The Historical Museum

The Historical Museum
  • The Viking Age exhibition closed for renovation
  • Egyptian mummies
  • Stave church portals

Temporary exhibitions

  • SITUATIONS - The archaeological space

    How do we acquire knowledge about the past? For three years, visual artist Nina Torp has followed the archaeological investigations carried out in connection with the building of the new E18 motorway between Tvedestrand and Arendal in southern Norway.

  • Letting Go

    Welcome to an exhibition about death and memory in a material world.

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.

Visit our new museum shop for beautiful replicas.

Getting around

Frederiks gate 2, 0164 Oslo

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