Museum of Archaeology (Arkeologisk Museum), Stavanger

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The Museum is located 5-10 minutes by foot from the city center.

Our address is Peder Klowsgt 30a. From Stavanger Cathedral, choose Olav Vs street, up the hill from Rogaland theater, continue up Muségata and turn right at Stavanger museum. You will then see the flag of The Museum of Archaeology on your left hand.

You can park in the street if you travel by car.
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  • It is not a very large museum but they try to make it as interactive as possible and for families with children it is a very good place to visit in case of bad weather. The exhibition has many...  more »
  • We went here, as we had seen this place feature as a place you should go to when in Stavanger. This is something we don't regret. The exhibitions was well made and rich artifacts from the Viking...  more »
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  • Must see museum for those who are interested in Vikings culture and heritage. It is not crowded by tourists, the items are nicely introduced, especially the floor "movie" of how the bodies are decomposing in graves. The only problem was that some explanations were written in Norwegian, without English translation. We had to use phone application to translate them
  • Lovely building. Nice staff. Easy walk from centre. Went to see the Viking stuff but was blown away by the polar bear. Definitely worth a visit. Good toilets lockers and cafe as well.

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