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Fridtjof Nansens plass, Oslo 0037, Norway
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were here with a tour guide so it was very informative. The murals were amazing and I really enjoyed learning what each one meant. It was a great little history lesson. It was interesting to learn a little more about the Nobel Peace Prize...More

Thank Becki S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Walking in the grandeur of the central hall made me think of the amazing Nobel Peace prize winners who have graced that space over the years. Beyond the intricate tile work in the space, I was humbled to be a space occupied on an annual...More

Thank davidhQ9728BH
Reviewed 4 days ago

From the outside, this is a big ugly brick building. Built in the 1950s, it’s rather blocky looking with two tower-like structures, a clock, and a fountain near the front entrance. There’s also a series of three-dimensional artwork along the walls on both sides leading...More

Thank Dmarkwind
Reviewed 4 days ago

City Hall Oslo is an Heritage of Royal Norwegian Art and Culture and Tradition. The whole building from inside depicts Norwegian history through its expansive and excellent murals. This is where the Nobel Prize Ceremony takes place. Fantastic artifacts are on display. One must take...More

Thank chetan20162016
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was our first tour in Norway, and gave us good background on Norwegian history. Going here we initially didn’t realize what a role this building played and what extensive murals it has depicting the city and nation’s history. Definitely try to catch the English...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was great to see the different murals and wander around the building where the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony takes place.

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used our Oslo Pass, so it was free. The tour was excellent. It’s a bit of a lump of a building, but the more we kept seeing it from the outside the more we accepted it. Inside it is equally strongand themed. Modern heavy...More

Thank Allison R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oslo doesn’t have many interesting buildings to offer. The royal palace is very boring and bland, even the Renzo Piano designed museum in the Harbor is just so, so, but the city hall is magnificent. The outside at least. It’s in our opinion the best...More

Thank sosthen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outside of the building was full of meaningful scultures ans stuccos. Once inside, I was stunned with colorful meaningful paintings. There were free tour everyday. We missed by 15 minutes but we were able to catch up with one English speaking group and understand the...More

Thank asdaSap
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t judge a book by its cover. The inside is amazing and the free guided tour was outstanding. It really tells the story of this great country.

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Response from Stephen R | Reviewed this property |
We had problem entering.
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Response from sanelson55 | Reviewed this property |
Everything is in walking distance! This is right near the harbour.
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July 19, 2017|
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Response from Susan1921 | Reviewed this property |
If walking, probably about 12-15 mins
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