An Arctic Experience Center for the Whole Family

Open every day from 10:00 to 16:00

Polaria is an Arctic experience center for the whole family and one of two places in Europe where you can see bearded seals up close. See, feel, experience and understand why life in the sea and life on land are completely interdependent.

Polaria – Arctic knowledge experiences.


Autumn holiday at Polaria

This year's autumn holiday in Tromsø is 6 and 7 October, and in this context we are adding a little extra to our programme.

Fritt Fram!

On Saturday 1 October, the Research Days will be held: Fritt Forward! on Polaria and Framsenteret. This year's focus is the sea, and there will be many exciting activities and competitions at both houses. In addition, you get in for free!

Become a Tromsø expert

Who is the family's Tromsø expert?

The vet

The health and well-being of the seals on Polaria is incredibly important to us. We have trained the seals to be examined by the veterinarian voluntarily, including inspection of the mouth and teeth.

The Polaria Gift Shop

Don't forget to visit our amazing gift shop, filled with merchandise of good craftsmanship and high quality.