Alta Vandrerhjem, Norway

The Rock Drawings of Alta constitute the most important piece of evidence in favour of the existence of human activity in the confines of the Great North ...

Alta Vandrerhjem, Norway

This group of petroglyphs in the Alta Fjord, near the Arctic Circle, bears the traces of a settlement dating from c. 4200 to 500 B.C. The thousands of paintings and engravings add to our understanding of the environment and human activities on the fringes of the Far North in prehistoric times.

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Kvenvikveien 54
Alta 9518 Finnmark NO
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  • Archaeology
  • Painting