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Oslo Sights

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Ranked #1 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Scenic Drives
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Ranked #2 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
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Category: Ships; Specialty Museums
Polar ship Fram, arctic artifacts and exhibitions.
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Ranked #3 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: The term Oslomarka is usually used for all the recreational areas around Oslo. Marka is the administrative name for the part... more » Owner description: The term Oslomarka is usually used for all the recreational areas around Oslo. Marka is the administrative name for the part of it that lies inside the city limits and contains hiking trails, recreation facilities, forests and lakes. « less
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Ranked #4 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
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Category: Observation Decks/ Towers; Sports Complexes; Specialty Museums; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Lookouts
Owner description: A historic landmark in the Norwegian consciousness, Holmenkollen embodies more than a century of skiing tradition. Inside the... more » Owner description: A historic landmark in the Norwegian consciousness, Holmenkollen embodies more than a century of skiing tradition. Inside the actual ski jump is the Holmenkollen Ski Museum, the world's oldest ski museum. The museum presents over 4,000 years of skiing history and polar exploration artifacts. The observation deck on top of the jump tower offers panoramic views of Oslo. Open 365 days a year! « less
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Ranked #5 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
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Category: Historic Sites; Art Museums; Natural History Museums; Specialty Museums
Owner description: This is Norway's largest and oldest folk museum. It includes an open-air collection of more than 150 houses taken from... more » Owner description: This is Norway's largest and oldest folk museum. It includes an open-air collection of more than 150 houses taken from various regions of Norway, as well as an indoor museum with various exhibitions. « less
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Ranked #6 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Art Museums; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: Actually a mausoleum, this unusually-shaped building is decorated inside with an 800 square meter fresco which took Emanuel... more » Owner description: Actually a mausoleum, this unusually-shaped building is decorated inside with an 800 square meter fresco which took Emanuel Vigeland 20 years to paint. « less
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Ranked #7 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
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Category: Castles; Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #8 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
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Category: Architectural Buildings; Government Buildings; Historic Sites; Landmarks

Oslo City Hall is open to the public for visits and tours from 9am-5pm every day. Here is a link to more information about tours. Oslo City Hall Information City Hall photos more »

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Ranked #9 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Seaside village and resort in the Oslo Fjord; art galleries, museums.
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Ranked #10 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Historic Sites; Museums; History Museums
Museum/exhibiton in the apartment of the world famous author.
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Ranked #11 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
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Category: Castles; Landmarks
Owner description: The Royal Palace is situated on a rise at one end of Oslo’s main thoroughfare, Karl Johans gate. It was officially taken into... more » Owner description: The Royal Palace is situated on a rise at one end of Oslo’s main thoroughfare, Karl Johans gate. It was officially taken into use on 26 July 1849 by King Oscar I.The Royal Palace is open to the public during the summer season. Visitors follow a guided tour through the most important rooms of the Palace. There is usually also a special exhibition each year, as part of the tour. Tickets are available at Billettservice.no and at the entrance.The main changing of the guard takes place every day at 1.30 PM.The Royal Palace is where the daily work of the monarchy is conducted and where the King and Queen live. It is where the King presides over the Council of State, grants audiences and holds official dinners. Foreign heads of state who visit Oslo stay at the Palace. Most of the members of the Royal Court have their workplace here. « less
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Ranked #12 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Historic Sites; Museums

The grand historic Oscarsborg Fortress stands on Kaholmene in the Drøbak Strait, the Region of Follo.  The fortress has been there for more than 350 years,  build as a Coastal... more »

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Ranked #13 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Architectural Buildings; Government Buildings; Landmarks
Owner description: The Parliament building, seat of the Norwegian National Assembly from 1866. Guided tours of the Parliament building... more » Owner description: The Parliament building, seat of the Norwegian National Assembly from 1866. Guided tours of the Parliament building (Norwegian and English) Summer: Weekdays at 10 am, 11.30 am and 1 pm. Spring and autumn: Saturdays at 10 am, 11.30 am and 1 pm. Meeting point at the Akersgata entrance (the back of the building) 15 minutes before the tour starts. Booking ahead is not possible. Group tours Group tours of Parliament are available on weekdays between October and June upon request. Bookings should be made well ahead of time. « less
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Ranked #14 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: The summer palace of Oscarshall is located on the peninsula of Bygdøy in Oslo. The palace was commissioned by King Oscar I... more » Owner description: The summer palace of Oscarshall is located on the peninsula of Bygdøy in Oslo. The palace was commissioned by King Oscar I and Queen Joséphine, and was completed in 1852. Many Norwegian contemporary artists received commissions during the building of Oscarshall, and today it stands as a monument to Norwegian art and applied art from the 19th century. The palace, with its secondary buildings and surrounding park, is considered to be one of the finest examples of Neo-Gothic architecture in Norway and is one of the country’s most important embodiments of the National Romantic style so popular in Norway during the period. The palace is open to the public every summer. In addition to the palace itself, visitors may also visit the Queen Joséphine Gallery and the surrounding park. « less
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Ranked #15 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Religious Sites; Churches/ Cathedrals; Landmarks
Oslo's oldest church, dating to 1100 AD.
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Ranked #16 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Museums
Handicrafts; art galleries; cafees
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Ranked #17 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #18 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Oslo's bustling main street is filled with shops and cafes.
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Ranked #19 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Cemeteries; Religious Sites; Churches/ Cathedrals; Landmarks
Owner description: The cemetery and chapel were inagurated in 1902. Naturally laid out urn graves with stone settings from 1939. In connection... more » Owner description: The cemetery and chapel were inagurated in 1902. Naturally laid out urn graves with stone settings from 1939. In connection with the cemetery is Vestre Krematorium (Western Crematorium). The city's largest war memorial is situated here - the final home of 331 Soviet, 102 British, Danish, Jugoslavian, Polish, Swedish and Norwegian inhabitants. The cemetery office is open on weekdays 8 am-3 pm. « less
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Ranked #20 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Farms; Landmarks
Owner description: Bogstad visitors' farm has cows, sheep, goats, chickens, rabbits and horses, as well as pigs during certain periods. The farm... more » Owner description: Bogstad visitors' farm has cows, sheep, goats, chickens, rabbits and horses, as well as pigs during certain periods. The farm at Bogstad is run by the Municipality of Oslo, and thousands of children come to visit every year. Open for everyone all year. « less
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Ranked #21 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #22 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
Owner description: The Center for Studies of the Holocaust and Religious Minorities presents a modern exhibition on the Holocaust, focusing... more » Owner description: The Center for Studies of the Holocaust and Religious Minorities presents a modern exhibition on the Holocaust, focusing especially on the fate of the Norwegian Jews during the Second World War. The exhibition presents images, sounds, film, items and text documents about the genocide of the European Jews, as well as the Nazi State's mass murder and persecution of other groups and minorities. The Center is located in a villa with a garden and has a cafe. Opening hours 10am - 4pm every day. « less
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Ranked #23 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: The most spectacular waterfall along the Akerselva river, located next to the small, red house called Honse-Lovisas hus and... more » Owner description: The most spectacular waterfall along the Akerselva river, located next to the small, red house called Honse-Lovisas hus and the Beier bridge at Grünerlokka. « less
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Ranked #24 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
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Category: Farms; Landmarks
Owner description: EKT is a farm in the city with great activities for the whole family: animal park, pony rides, horseback riding classes,... more » Owner description: EKT is a farm in the city with great activities for the whole family: animal park, pony rides, horseback riding classes, horse & carriage rides and more. Animal park Visit the horses, cows, goats, sheep, pigs, rabbits, geese, chickens, peacocks, ducks and swans. Pony rides for children (NOK 30,-) weekdays 11 am-3 pm and weekends 10 am-4 pm. Horse & carriage rides, birthdays, weddings, horseback riding classes By appointment only. Contact EKT to book. « less
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Ranked #25 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Religious Sites; Churches/ Cathedrals; Landmarks
Sagene church is built in neo-Gothic style and was inaugurated in 1891.
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Ranked #26 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Landmarks
Owner description: Catholic mass in Norwegian every day Catholic mass in other languages Sunday 08.00: Polish 09.30: Latin 13.00: 1st Sunday of... more » Owner description: Catholic mass in Norwegian every day Catholic mass in other languages Sunday 08.00: Polish 09.30: Latin 13.00: 1st Sunday of the month: Vietnamese 13.00: 3rd Sunday of the month: Vietnamese 14.30: Polish 16.00: Polish 18.00: English Monday 19.00: Polish Wednesday 19.30: Polish Thursday 19.00: Polish Friday 17.00 1st Friday of the month: Tagalog 19.00 Polish Saturday 19.30 Polish « less
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Ranked #27 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Ranked #28 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Architectural Buildings; Bridges; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Ranked #29 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #30 of 99 Sights & Landmarks in Oslo
Category: Sports Complexes; Landmarks
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