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Address: Fridtjof Nansens plass, Oslo 0160, Norway
Phone Number: 47 23 46 14 51
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What a strange building!

If you came across the Rådhuset unexpectedly, you would never guess what it was in a million years. In overall design it is a sort of brutalist cathedral to bureaucracy, but with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

If you kind of interested in arts and galleries you will enjoy this palce. but if it doesn't fancy you can skip it as nothing great..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Who would have thought that a city hall could be so beautiful on the inside. The rooms, especially the great hall, were superbly decorated. It was free to view, too! The cafeteria lunch in this building was the cheapest eatery in town with great food, too!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

From the exterior I could quite decide if I particularly like the Oslo Radhaus (town hall). An unusual architectural form. The interior however is quite incredible and you really don't want to miss this building if you are in Oslo. Free entry and you can just move around at your own pace.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I visited City Hall on the Saturday of Easter weekend. The entrance is on the side furthest away from the sea. Make sure you walk right around the building, as there are plenty of interesting sculptures and other artwork to see on each side. When you enter the building, you come across The Great Hall (where the Nobel Peace Prize... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

City Halls in Scandinavia are generally must see buildings and this is no exception. Not only is it where the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony is held, it's simply a beautiful building in its own right. And best of all in Norway-free! Don't miss climbing the steps to the second floor where there are more items and furniture displayed in a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

If you came across the Rådhuset unexpectedly, you would never guess what it was in a million years. In overall design it is a sort of brutalist cathedral to bureaucracy, but with whimsical additions such as the wonderfully baroque Astronomical Clock. Surrounded by, and containing, large numbers of works of twentieth century art, many on a monumental scale, it really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

First, when you will see City Hall, you will feel like in the socialist time ;) Building is not nice, but special. Amazing, that every brick, which was used to build it is diffrent. When you will come inside City Hall, you will see beautifull mural of Munch. This building is amazing inside. This is also the place, where Nobel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Built in the 50s, this building is open to the public and is filled with compelling murals that tell many stories of Norway, including the Nazi occupation and resistance and the rural life. One can walk through the actual chambers where the business of the city is done and eat in the cafeteria, which is open to the public for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Nice building. It's near the oslo fyord and also it is surrounded by restaurants and souvenir shops. Didn't go in as I have limited time to spend on that day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We didn't go in, but stood from the outside and were in awe of its architecture, which is grand even in the dark. Construction began in 1931 but was finished in 1950. The Nobel Peace Prize ceremony is held here every year on December 10. Go visit!

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