About The Science Farm
Jærmuseet Vitengarden, "science farm" and museum: Jærmuseet Vitengarden is architecturally distinct. This museum and science centre with a living historical farm set in a rural landscape has fascinating exhibitions and interactive experiments that focus on technology and the landscape, food, domestic animal and plants, achhitecture and building methods etc. The collection also includes vintage tractors and agricultural machinery. Activities daily in July.
The museum and science centre with a living historical farm is set in a rural landscape that can be explored by kids and growm-ups together. Get a trial fact sheet at the reception and find remnants from prehistoric time as well as more resent history. Bring a packed lunch and take a picnic in "Bondevennslunden". Combine this with a visit to the museum's fascinating exhibitions and interactive experiments that focus on technology and landscape, food, domestic animal and plants, architecture and building methods. Play with the animals and jump in the hay. Received "Museum of the Year 2009" award in Norway, and also the European "Micheletti Award". An eldorado for children!
Click here to read the article about Vitenfabrikken and Jærmuseet in Scan Magazine (published March 2012).
Contact: Vitengarden, Kviavegen 99, 4365 Nærbø - Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (weekdays) - Tel: 51 79 94 20.
Sist oppdatert 25. mai 2013