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The National Gallery closed permanently in January of 2019, to facilitate the move to the new National Museum opening in 2020.
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Universitetsgata 13, Oslo 0164, Norway
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the paintings in the National Museum arte moved to the new National Museum. The new museum is supposed to open in 2020, in the meantime the old museum for some incredible reason is closed!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There was a long que for entrance but it was worth waiting as this museum has an excellent collection of art and architecture. Edward munch's masterpieces scream and Madonna are on display here

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sajadibrahim
Reviewed March 24, 2019 via mobile

closed until 2020 Crazy very enjoyable but closed because of moving until next year Mye wife asks me why i am writing this it is because i am an angry old man is this a good enough reason YES

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

ムンクの叫びを観に行きましたが、すでに閉館していました。2020年に再開発地区に移転です。残念ですが、待ちましょう。I went to see Munch's cry, but it was already closed. It is relocated to the redevelopment area in 2020. Sorry, but let's wait.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2019

We only went to this museum to see Munch's Scream, and a few other pieces of his. It's a nice museum, very spacious and well laid out. We went pretty early in the morning, and when we left, were surprised by how crowded it is....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

We visited while in Oslo during New Years. Top tip: if you are looking for “The Scream”, this is where it is located; not the munch museum. We made that mistake and almost missed it entirely. There were several great pieces and spent an hour...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 22, 2019

A sad tale for Oslo, Norway – and the World; the old and faithful National Galley was closed as we ventured that way this week, end of January 2019. A new venue, the National Museum, will not open for months and months. The future for...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

We visited 13th jan and it was very busy. It is worth the wait to see the scream by Edvard munch. Brilliant gallery

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 11, 2019

IMPORTANT INFO 2019 !! The National Gallery closes on 13 January 2019 to be moved to a new, fantasic building in the center of Oslo, closer to the sea in early 2020. Must be experienced !!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

A very small museum with a very big ego. No Prado, Louvre or Hermitage I've visited have such rules and rude personnel. Mind it, if your bag is a centemeter over the size of A4, even though it is under the same size on the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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