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The Nobel Peace Center

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Address: Brynjulf Bulls Plass 1 | City Hall Square, Oslo 0250, Norway
Phone Number: 47 48 30 10 00
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Description: The Nobel Peace Center presents the Nobel Peace Prize laureates and their...
The Nobel Peace Center presents the Nobel Peace Prize laureates and their work, in addition to telling the story of Alfred Nobel and to host exhibitions on war, peace and conflict resolution.
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Give peace a chance

An absoltue must for any visitor to Oslo. Purple haired guide was amazing. information and context superb. Cafe lovely too. we bought coffees and they let us eat our own... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
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Kildare, Ireland
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Kildare, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

An absoltue must for any visitor to Oslo. Purple haired guide was amazing. information and context superb. Cafe lovely too. we bought coffees and they let us eat our own sandwiches. great location too

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thomasrost, Educator at The Nobel Peace Center, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and for taking time to put these kind words into writing. We will definitely make sure Adeline (purple haired guide) and everyone else at the museum reads this. Safe travels! More 

Sarzana, Italy
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85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

We were not expecting such as an exciting place, full of history and information that can really enhance your knowledge and make you happy. The museum is fully accessible for people with limited mobility and I can suggest it also if you are with kids because there are specific area and attraction for them. A must see in Oslo.

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thomasrost, Educator at The Nobel Peace Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to visit and to write a review. And we're obviously glad you came away with a feeling that kids are welcome:) More 

Belgrade, Serbia
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

If you are in Oslo, visit this place. Near the City Hall and waterfront, you can miss it. I didn't have a chance to go inside and take a look at the museum, but it was interesting to see this building, knowing what it represents.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This is a 2 floor museum, nice to see but more like children, i liked though. It has 2 floors and it is very nice. Interactive, audio book and different expositions. Audio visual museum describes it better. Good to visit a it.

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Hannover, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

As I went in February I had the chance to see the exhibition featuring Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi. There were the actual acceptance speeches and also a lot of background information of both of them. Very informative and indeed thought-provoking. The actual laureates are always "covered" in the main exhibition hall and the rest of the centre/museum tells something... More 

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thomasrost, Educator at The Nobel Peace Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to visit and to write a review. We'll be sure to pass on to the shop manager that the museum shop is "absolutely fantastic":) More 

Ireland
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Had an Oslo Pass and was trying to get value for money from it squeezing in as many attractions as possible. This was an unexpected delight, lots of though provoking pieces and information displayed in an accessible way. Would definitely recommend. The cafe is worth a visit after for lunch, tasty, well put together food.

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thomasrost, Educator at The Nobel Peace Center, responded to this review

There is no doubt that the Oslo Pass is a great way to make your Oslo-stay a little more affordable. How fortunate for us you used it to drop by:) Thank you for the kind words and for taking time to write a review. More 

India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Its an audio visual feast and inspiring to be introduced ( virtually) to so many exalted people in such a short space of time. Certainly worth a visit.

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thomasrost, Educator at The Nobel Peace Center, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words, and for taking time to visit and to review. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

beautifully arranged exhibit of the latest Nobel Peace prize winners.In other part it shows all the past winners with dates. However many did not have their names attached to their photos so one does not know who it was as not all faces are that well known.

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Skipton
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The kids had been doing the Nobel Peace Prize at school, so we took the opportunity to visit the centre. I'm not sure what I was expecting, but it was a wonderful experience. The ground floor houses an exhibit about the current holder, so there was lots of information, including interviews, videos, interactive exhibits, etc about Malala and Kailash. The... More 

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Slough, United Kingdom
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27 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

An interesting hour in our day in Oslo. Parts were closed for refurbishment but what we saw was interesting but easily done in an hour, not sure how people have got half a day out of this venue. We expected more as this is unique to Oslo and although we enjoyed the exhibit and were glad we went we did... More 

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