Brennpunkt Arkivet SAR 00325

Guided Tours and Exhibitions 2023

Saturday, July 1st marks the beginning of the summer season. We are extending our opening hours and welcome you to visit the exhibitions.

Opening Hours July 1-August 20:

Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Saturday: 11:00-16:00
Sunday: 12:00-16:00

Exhibitions and guided tours

This summer, you can experience our permanent exhibition Focal Point Arkivet, the war sailor exhibitions War Sailors in a Global War, The War Sailor and Jon Michelet's Library, Geen Doorgang! and The Memorial Commission.

You can read more about our exhibitions here.

For English-speaking visitors, we have audio guides available. In the summer of 2023, we also offer guided tours in English of the permanent exhibition "Focal Point Arkivet: Occupation, Resistance, Captivity, and Collaboration in Agder 1940-1945". The exhibition is located in the basement, where the Gestapo had their headquarters and conducted brutal interrogations during World War II.

The tour is only available on request, during our opening hours. We ask you to book your tour at least 2 days in advance. Click here to read more about this offer and how to request a guided tour.

Tickets and entrance

Entrance fee is payable in the reception on arrival.

Entrance fee:

Adults: NOK 110,-
Children: NOK 50,-
Students/senior citizens: NOK 90,-
Groups (>15): NOK 90,- per person