– Ein del av Hardanger og Voss museum

– A part of Hardanger and Voss museum

Visit us

Hardanger fartøyvernsenter

Welcome to Hardanger Maritime Centre

Open workshops – maritime activities

Hardanger Maritime Centre is a national maritime centre and museum.
It represents one of the biggest centres on restoration of boats and vessels in the Nordic countries.

FALL 2022

We are open to visitors:

Tuesday – Friday: 10am — 2pm


(office hours are 8am-3pm)

Opening hours in summer:

May 18th.-Aug.31st: 10am-5pm, every day. 


Traditional maritime crafts

As a visitor, you are welcome to walk around the area, see craftsmen working, and visit the workshops. We have a small boat workshop, a smithy, a ropewalk, and  a slipway with bigger restoration projects.


Family friendly  activities

Our focus is on activities – and if you’re a family, you can easily spend hours at our museum, making rop, wooden toy boats, rowing, and watching crafts videos.


Summer season (medio may-august)

In the summer we are open every day of the week, 10 AM – 5 PM

(we are also available for tours and group bookings outside regular opening hours – contact us for bookings)

  • Adults: 115 NOK
  • Kids/students:  65 NOK
  • Family: 260 NOK


Find us

Our museum is situated in the beautiful Hardanger region, a little more than an hour drive from Bergen.

If you arrive by bus, the museum is a 5 minute walk along the fjord, from the Norheimsund terminal.

Visiting address: Sandvenvegen 50, 5600 Norheimsund

By boat/GPS: Coordinates 60.365845834   / 6.1482238769 long



Contact info:

Postal address:
P.O. Box 53, NO-5600 Norheimsund

Tel.: (+47) 474 79 839
Email: fartoyvern@hvm.museum.no

Org. no 987 927 704