Historic Fuglenes

Get to know Hammerfest over several time periods. How did they live and live here far to the north. Hear about various historical events that were also of international importance.

- See the battery of the Napoleonic Wars

- Visit the World Heritage Struve's meridian arc, the northernmost point for measuring the shape and size of the earth

- Visit an authentic house and boathouse from the reconstruction era

- Hear about Fuglenes as a former execution site for criminals

- Finnmark's oldest lighthouse lantern

- Bank your own stockfish (part of the local culture)

The tour lasts about 2 hours and will take place both outdoors and indoors.

Warm clothing is recommended.

Mineral water will be served. You have to knock the stockfish yourself. 

Included in the price is mineral water and free admission to the Museum of Reconstruction and the World Heritage Centre for Struve's meridian arch, which can be used throughout the day or the following day if desired.


900,- per group +50 NOK entrance. During the museum's opening hours.

1400,- per group +50 NOK entrance. After the museum's opening hours.

2500,- per group +50 NOK entrance. Weekend.


  • Location: Hammerfest
  • Type of activity: Entertainment
  • Season: Winter, Summer
  • Capacity: 20 max
    The building The Reconstruction Museum contains: The main exhibition that tells the story of WW2 in Finnmark and North Troms with subsequent reconstruction, World Heritage Center of the Struve Meridian Arc and temporary exhibitions. Fuglenesodden open-air museum is located at Skansen 3.

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