News from the museum

Discover the Aurora at Tromsø Museum
Get a grip of the Aurora physics and learn more about the Aurora myths.
Try out hands-on Northern Lights in our plasma chamber. Enjoy a guided tour, an award-winning film – and get a free Northern Lights book!
Venue: Tromsø Museum, Lars Thørings veg 10. Starting time: 2.00PM. Price: NOK 270 per person. Please book 24hrs in advance, ph. 77645001 or booking@tmu.uit.no.
Changed: 12.03.19 14:59

Highlights of Tromsø Arctic-Alpine Botanic Garden
The short, but intense northern summer is over, but amidst the glowing colours of autumn there are still flowers to be seen. Keep updated with this highlights list!
Changed: 25.09.19 11:42

New e-book about rock garden landscapes in Tromsø
How to make rock garden landscapes in Tromsø? See a cavalcade of pictures in our new e-book here. Welcome to a journey through a very special botanic garden!
Changed: 09.07.19 13:21

Botanical excursion to Guolasjávri
Join us for at botanical excursion to Guolasjávri in Kåfjord on Monday 8 July. Leave from the Botanic Garden in Tromsø at 08:00 in own cars. Welcome!
Changed: 05.07.19 16:46

New guidebook to Svalbard's flowering plants
An easy to use flora in four languages; English, Korean, Chinese and Norwegian.
Changed: 28.06.19 22:29

25th anniversary of Tromsø Arctic-Alpine Botanic Garden
Tromsø Arctic-Alpine Botanic Garden celebrates its 25th Anniversary with a two-week program 22 June to 7 July 2019
Changed: 25.06.19 14:24

Highlights from the Botanic garden 2016
While you look forward to the 2017 season!
Changed: 27.04.17 10:26

Stories unfolding in every flower
To let you explore the amazing abilities and fascinating features of some Arctic and Alpine plants in our garden, this new book by prof. Arve Elvebakk presents 36 different species.
Changed: 19.08.16 10:49

Follow us on Facebook
Tromsø University Museum wants to meet you on facebook! Our page in English keeps you updated on news, exhibitions and activities suitable for an international audience.
Changed: 11.08.16 09:31

Highlights of 2017
The ten higlights dispatches from Tromsø Arctic-Alpine Botanic Garden in 2017.
Changed: 05.06.19 13:36

Highlights of Tromsø Arctic-Alpine Botanic Garden
The short, but intense northern summer means there are new busy beauties blossoming every week. Keep updated with this higlights list!
Changed: 05.06.19 13:35

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Opening hours and prices

1.6. - 31.8.:
09.00-18.00

1.9.- 31.5.:
Mon - Fri 10.00 - 16.30
Saturday 12.00 - 15.00
Sunday 11.00 - 16.00

Open every day, except for 1. and 17.5., 24. and 25.12.

Opening hours during Easter 2018

Visiting adress:
Lars Thørings veg 10
Phone: +47 776 45 000
e-mail:  
postmottak@tmu.uit.no

Ticket prices:

Adults: 70 NOK
Children (7-18)/Students/seniors: 35 NOK
Children under 7 years: free
Family ticket (2 adults + children): 140 NOK
Groups (minimum 10 persons): 50 NOK pr person

Combination ticket Tromsø Museum/Polarmuseet/MS Polstjerna:   100/50/200 NOK
Students and employees, UiT: Free

Opening hours
1.9–31.5:             11.00–17.00
1.6–31.8:             09.00–18.00

Open every day, except for 1 and 17 May.

 

Visiting address:
Søndre Tollbodgt 11

Phone: 77 62 33 60

E-mail:  postmaster@polarmuseum.no

Ticket prices:

Adults: 70 NOK
Children (7-18)/Students/seniors: 35 NOK
Children under 7 years: free
Family ticket (2 adults + children): 140 NOK
Groups (minimum 10 persons): 50 NOK pr person

Combination ticket Tromsø Museum/Polarmuseet/MS Polstjerna:   100/50/200 NOK
Students and employees, UiT: Free

THE SEALING VESSEL MS POLSTJERNA IS CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR MAINTENANCE.

 

Visiting adress:
Hjalmar Johansens gate 10 (by Polaria)
Phone: 77 62 33 60
E-mail:  
postmaster@polarmuseum.no

Accessibility:
Please observe that the stairs inside the ship are very steep. Visitors not comfortable with climbing ladders are advices to stay on the main deck. Regrettably, wheelchairs can not get onboard the vessel. Due to some high thresholds and dim lighting in parts of the ship, we recommend visitors with vision impairments to be accompanied.

Ticket prices for MS Polstjerna

Adults: 40 NOK
Children (7-18)/students/seniors: 20 NOK
Children under 7 years: free
Family ticket (2 adults + children): 80 NOK

Groups over 10 persons: 30 NOK pr person


Combination ticket MV Polstjerna/Tromsø Museum/Polarmuseet: 80/40/160 NOK

Combination ticket MV Polstjerna/Polaria:
- Adults: 115 NOK
- Children: 60 NOK
- Students: 75 NOK
- Seniors: 90 NOK

 

The Botanical Garden is open 24/7.

(The Botanical Garden has only outdoor displays.)

The cafe in Botanical garden

Summertime (1.6. - 31.8.)
Every day: 11.30-15.30


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