About us

Welcome to a fun, exciting and educational experience for the whole family.

Vitensenteret Sørlandet is a Science Center located in the center of Arendal, close to public transport, hotels and shopping. We have a science shop with fun and exciting experiments and toys. We also have  a café, a nice patio overlooking the sea and good parking facilities. 

General information

Opening hours

Weekends: 11.00-16.00
School holidays: 11.00-16.0

Off season:
Tuesday-Friday: 09.00-15.00



Children under 2 years: Free entrance
Children and adults: NOK 90.-
From family member number 3: NOK 75.-

How to find us

Kystveien 2, 4841 Arendal
Tlf: +47 37 00 67 67
E-mail: post@vitensor.no


Explore the Science Center

Explore our exhibitions about mathematics, energy, maritime technology and health. Here you will find exciting activities, experiments and interactive installations. Educational fun for the whole family!

During weekends and school holidays we have a varied program for the whole family. We also organize summer schools, science clubs, birthday parties and other events. 

Attraction of the Month, Norway

Vitensenteret Sørlandet