Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

The Thor Heyerdahl Institute wishes all its friends a Happy New Year! We look back on an exciting and eventful 2017.

Merry Christmas!

The Thor Heyerdahl Institute wishes all its friends a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

The Thor Heyerdahl International Day 2016, a success!

Thor Heyerdahl International Day 2016 was a success! More than 200 students attended the conference in October, where the international acclaimed speakers Hilde Waage, Cecilie Hellestveit, Torgeir Higraff, Cecilie Mauritzen and Liv Arnesen talked about the importance...

Heritage of the world and Unesco

In May 2011, the Thor Heyerdahl Archives were added to UNESCO’s “Memory of the World” Register. Currently, this list includes 238 collections from all over the world. The Heyerdahl Archives span the years 1937 to 2002 and include his photographic...

Thor Heyerdahl Annual Report 2015

The Thor Heyerdahl Institute’s Annual Report 2015 is now available, and here you can check out how the Institute did last year! You can view the report here: Heyerdahl Annual report 2015

Branding 2.0 conference

Thursday 16 June The Thor Heyerdahl Institute attended a Branding 2.0 conference hosted by Metro Branding in Sandefjord, and we went on a really nice boat trip organized by Metro. We were introduced to the fjord and its beautiful surroundings. While anchoring at a...