You can find anything you can imagine related to the sea in the more than 100 year old Maritime Museum.

Maritime museum from the exhibitionThe museum has a great collection of different boats, from the traditional through to polar exploration ships, and some rarities such as the three masted schooner ‘Svanen’ built in 1916.  Although the ship is now more than 100 years old, it is still functioning.

There is also a library and an exhibition on the life of sailors, and you can also watch the famous movie ‘Maritime Norway’.

You’ll also be able to see maritime themed paintings from famous Norwegian artists like Christian Krohg, Hans Gude and Axel Revold.