The Historical Museum

The Historical Museum
  • The only complete Viking helmet ever found
  • Egyptian mummies
  • Stave church portals

Temporary exhibitions

  • Orhan Pamuk: The Art of Fiction

    Orhan Pamuk: The Art of Fiction offers a unique journey through Orhan Pamuk’s authorship, with The Museum of Innocence as the focal point. This is the first international exhibition highlighting the Nobel laureate’s role both as a writer and an artist.

Opening hours

  • Tuesday to Sunday
  • 15. May. - 14. Sept.: 10:00 - 17:00
  • 15. Sept. - 14. May: 11:00 - 16:00

The museum is closed:

Mondays, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day, New Years Eve, New Years Day, 1. May and 17. May.

The museum shop is currently closed for renovation.

Getting around

Frederiks gate 2, 0164 Oslo

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