NileGuide Expert Says:
Fun and educational outing for kids - and very interesting for grown-ups too.
0287 Oslo, Norway
tel: +47 22 12 37 00
fax: +47 22 12 37 77
Jan 2-May 14 and Sept 15-Dec 30 Mon-Fri 11am-3pm, Sat-Sun 11am-4pm; May 15-Sept 14 daily 10am-6pm
The Norwegian Museum of Cultural History was founded in 1894 as the world's first open-air museum. More than 150 buildings are exhibited, representing daily life during the last 500 years. The most famous building is the 13th-century Gol Stave Church. Several events are organizes throughout the year, including dance and music performances, as well as a great Christmas Fair every December. Open Mon - Fri: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.; Sat - Sun: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Admission: NOK 70/25 adults/children.