About House of Salmon

Visitation center for aquaculture in Norway

In order to improve the knowledge of aquaculture among the public, the Directorate of Fisheries of Norway has the opportunity to grant so-called visitation licenses. In July 2021 there were 26 operating licenses in Norway, and more visitation centers are under construction. Click here for more information on visitation centers (in Norwegian).

Target groups for House of Salmon

Everyone is welcome to visit House of Salmon. For students, separate programs have been developed aimed at secondary school and high school.

Who’s behind?

House of Salmon is a visitation center owned by NRS Farming AS. It is owned subsidiary of NRS – Norway Royal Salmon ASA. NRS Farming AS farms salmon in Finnmark og Troms. The fish farming activities are biggest in Finnmark and management/ administration for this Region is located in Alta.


Maria Sparboe


E-mail: maria.sparboe@salmon.no

Åse Østvold

Visitation coordinator 

E-mail: ase.ostvold@salmon.no

Tlf: +47 45225384

Emilie Dahlman

Guide / administration coordinator

E-mail: emilie.dahlman@salmon.no

Tlf: +47 90831169

Adrian Aust


E-mail: adrian.aust@salmon.no

Tlf: +47 46886559


Step into House of Salmon, an exciting and interactive venue for learning. Get to know one of Norways most important industries, through activities which apply for all ages.

Open Mon-Fri 11-16,

Sat 12-15 (for booked guests)

Free entrance and no booking necessary for individuals.

For group visits, please call or send us an e-mail.

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Salmon farm

Combine a boat trip in the beautiful Altafjord with an educational experience on our salmon farm. NB! This trip must be booked at least 48 hours before scheduled departure.

Departure Mon-Fri 09 AM and 12PM

Ticket NOK 200/person

Book your trip here!

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Are you planning a meeting or an event? Please call or send us an e-mail.