a courious mind between 4 and 104. Also check out The science store at The entrance for...More

Thank Tommy R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
EllenMyhre, Kundeansvarlig at Vitensenteret Sorlandet, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2016

Thank you for a very nice review! We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Vitensenteret Sørlandet!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed September 6, 2016

This is fun for children of all ages. Active learning in inspiring surroundings. Explore science in a fun and safe way. I believe I would love to come here with the children in my family. Walking distance from the harbour area Pollen or parking in...More

Thank Sanukmak555
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
EllenMyhre, Kundeansvarlig at Vitensenteret Sorlandet, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2016

Thank you for a wery nice rewiev. Take the children with you next time you visit us, i`m sure they will have a great time!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Great place to spend half a day with family especially if you want to learn your self or the children about science. A lot of on hands experiments in a lot of varying subjects. Really fun for the whole family. Pay close attention to schedules...More

Thank oKAJo
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
EllenMyhre, Kundeansvarlig at Vitensenteret Sorlandet, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2016

Hi! We are glad you had a good time at Vitensenteret Sørlandet. Welcome back!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed August 2, 2016

So much to see and do. Learning by doing. Take a 3D-tour to the outer space. Fun to see all the happy kids. Highly recommended.

Thank JanEH4818
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
EllenMyhre, Kundeansvarlig at Vitensenteret Sorlandet, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2016

Hi! Thank you for a very positive review! We are so glad both grandparents and grandchildren had a good time at Vitensenteret Sørlandet. Welcome back!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed August 2, 2016

A place packed with interesting and fun stuff - all attractions inside were interesting. We actually did not have time to explore everything. We had kids from 6 to 11, and all of them enjoyed themselves. The adults also ran from thing to thing, wanting...More

Thank Bjørn U
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
EllenMyhre, Resepsjonssjef at Vitensenteret Sorlandet, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2016

Hi! Thank you for a very positive review! We are so glad you had a good time at Vitensenteret Sørlandet. Welcome back!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed November 16, 2015

Perfect destination for kids when weather calls for indoor activities. All kinds of self-experiments, things to touch, to try, to climb or ride and to learn! Own lab-classes, where kids make their own slime! My boys had their slime for weeks after.... Suitable for all...More

Thank PMA73
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Vitensenteret, Kundeansvarlig at Vitensenteret Sorlandet, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2015

Hi! We are glad you had a nice day at Vitensenteret! We hope you visit us at another occasion!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed October 12, 2015

A great place for big and small. Multiple themes and fascinating layout and exhibitions. Place might be rented for birthday parties i.e.

Thank Travellerall0ver
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Vitensenteret, Kundeansvarlig at Vitensenteret Sorlandet, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2015

We are very happy that you had an interesting time at Vitensenteret! And you are welcome to visit us again!

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Arendal Hotels
Clarion Hotel Tyholmen
395 reviews
.40 km away
Thon Hotel Arendal
83 reviews
.41 km away
Thon Arendal Herregaard Hotel
5 reviews
.41 km away
Arendal Maritime Hotel
78 reviews
.60 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Blom Restaurant
131 reviews
.27 km away
Steenhuset Restaurant
96 reviews
.40 km away
Kitchen & Table Arendal
127 reviews
.41 km away
Symposium
108 reviews
.37 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hove and Spornes
64 reviews
.52 km away
Trinity Church
24 reviews
.54 km away
Town Hall
15 reviews
.66 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Kunal135
October 4, 2015|
Answer
Response from EllenMyhre | Property representative |
Yes, we are open on sundays 11.00-16.00.
0
Votes
Google Translation