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Local kids flock to the zoological museum to see Ida, our oldest relative.
Sars Gate 1
0562 Oslo, Norway
tel: +47 22 85 16 30
fax: +47 22 85 17 09
The Zoological museum is part of the University of Oslo's collection of natural history museums. Norwegian and international fauna is presented in its natural habitat. The premier exhibit is 47-million-year-old Ida, the world's oldest fossil primate, introduced to the world in the spring of 2009. Open Tuesday - Sunday 1100 - 1600. Admission is NOK 50 for adults and 25 for children/student/pensioners. Admission covers both the Zoological museum and the Geological museum.
Photo courtesy of Zoologisk Museum.