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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...more
Karl Johans gate 22, Oslo 0026, Norway
+47 23 31 31 80
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All reviews karl johans gate beautiful building yellow brick political history guided tour the main street royal palace nice architecture worth a visit central station take photos city centre stortinget government norway constitution election
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only visited the outside on a guided tour of the city but the chandelier viewed through the window is something to behold.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nigel W
Reviewed February 27, 2019

Beautiful building, but it is nothing special to see. It is also a bit of trash on the outside, which ruins the visit a bit in my opinion.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sarahedqvist
Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

English speaking tours start at 10.30am and last an hour. Once you go through security (airport style) your guide then takes you on a tour of the Sorting (Parliament). The guide is very witty but clearly Knows his history and is very attentive. You are...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank S8850LVstevep
Reviewed February 4, 2019

Outside the Parlament building is symbolizing the democracy its grey and neutral though nice arcitecture ,inside our parlamentsmembers are discussing all the important things in our society having the necessery overnumber to get any decission declared into realities,here the democracy is often set on test...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 537bj_rnm
Reviewed January 2, 2019

Close to the Royal Palace stands the Norwegian Parliament Building. It's architecturally interesting and is set in an almost park-like setting. I didn't feel like there were a lot of sights to interest the average tourist, but this was one of the few I found...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed December 27, 2018

It is the second dominant of Karl Johans Gate. This building stands out with its beautiful interesting architecture. After walking through the square (in the direction to the Central Station) you will stand in front of it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PETR D
Reviewed November 24, 2018

Stortinget is right downtown, made of beautiful yellow stone and guarded by two iconic lion statues. The interior is artistic and architecturally stunning.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ameeeee
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Situated in the middle of central Oslo it's easily found. Karl Johans Gata runs right beside. there's a little park in front, which is used by many as a thoroughfare or simply just to sit and people watch.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank StephenDAL
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Each in this city is a good place to take a walk. It's clean, convenient and safe. Few people and relaxing atmosphere, how I wish we could stay much longer on this fine city.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 244guillermos
Reviewed October 28, 2018

An interesting afternoon with acting out simultation of the voting processs in the Parliament decision making with dealing and wheeling during the decicion-makings. The sightseeing of the building was done before we arrived.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jan U J
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