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Lillehammer Art Museum

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Address: Stortorget 2, Lillehammer 2609, Norway
Phone Number: 47 61 05 44 60
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11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Description: The museum is one of the nation's leading art museums, and houses a...
The museum is one of the nation's leading art museums, and houses a collection consisting of approx. 1400 works by Norwegian artists dating from the 1800s and until today. The art collection, which represents a consistently high quality of artworks, has been thoroughly restored. The museum also organises five separate exhibitions a year, featuring both historical art and modern art. A dedicated publication is issued in connection with each exhibition. The museum offers a wide-ranging educational programme including guided tours, lectures and other art events.
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When we visited, there was a very interesting exhibition about the connection Warhol/Munch and we thoroughly enjoyed that, on top of the "standard" exhibition. The premises... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2014
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Essen, Germany
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Essen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

When we visited, there was a very interesting exhibition about the connection Warhol/Munch and we thoroughly enjoyed that, on top of the "standard" exhibition. The premises themselves are well lighted, the exhibition rooms large enough to allow for good effect of the exhibits but not so large as to make them loud. The staff was very helpful and knowledgeable -... More 

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Gjovik, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Great quality exhibitions, wonderful collection, the stone garden is amazing I was so annoyed it was raining and I couldn't fully appreciate it. There is a great gallery of paintings from de 1800 to de 1900 (give or take) from some of the greats of that time like Edvard Munch, Johan Christian Dahl or Harriet Backer along with many others.... More 

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Lillehammer, Oppland, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

The museum is a real treat! Lots of interesting works of art to be seen! I have been in and out of the museum since childhood, but there is always something study more carefully. I like varied permanent exhibition very much.

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israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

The building has a very uniqe stone garden with waterfall. Many collections at separate halls, are naive, peacfully and colorfull, which we found very attractive.

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Lillehammer, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

The exhibitions are always of high quality! Go there and see, and afterwards you can sit in the cafe having lovely sandwiches, also of high quality!

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Jenkintown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2011

I went to the Lillehammer art museum expecting a local art museum but was very pleasantly surprised at their ambitions and how successful they have been. The building is gorgeous modern, welcoming and open, excellent for its purpose. In a regional museum you expect the landscapes and the depressing old portraits. Yes, they had some of those too. They had... More 

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Prague
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2009

The Lillehammer Art Museum is well worth a visit. They have a splendid permanent collection from the Golden Age of Norwegian painting 1830-1930. One can easily imagine how painters from a land of white and blue and grey require an infusion of color in their paintings of landscape, genre and forays to Paris and southern Europe. When I visited there... More 

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Hexham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2008

Unfortunately, our visit to Lillehammer on 3rd July 2008 was brief but we were delighted to find your museum and the Edvard Munch Exhibition. Your staff were most welcoming and we thought the exhibits and paintings were displayed in a most attractive way.

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Additional Information about Lillehammer Art Museum

Address: Address: Stortorget 2, Lillehammer 2609, Norway
Phone Number: 47 61 05 44 60
Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oppland  >  Lillehammer
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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