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Grimstad for families

Sjøfartsmuseet i Aust-Agder .
Photo: Gerd Corrigan
Sjøfartsmuseet i Aust-Agder .
Photo: Gerd Corrigan

In Grimstad, children can have fun on shallow beaches with crab fishing, on a trip with Skonnerten Solrik and Badebåden or on an exciting visit to the Maritime Museum.

Badelykke på Storesand, Grimstad .
Photo: Visit Grimstad
Badelykke på Storesand, Grimstad .
Photo: Visit Grimstad

The maritime museum in Aust-Agder

In Hasseldalen is a new maritime museum with a modern and fun exhibition about the maritime history of Grimstad and Aust-Agder. The exhibition invites activity, and children can open, press, read, listen, balance and play their way through the exhibition.

Welcome to the Maritime Museum The museum is situated by the beautiful fjord, Vikkilen only a few minutes walk from the town center. The museum has modern Exhibitions and a museum shop.  In Hassedalen there used to be shipyards and shipping activities for more than 150 years. Right…

The boat takes you around Grimstad's great bathing spots

Badebåt i Grimstad .
Photo: Peder Austerud @ Visit Sørlandet
Badebåt i Grimstad .
Photo: Peder Austerud @ Visit Sørlandet

Visit Grimstad kontoret leier ut små joller (15 fot Pioner) med 8 hk påhengsmotor. Båtene har plass til 6 personer. Flytevester følger med. Du trenger ikke båtførerbevis, men du må kunne kjøre båt og ha fylt 18 år.  Pris per dag: kr…