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Whaling Museum


The Whaling Museum in Sandefjord is Europe's only specialized museum about whales and whaling. Permanent exhibitions and arrangements have offers for the whole family. A full size model of a blue whale is the central element of the zoological department. Birds and animals from the Arctic and the Antarctic are especially popular among children. The exhibitions displays whaling history, focusing on different oceans and modern Norwegian whaling. You may also watch a film about Norwegian whaling expeditions.