Articles Tagged ‘Vigeland Sculpture Park’

10 Great Free Cultural Attractions in Oslo

10 Great Free Cultural Attractions in Oslo December 1, 2010 | free, Kid Friendly, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
When you think of Norway, budget travel isn’t what first pops to mind, is it? While I won’t deny Oslo can be expensive, if you search a little, you’ll find heaps of free activities on offer. Norway’s premier attraction is nature – free for all to enjoy. In previous posts...

Free Oslo: Frogner Park

Free Oslo: Frogner Park August 26, 2010 | free, Kid Friendly, Travel Tips | Read More
Frogner Park is home to the world’s largest sculpture park by one single artist. Gustav Vigeland created the 212 bronze and granite nudes that grace this park, depicting human life in all its forms. Vigeland was also responsible for the lay-out and architecture of the park. Besides being one of...

PhotoFriday Oslo – The Monolith

PhotoFriday Oslo – The Monolith April 9, 2010 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
The Monolith is the most famous statue in Frogner Park, Oslo’s most visited attraction. 121 nudes clamber upwards. Towards what, nobody knows. Sculptor Gustav Vigeland refused to assign a meaning to his column, saying it belongs to the world of the imagination. So it’s up to you to decide. Photo...