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National Museum of Contemporary Art

  • Bankplassen 4, Oslo
  • +47 21982000
  •  /  km From You

Contemporary art museum with temporary exhibitons and permanent displays from its own collection of 5,000 works by Norwegian and international artists.

Visitors can see five permanent installations: The sculpture Shaft by Richard Serra, Per Inge Bjørlo's Inner Room V, and Ilya Kabakov's The Garbage Man: The Man Who Never Threw Anything Away, Marianne Heier's Promesse de bonheur and two gallery rooms dedicated to Louise Bourgeois.

The museum's collection covers a broad spectrum of genres and media: paintings, print-making, drawing, photography, sculpture, objects, installation and video-art.

The museum shop has a large selection of contemporary art books.

Guided tours in Norwegian on Sundays at 2 pm.
Guided tours in English in summer.
Free entry on Thursdays.

Norwegian name: Museet for samtidskunst

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Opening hours

May 18 2016 - Dec 22 2016: Tue, Wed, Fri: 11:00 - 17:00

May 18 2016 - Dec 22 2016: Thu: 11:00 - 19:00

May 18 2016 - Dec 22 2016: Sat, Sun: 12:00 - 17:00
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Oslo, Norway
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59° 54' 31" N / 10° 44' 28" E
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