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The Norwegian Petroleum museum

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The Norwegian Petroleum museum is dynamic museum for everyone. The exhibits explains how oil and gas are created, discovered and produced, and what they are used for.

The museum also provides information about technological advances and the way petroleum influences Norwegian society. Original objects, models, film and interactive exhibits illustrate everything from everyday life offshore to technology and dramatic incidents. 

In the cinema, you can watch the film “Oil Kid”. How has life changed because of oil for Norwegians during the last decades? This film gives an impression of that.

The exhibitions are texted in English as well as Norwegian and all the films are shown in English.

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    02. JAN - 30.DEC

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