Work at the Museum?
Want to join the team? We have a number of possibilities.
Seasonal jobs are normally announced before Christmas with application deadlines in January/February. Permanent, full-time jobs are announced when necessary. From time to time we also need new staff with the right qualifications who are prepared to work by the hour at various events.
Students and volunteers who are looking for practical experience here are requested to contact us. Lofotr Viking Museum is an approved trainee business and welcomes trainees/ apprentices in tourism subjects.
Vacancies, summer season 2018 – closing date 5 February 2018. . See Vacancies at NAV (Job Centre)
Note that some of the vacancies may be located to the Norwegian Fishing Village Museum at Å, Lofoten, even though Lofotr Næringsdrift AS (Ltd) is the employer. We contact all prospective candidates after the closing date.
Volunteer at the museum
Many people want to live like Vikings for a period of their lives, and this is your chance.
Why not combine a holiday in Lofoten with an experience of proximity to the lifestyle of our forefathers? You should bring your own Viking costume and any special equipment you need to carry out the job you wish to do here.
If interested, send an email to with your personal information and details of the period you would like to stay here. Tell us also something about what you wish to work with as a Viking. the curator / liaison officer
Know an ancient craft? Are you good with your hands? Can you cook? Do you gather herbs? We are interested in your skills and what you have done before.
Trainee/apprentice and student placement
Contact us if you're looking for an internship here at the museum.