The Nansen-Amundsen-Year 2011 is hosted by the Norwegian Polar Institute
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Please note that this web page is collected and stored by the National Library of Norway, in order to document the Nansen-Amundsen-Year 2011.
The Fram Museum celebrates its 75 th birthday in 2011
In connection with Fridtjof Nansen’s 150th birthday and the 100th anniversary of Roald Amundsen’s attainment of the South Pole in 2011, the Fram Museum will organize a series of projects to commemorate these important events. At the same time the museum is undergoing a comprehensive modernization to offer the visitors new permanent exhibitions and better facilities.
The entrance, the reception desk and the museum store will be brand new. Wider stairs and elevators are being built.
Publication of diaries in both Norwegian and English
Contribution to other exhibitions
A lecture series on Fridtjof Nansen’s life and work
New permanent exhibitions
Promotion of the Fram Museum’s touring exhibitions
Cooperation with the Norwegian Refugee Council and UNHCR on the Nansen Refugee Award
Celebration of the Fram Museum's 75th anniversary
Visit their website: www.frammuseum.no