Polaria Arctic Experience Centre

Excursion

Free

Duration

At guests’ discretion

Season

Available all year

Min. number

100 travellers

Booking code

INCL-TOS1


In a distinctive building depicting ice blocks pushed on land by the rugged ocean in the Arctic, you will find Polaria, a unique museum and aquarium where you can learn about the Arctic, wildlife, and polar research. Your admission is included in your voyage, and you can visit at your leisure during your time in Tromsø.
  • Explore exhibits on climate and environmental research

  • Learn about Arctic flora and fauna

  • Visit the aquarium’s playful seals


In a distinctive building depicting ice blocks pushed on land by the rugged ocean in the Arctic, you will find Polaria, a unique museum and aquarium where you can learn about the Arctic, wildlife, and polar research.

Located in the centre of Tromsø, Polaria was established in connection with the move of the Norwegian Polar Institute to Tromsø. This visit promises to be educational and provide excellent context for your voyage here in the north of Norway. One of the most popular attractions here is the bearded seals and harbour seals who live here.

Your voyage includes admission to Polaria, and you can visit at your leisure during your time in Tromsø.

Practical information

Practical Information:

  • Disembarking port: Tromsø

  • Embarking port: Tromsø

  • Included: Admission to the Museum

  • Walking information:Transportation is not included. Polaria is located within walking distance of the port (around 1 km), through the streets of Tromsø. 

  • Remarks/requirements:This excursion includes museum admission, at your leisure. This is not a guided experience

  • Available period: All year

  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes

  • Language: English, Norwegian, German