16/04/2014

The Kon-Tiki Museum
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Kon-Tiki - short history

Kon-Tiki - short history

Kon-Tiki - short history

Kon-Tiki - in finnish

1. Introduction.
My name is Andrey Korolev, I'm from Smolensk. I work at the Kon-Tiki Museum on the presidential program. Welcome to one of the most interesting museums in Norway - in the Kon-Tiki Museum! September 2011

2. Ra II
The first thing you see entering the museum legendary reed boat PA2, which Thor Heyerdahl and his international crew made a 5000 km journey across the Atlantic in 1970. This is a remarkable journey proved the possibility of contact between human civilizations in pre-columbus era September 2011

3. Kon-Tiki
Here we see a raft of balsa logs Kon-Tiki, the one who brought glory and fame to Thor Heyerdahl. A trip to Polynesia was made on its board in 1947. This exhibit became the basis for the museum. September 2011

4. ocean
And now we descend into the water and see a collection of marine animals. The main exhibit - the whale shark, the largest fish on the planet. Of course, it is interesting to look at the Kon-Tiki from the bottom. September 2011

Two girls from Kaliningrad, Russia visit The Kon-Tiki Museum and talks in Russian about what they think about the museum. 12.09 2011
Известный российский кинокритик Сергей Лаврентьев рассказывает о просмотре фильма «Кон-Тики» на Норвежском международном кинофестивале.

Хёугесунн, 20 августа 2011года.

Профессор Калининградского государственного технического университета Анатолий Загородний рассказывает о совместной работе с Туром Хейердалом при постройке «Тигриса». Съемка сделана в январе 2011года
President Khrushchev and Heyerdahl at The Kon Tiki Museum
Roundtrip in The Kon-Tiki Museum
Original color film from the Kon-Tiki expedition in 1947