Hours and fees

Welcome to Norsk Folkemuseum!

  •  (Foto/Photo)
    Morten Brun


October 1st - April 30th: 11.00 - 16.00
May 1st - September 30th: 10.00 - 17.00

Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, January 1st and May 17th.

Fees 2022

High season

  • Adult: NOK 180
  • Seniors: NOK 140
  • Young adults 18 - 25: NOK 100 
  • Children 0 - 17: Free

High season applies to: 

  • Saturdays and Sundays between February 5th - April 30th and October 1st - December 31st
  • All days in the following periods: The Winter Holidays (February 19th - 27th), Easter (April 9th - 18th), the Summer Season (May 1st - September 30th), the Autumn Holidays (October 3rd - 9th) and the week between Christmas and New Years (December 26th - 31st).

Low season

  • Adults: NOK 140
  • Seniors: 120
  • Children 0 - 17 years old: Free
  • Young adults 18 - 25: 80

Low season applies for:

  • January
  • Monday - Friday February​ 1st - april 30th and October 1st - December 31st*

* High season fees applies in the following periods: The Winter Holidays (February 19th - 27th), Easter (April 9th - 18th), the Autumn Holidays (October 3rd - 9th)and the week between Christmas and New Years (December 26th - 31st).

  • Oslo Pass: Scan your Oslo Pass in the Visitor's Center to get your ticket.
  • Members in OBOS:All members in OBOS gets a 25 % reduction on an adult ticket.

Program Norsk Folkemuseum


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:Ferry #9 from Rådhusbrygge 3 by the City Hall or ferry #8 from MUNCH to Dronningen, 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.

Information for your visit

Eat at the café or bring your own lunch?

Kafé Arkadia is located by the main entrance.

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 are welcome to the museum grounds and Open Air Museum - outdoors, as long as they are kept on a leash. They are not allowed 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. 

Disabled Access

Most areas of the Open-Air Museum have relatively level and broad gravel paths providing easy access. However, some areas have steeper trails, and most buildings are difficult to access.

The Visitor Center, the cafés, the toiletes, the Main Exhibit Building and the Trøndelag Farmstead have wheelchair access. 

Map of the Open Air Museum

  • Nytt kart Friluftsmuseet (Foto/Photo)