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Norsk Fjordsenter

Geiranger, Geiranger, Stranda 6216, Norway
+47 70 26 38 10
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Small but nice

I don't think we spend much more then one hour in the museum, and we weren't rushing at all. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ihadthetimeofmylife
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Bruges, Belgium
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Interesting historical slide show and exhibits in a beautiful setting a long the river/falls

We visited the Fjordcenter as part of a tour from our cruise ship. After taking the trip up Mount... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
drjohnScottsdale
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Cave Creek, Arizona
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World Heritage center. Historical Exhibition, cafè and souvenir shop.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good56%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“slide show” (6 reviews)
“nice museum” (4 reviews)
“four seasons” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Geiranger, Geiranger, Stranda 6216, Norway
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+47 70 26 38 10
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"local life"
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"life size"
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"visited this museum"
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"nice gift shop"
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"waffles"
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"hop on hop off bus"
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"walk up"
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"information centre"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don't think we spend much more then one hour in the museum, and we weren't rushing at all. The museum is really nice though, with a "moving" ship and avalanche simulator. Our 4,5 year old enjoyed herself. On the outside there is a small...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Fjordcenter as part of a tour from our cruise ship. After taking the trip up Mount Dalsnibba we spent one hour here. It had interesting information about the history of people living on the fjords. The location of the center is perfect...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very friendly tourist center above the in-village rapids and waterfalls-nice spot to have a coffee or snack- take a history tour - lovely grounds and very clean bathrooms

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Reviewed May 17, 2018

To reach here you either walk up over 300 steps by the waterfall or by the winding road but there is a footpath all of the way. The hop on hop off bus also stops here but the walk isn't to bad.There is a cafe...More

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Reviewed January 14, 2018

I visited this museum while here on a cruise. It is possible to walk from the cruise port, but it is mostly uphill about a half mile. The museum was nicely done, but it only takes about an hour to go through so to me,...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2017

this museum was well worth it. we learnt about the Fjords and how the local people have for hundreds of years eked out a living in the area, how dangerous living here can be and how they have adapted and overcome many problems. a nice...More

Thank Gareth W
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Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

First lesson that I learned at the center: Geiranger is not a city. Second lesson: the area is very beautiful. Third lesson: they sell a great waffle there and service is great!

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Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

The fjord museum should be renamed the Geiranger museum as more that 3/4 of it is about the history of Geiranger, its foundation and how life was like over there at the beginning. This being said, it is a very very nice museum with interactivity...More

Thank Monct
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

We visited this museum on a recent visit to Geiranger. The museum is on the hop on hop off route or you can walk the numerous stairs (500 +) up to the museum. The center provides a good overview of the history of the settlers...More

Thank Cheryl S
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Reviewed September 1, 2017

The museum exhibits are well laid out and documented, and is very informative about how fjords developed, and about the surrounding area.

Thank Penelope H
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John O
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Response from Mayank A | Reviewed this property |
Yes and its a beautiful walk, will take you about 20 minutes.
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