The Christmas Fair

Welcome to Norsk Folkemuseum's annual Christmas Fair the two first weekends in December!

  • Julemarked på Norsk Folkemuseum i Oslo
    Morten Brun
  • Julemarked på Norsk Folkemuseum
    Haakon Harriss/Norsk Folkemuseum
  • Julemarked på Norsk Folkemuseum i Oslo
    Haakon Harriss/Norsk Folkemuseum
  • Norsk Folkemuseums Dansegruppe på julemarkedet på Norsk Folkemuseum
    Morten Brun
  • To kvinner blander lefsedeig
    Morten Brun
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    Haakon Harriss, Norsk Folkemuseum.
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    Haakon Harriss, Norsk Folkemuseum.
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    Haakon Harriss, Norsk Folkemuseum.
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    Haakon Harriss, Norsk Folkemuseum.
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    Haakon Harriss, Norsk Folkemuseum.
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    Haakon Harriss, Norsk Folkemuseum.
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    Haakon Harriss, Norsk Folkemuseum.
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    Haakon Harriss, Norsk Folkemuseum.
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    Haakon Harriss, Norsk Folkemuseum.
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    Haakon Harriss, Norsk Folkemuseum.

Program

  • 11.00 – 16.00 Christmas Fair

    with Norwegian Christmas traditions, market place, traditional foods, exhibits, concerts, theater, family entertainment - and Santa Claus!

  • 12.30 The Museum's Folk Dance Group

    performs at the Festival Grounds.

  • 13.00 Children's Theater

    Christmas play (in Norwegian).

  • 13.00 Christmas Concert

    in the Norwegian Church Art Exhibit.

  • 13.30 Service int the Stave Church

  • 14.00 The Museum's Folk Dance Group

    performs at the Festival Grounds.

  • 14.30 Children's Theater

    Christmas play (in Norwegian).

  • 15.00 Christmas Concert

    on the Festival Grounds.

2. – 3. December : 11.00 – 16.00
9. – 10. December : 11.00 – 16.00

Other attractions at the Christmas Fair

  • Christmas decorated homes

    show the holiday celebration according to old local traditions.

  • Poni rides

    for children.

  • Santa's Workshop

    where you can make a Chirstmas gift and write your own wishing list.

  • Horse-and-carriage tours

    through the museum grounds.

  • Visit the farm animals

    in the barn in Trøndelag.

  • The Museum Store

    - a large assortment of gift items.

  • The Candle factory, Potters, Silversmiths and Weavers

    sell their own handmade products in The Old town.

2. – 3. December : 11.00 – 16.00
9. – 10. December : 11.00 – 16.00

Practical tips:

  • Bring cash. No ATM available.
  • Use public transportation. Limited parking.
  • Buy your ticket in advance. Avoid the ticket line.
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  • Julemarked på Norsk Folkemuseum
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    Morten Brun
  • Lefsebakst
    2/17
    Haakon Harriss/Norsk Folkemuseum
  • Jul i Hordaland
    3/17
    Haakon Harriss/Norsk Folkemuseum
  • Jul i Setesdal, Sagastua
    4/17
    Haakon Harriss/Norsk Folkemuseum
  • Julemarked på Norsk Folkemuseum
    5/17
    Morten Brun
  • Nisse på julemarkedet
    6/17
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    Norsk Folkemuseum
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  • Jul i 1905
    10/17
    Julepyntet stue i «Ein norsk heim i ei ny tid – 1905» Haakon Michael Harris
  • Jul i 1965
    11/17
    Julepytet stue i «Teak, TV og tenåringer – 1965 Haakon Michael Harris / Norsk Folkemuseum
  • Jul i Chrystiegården
    12/17
    Haakon Harriss/Norsk Folkemuseum
  • Jul i Chrystiegården
    13/17
    Haakon Harriss/Norsk Folkemuseum
  • Jul i Chrystiegården
    14/17
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  • Julemarked på Norsk Folkemuseum
    15/17
    Haakon Harriss/Norsk Folkemuseum
  • Julemat i Chrystiegården
    16/17
    Haakon Harriss/Norsk Folkemuseum
  • Jul i Chrystiegården
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    Haakon Harriss/Norsk Folkemuseum