Petter Dass-museum

Address: Alstahaug, 8804 Sandnessjøen Show map

Address: Alstahaug, 8804 Sandnessjøen

The Petter Dass museum comprises a number of 18th and 19th century buildings.

The musum houses exhibitions revolving around the poet-priest Petter Dass. The strikingly modern museum building was designed by renowned Snøhetta architects, and is open yer round, with extended hours during the summer. You can also visit Margrethe's café, which offers a menu based on locally produced ingredients. The museum is situated about 20 km south of Sandnessjøen.

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