Welcome to the world of whales!

The Whaling Museum in Sandefjord is Europe’s only museum of whales and whaling. Our regular exhibitions and events offer something for the whole family.

Opening hours

Open weekdays in March/April from 11-15.
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Ticket Prices

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Tour/groups

Tour/groups

Guided Tours
For guided tours please contact +47 94793341.
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A new banner has been put up on the west wall of the Museum

A new banner has been put up on the west wall of the Museum

The new banner put up on the west wall of the Whaling Museum today gives an insight into what the new museum and its exhibitions will be about. Continue reading

Who catches whales today?

Who catches whales today?

All commercial whaling was completely banned by the International Whaling Commission (IWC) from 1986 Continue reading