Norsk Folkemuseum has comprehensive indoor exhibits on Norwegian Folk Art, Norwegian Folk Dress, Norwegian Church Art, Sami Culture, Old Toys and temporary exhibits.

The museum also has an Open-Air Museum with the Collections of King Oscar II, including the Stave Church from Gol, farm houses from various rural districts in Norway and the Old Town with the Apartment Building - Wessels gate 15.

We  feature daily life and living conditions in Norway from the 16th century to the present.

Summer 2022

Open Every day 10-18


Kairo Tobacco and Fruit

A small tobacco shop from 1958 and the exhibition Tobacco.

NF Folk Dress

New exhibition displaying folk dress from different parts of Norway.


Knitting history

Knitting in Norway from the beginning of the 1600s up to the present.

NF Setesdal 1739

The past is shown in new and exciting ways in Setesdalstunet. You can visit the open hearth house, the barn and the byre and meet the servants on the farm. From June 12th.