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Norwegian Museum of Technology

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Address: Kjelsasveien 143, Oslo 491, Norway
Phone Number: +47 22 79 60 00
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9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tue - Fri 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Description: The Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology (Norsk Teknisk Museum) is...
The Norwegian Museum of Science and Technology (Norsk Teknisk Museum) is the national museum for technology, industry, science and medicine. The museum has over 20 permanent and temporary exhibitions about energy, oil, industry, medicine, airplanes, cars and trains. The Science Centre is a place for curious minds. Explore natural science and technological principles in the areas of energy, physical phenomena, the body, mathematics and the universe. The Robot Centre and The Planetarium are both found here. The National Museum of Medicine explains how people's lives have changed over the last 150 years through improvements in public health, medicine and healthcare. The museum is integrated in the Museum of Science and Technology. The museum café serves Italian and Greek food, hot dogs, coffee, ice cream and cakes. CLOSED: Mondays (winter), 1 January, 1 May, 17 May, 24-26 December, 31 December. Norwegian name: Norsk Teknisk Museum
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A must for all families!

Going to the Norwegian Museum of Technology is a must for all families! All familie members will be satisfied after spending a day at the museum. Two tips: 1) Make sure to ask... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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Oslo, Norway
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Oslo, Norway
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Going to the Norwegian Museum of Technology is a must for all families! All familie members will be satisfied after spending a day at the museum. Two tips: 1) Make sure to ask for family discount or group rebate. Buying individual tickets can be expensive, but if you are a family or two families, ask for a discount. 2) Check... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

This is kids friendly museum. Lot of activities for kids including toddlers (mostly on basement level).

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Istanbul, Turkey
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

I went there alone and it was really hard to find the place since i didn't know their language. You could spend some time in this place but it is not really interesting. It was literally waste of time for me.

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Oslo, Norway
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

A lot of interesting exhibitons, one can learn a lot! I really enjoy myself learning especially about oil industry. Good attraction for kids but also for adults!

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Lots to do - we have a 5 & 3 yr old. Need a good length of time. Stuff to play with, interact with and things to get in - the glider was a hit.

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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

If you have kids and can't go out because of the weather, this is the perfect place to expend some family quality time! Full of interactive exposition, the kids can play and try a lot while they can learn basic principles of physics, biology, history and math!!! Lovely time! The only issue is if don't speak Norwegian, you may not... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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188 reviews 188 reviews
122 attraction reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Both my kids love this place. Most weekends they have additional attractions themes lego building , bubble factory etc. Its worth checking visit oslo whats on calendar to see or the museums owm website. But there is enough to do for a day here. Lots of interactive exhibits. The cafe serves very nice food. Nearby is a small pond with... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Everything is likable about this place. Much interactivity with different things around the museum. Also lots of interesting reads about Norwegian history. Especially from the Oil sector.

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Oslo, Norway
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a perfect place to take the whole family - I know - it sounds boring - but it is a lot of fun - and you can even "check" on having visited a Museum on your visit to Oslo (if that is not your favorite activity) It has lots of activities and interesting things to do and it... More 

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Jugon-les-Lacs, France
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Not on the beaten track but a great find and so much to see and do especially if you have children or grandchildren, a not to be missed place for a cold or wet day! This is one of the best touch and feel museums you can imagine.

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