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Historical Museum

Historical Museum Photo: Kulturhistorisk museum, UiO/Nina Wallin Hansen Historical Museum Photo: Kulturhistorisk Museum, UiO/foto: Ove Holst Historical Museum Photo: Kulturhistorisk Museum, UiO/Ove Holst
Historical Museum Photo: Kulturhistorisk museum, UiO/Nina Wallin Hansen
Historical Museum Photo: Kulturhistorisk Museum, UiO/foto: Ove Holst
Historical Museum Photo: Kulturhistorisk Museum, UiO/Ove Holst

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Description

Norway's largest collection of items from pre-historic times and the Middle Ages found in Norway. The Historical Museum is part of the Museum of Cultural History.

The Antiquities Collection shows Norwegian antiquities from the Stone Age to the Middle Ages including outstanding Viking Age and Medieval collections. Guided tours during summer season.

The Collection of Coins and Medals displays Norwegian coins and banknotes.

The Ethnographic Museum exhibits Egyptian mummies and Antique art, as well as items from non-Western cultures, Arctic expeditions, African cultures, native American cultures and East Asian cultures.

Two museums in the same ticket: Use your ticket from the Historical Museum to get free entry to the Viking Ship Museum within 48 hours.

Norwegian name: Historisk Museum

Categories

  • Museums & Galleries Museums & Galleries

Hours

3/24/2015 - 4/30/2015
Tue - Sun
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5/19/2015 - 9/13/2015
Tue - Sun
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5/15/2015 - 5/16/2015
Fri and Sat
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
5/2/2015 - 5/14/2015
Tue - Sun
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Transportation

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Time
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Pier - Kirkehamn
 
0

Transport > Nationaltheatret / Tullinløkka

Facilities

  • Museums, Galleries and crafts

    • museum shop
    • exhibition programme
    • guided tour during opening hours (summer)
    • guided tour by appointment
    • permanent exhibitions
    • lecture
  • Credit cards

    • MasterCard
    • Visa
  • Disabled persons

    • disables persons info at VisitOSLO
  • Discounts

    • free with the Oslo Pass

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Historical Museum

Norway's largest collection of items from pre-historic times and the Middle Ages found in Norway. The Historical Museum is part of the Museum of Cultur...

Historical Museum

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