Art and Cultural Attractions in Oslo

Oslo Art and Cultural Activities

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Oslo is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Oslo a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Oslo.

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    Top Art and Cultural Places in Oslo to Visit

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  • National Gallery

    #1 of 10 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Oslo
    National Gallery

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum

    Address: Universitetsgata 13, 0164 Oslo, Norway

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This is administrated by the National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, which includes the following in various locations around the city. Norwegian Museum of Architecture National Gallery of N...Read more

  • Munch Museum

    #2 of 10 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Oslo
    Munch Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Educational Site, Exhibition

    Address: Toyengata 53, 0578 Oslo

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Edward Munch was a pioneering expressionist painter. Before his death, he bequeathed a large collection of works Oslo – this museum was born to house that collection. The museum is a near comple...Read more

  • Astrup Fearnley Museum Of Modern Art

    #3 of 10 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Oslo
    Astrup Fearnley Museum Of Modern Art

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: Strandpromenaden 2, 0252 Oslo, Norway

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 05:00 pm Details

    This contemporary art gallery focuses on Norwegian and international art. In the past the museum focused on acquiring works of German Abstract Expressionism, English modern painting, and Young British...Read more

  • Oslo Cathedral

    #4 of 10 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Oslo
    Oslo Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Outdoors, Historical Site

    Address: Karl Johans gate 11, 0154 Oslo, Norway

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Oslo’s third cathedral was built in 1697 after the first two burned down in fires. Both the Norwegian Royal Family and the Government use it for public events now. The architecture is Baroque. T...Read more

  • The Ibsen Museum

    #5 of 10 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Oslo
    The Ibsen Museum

    Tags: Museum, Observatory, Tourist Center, Photo Gallery

    Address: Henrik Ibsens gate 26, 0255 Oslo, Norway

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Henrik Ibsen is the world’s most frequently performed playwright after Shakespeare. His play, The Doll House, is the most popular play of the 20th century. Henrik and his wife Suzannah actually ...Read more

  • Museum Of Cultural History

    #6 of 10 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Oslo
    Museum Of Cultural History

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum, Observatory

    Address: Frederiks Gate 2, 0164 Oslo, Norway

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Though similarly name to the Norwegian Museum of Cultural History (the Norskfolke Museum), this one actually picks up where the Norsefolke museum leaves off – it’s collection focus on preh...Read more

  • Norwegian Maritime Museum

    #7 of 10 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Oslo
    Norwegian Maritime Museum

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum, Observatory

    Address: Bygdoynesveien 37, 0286 Oslo, Norway

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Norwegian maritime history is very thoroughly explored in this fascinating museum. The collection was kicked off in the 1914 Jubilee Exhibition in Kristiania (Oslo). A hundred years later, the museum ...Read more

  • Oscarsborg Fortress

    #8 of 10 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Oslo
    Oscarsborg Fortress

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Outdoors, Walking Area

    Address: Husvikveien, 1443 Oscarsborg, Norway

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Completed in 1855 and set in an island in the beautiful Oslofjord, this coastal fort became famous in WWII when it sunk the heavy German cruiserBlucher in 1940. Today, it functions as a popular resort...Read more

  • Emanuel Vigeland Museum

    #9 of 10 Arts & Culture Things To Do in Oslo
    Emanuel Vigeland Museum

    Tags: Museum, Observatory, Tourist Center, Arts And Crafts

    Address: Grimelundsveien 8, 0775 Oslo

    Timings: 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm Details

    What a strange and moving museum. Vigeland is famous for his spectacular stained-glass masterpiece artworks. In 1926, he decided to build the house that would not only host his future works, but also ...Read more

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