January 1 - April 30: 11:00 - 16:00
May 1 - September 30: 10:00 - 17:00
The museum is closed December 24 and 25
On May 17 the exhibitions and the café are closed
Open between Christmas and New Year 11:00 - 16:00.
Closed Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
Adults NOK 160
Children 6 - 15 NOK 40
Children under 6 FREE
Family NOK 320 (Parents/grandparents with children)
Reduced NOK 120 (Groups over 15, retired, studens)
Low season midweek consession: Monday-Friday between October and April, the prices are: Adults: NOK 120, Children: NOK 40, Reduced fee: NOK95
The Museum has the address Museumsveien 10 at the peninsula Bygdøy, ca. 5 km from downtown Oslo.
Bus: 30 Bygdøy from downtown Oslo to stop Folkemuseet. (Check schedules and where to buy tickets at ruter.no)
Ferry: From April to September a ferry runs from Rådhusbrygge 3 by the City Hall to Dronning, Bygdøy. From there a 10 min. walk.
Car/bike/walk: From highway E18 or from street Bygdøy Allé, turn off to Bygdøy. Follow signs to Norsk Folkemuseum.
Parking: Public parking outside the main entrance for a fee, all days 08:00 - 20:00.
Eat at the cafeteria or bring a lunch?
Kafé Arkadia is open daily and located by the main entrance. Torgkaféen is located in the Open-Air Museum and open daily during summer season as well as for special events throughout the year.
The picturesque Open-Air Museum is ideal for an outdoor lunch. You are welcome to bring your own food. Picnic tables are available on the Festival Grounds.
Dogs have to be leashed and are welcome to the museum grounds and Open-Air Museum - outdoors. They can not enter in buildings and exhibitions.
Smoking is allowed in the Main Square only. Due to fire risk, smoking is prohibited in the rest of the museum.
Most areas of the Open-Air Museum have relatively level and broad gravel paths providing easy access. However, some areas have steeper trails, and some buildings are difficult to access. Please consult the map of the Open-Air Museum.
The Visitor Center, the cafés, the toilettes, the Main Exhibit Building and the Trøndelag Farmstead have wheelchair access.