SKREI Heritage Center
SKREI Heritage Center is situated in Storvågan near Kabelvåg, and consists of the Lofoten Museum, the Lofoten Aquarium and the Gallery Espolin. Here you can experience close contact with the nature, culture and history of the world’s most beautiful archipelago – Lofoten.
Study the history of the fisherman at the Lofoten Museum, which houses one of the region’s best preserved squire’s mansions, authentic fishermen’s cabins and traditional boathouses. Experience the fascinating underwater world of the Northern Norwegian Sea at the Lofoten Aquarium, and learn about the Lofoten cod, known by its Norwegian name skrei. One of the highlights is the feeding of seals and otters.
Visit Gallery Espolin to immerse yourself in artist Kaare Espolin Johnson’s expressive power and explore the region’s dramatic history, and the life and destiny of coastal people.