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