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A Dynamic Museum for a Dynamic IndustryNorwegian Petroleum Museum is a museum for everyone. Its exhibits explain how oil and gas are created, disovered and produced, and what they are used for. The museum also provides informastion about...more
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I highly enjoyed this museum. It rather is an educational centre. Loved the many models, interactive video screens and experiments. It teaches you not only the technological part of the oil industry, but also how it has transformed Norway as a society.
Nice and helpfull...More
The museum offers a deep overview into the energy industry, as well as its history, future and challenges. We were pleasantly surprised by the regular English guided tours, which were led by knowledgeable staff with actual experience in the industry, giving the commentaries a personal...More
Great way to spend a rainy day in Stavanger and believe me there are plenty of them. Explanation of the Norwegian oil adventure and how the live on the riggs was and still is. Very informative and explained in a way also small teenagers understand...More
There is a short-film that plays in a room across-left from the entrance every 15 minutes or so. It is about a man going to visit his dad who used to work in the oil industry. It's actually quite historical and I found it to...More
Easy to find, staff were informative, enthusiastic and friendly. Told us everything that was going on throughout the day so we didn't miss anything and the best route to take through the museum. It was so interesting, loads of info, displays and interactive stuff. Give...More
In July 2018 we spent a couple of fascinating hours at this museum.
The exhibits are all encompassing in their interpretations. We especially enjoyed
the hands on displays and film presentations. We learned much about modern day
A great place for the whole family!