History & Culture

The Narvik region boasts an extraordinary diversity that extends beyond its breathtaking landscapes, encompassing a rich and captivating culture.

The region's narrative is deeply intertwined with both its industrial and wartime heritage, leaving an indelible mark on its present-day identity. We pay homage to the remarkable navvies, whose laborious efforts in constructing the railway laid the foundations for the town of Narvik. This railway would later emerge as a vital lifeline and position Narvik as one of the most significant locations during World War II.