As a participant, you get free admission to several attractions in Oslo

Free admission ONLY during the tournament (Friday week 30 to Sunday week 31)

To get free admission, players need to be accompanied by a teamleader. Most of the attractions wants to know before how many you are, and when you plan to visit so that they can put together good programs for you.

The Nobel peace center

This museum tells the story about the Nobel Peace Prize, Peace Prize winners and their work, and also the story about Alfred Nobel. The peace center is also a place for debates regarding social questions.

The Nobel Peace prize is called the most prestigious prize in the world. It is the only Nobel Prize that is handed out in Oslo every year during December, and in 2005 the prize got its own museum. Here you can see changing exhibitions around the themes War, Peace, and conflict resolution.

The peace prize exhibiton 2015 tells the story about the Tunisian quartet for national dialogue, who received the Nobel Peace Prize due to their work for democracy in Tunisia after the jasminerevolution in 2011. The Dangerous Prize is a exhibiton about the notifier Carl Von Ossietzky, and the Peace Prize that shocked Europe. The Nobel Peace Prize in 1935 is one history’s most controversial, but also one of the most important.

At the main exhibitions you can find information about all the Peace Prize winners since 1901, and at the interactive book about Alfred Nobel the audience can learn more about the history of the man behind the Nobel Prizes. At the Nobel Garden, The heart of the museum, all the Peace Prize winners are presented at an individual screen surrounden by thousand small lights, creating a nice and peaceful atmosphere.

The center is located at Rådhusplassen in Oslo centrum, inside the old building called vestbanebyggningen.

Norway Cup participants have free admission to all exhibitions at the center together with their team.

Book guiding at post@nobelpeacecenter.org

Adress: Brynjulf Bulls plass 1 – Rådhusplassen

Read more: Nobels Fredssenter

The Astrup Fearnley Museum

Visit Astrup Fearnley museum and see exciting, modern art! The museum has its own collection, but in june, july and august it will also present Alex Israel, an up and coming artist from Los Angeles. At the museum you get to meet many different artists with many different expressions: A cow and Calf lowered into big water tanks, a huge bookshelf with a lot off different videoworks.

The museum have a lot of skilled guides that can tell you about all the art if you want. Everybody is welcome! Kids must accompanied by an adult, and remember: Do not touch the art!

Place: At the tip of Aker Brygge

Read more: Astrup Fearnley Museet

Barnekunstmuseet

The international museum of childrens art in Oslo is a unique collcetion of art made by children from 2-18 years of age, from more than 180 countries. The muesm is one of the first of its kind, and at the three-store building you can see the world through childrens eyes and experience the ethical values that childrens art represent. Maybe you find a picture from the place you come from?

Kids know whats important is this summer’s main exhibition. The focus here lies on kids values and how they express this trough creativity. We also show Sigurd Storms children drawings from 1976-1993, and the exhibition ¨Fabeldyrene vender tilbake¨ – A great drawing exhibition by Eskild Hagemoen (10 years). You can also see our permanent exhibitions, and our international doll collection in ¨the magical room

Place: In a villa at Frøen, located at Lille Frøens vei 4. A short walk from Majorstuen and Frognerparken, but you can also take the subway line 1 to get there. During summer, the museum is open Tuesday-Thursday, and Saturday-Sunday from 11.00am to 16.00pm. Monday and Friday the museum is closed

Thor Heyerdal

Thor Heyerdahl(1914-2002) became world famous when he crossed the atlantic with the balmwood fleet Kon-Tiki in 1947. After that, spectacular travels with the papyrusboats Tigris and Ra. These voyages proved that prehistoric people could have travelled this way before the sadle and wheel where invented.

Heyerdahls reputation as a scientist became well known through his archeological diggings at the mythical Easter Island. Curiosity and courage was Heyerdahls most important traits as an adventurer and scientist.

The Kon-Tiki Museum

The Kon-Tiki Mueseum contains original rafts and objects from Heyerdahls world famous expeditions. The original Kon-Tiki and Ra II rafts. The Museum presents the following displays: Fatuhiva, Kon-Tiki, Galapalagos, Ra, Tigris, Easter Island with a 40 meter long cavewalk containing several unique caverock sculptures. An underwaterexhibition with a 10-meter long whaleshark, the Thor Heyerdal biblioteqhue, cinema and store. The Original Kon-Tiki movie is shown every day in English at 12:00 PM.

Museet ligger på Bygdøy rett utenfor Oslo sentrum. Her finner du også andre flotte og innholdsrike museer; Vikingskipshuset, Norsk Folkemuseum, Holocoast senteret, Norsk Maritimt Museum, Frammuseet og Kon-Tiki Museet. Les mer om alle museene på vår felles Bygdøy web. Du kan ta bussen til Bygdøy enten fra Sentralbanestasjonen eller Nasjonaltheateret hvert 10. minutt. Fra april – oktober kan du også ta en båttur til Kon-Tiki Museet. Fergen går fra kaien nær Rådhuset. Tette avganger.

The museum is located at Bygdøy just outside Oslo centrum. Here you can also find other exciting museums; The Vikingship museum, Norwegian peoples museum, The Holocaust Center, Norwegian maritime museum, The Fram Museum and the Kon-Tiki Museum. Read more about all the museums at: Bygdøy web

You can take the bus to Bygdøy from either Sentralbanestasjonen or Nasjonaltheateret every tenth minute. From April to October you can also take the ferry to the Kon-Tiki Museum. The Ferry leaves from the pier close to Rådhuset

The museum is open every day.

Address: Bygdøynesveien 36, Bygdøy

Read more at  Kon-Tiki Muséet
The Fram Museum

The Fram Museum is located at Bygdøy. Here you can see Fram, the strongest wood ship in the world! Here you can also have a swim in Oslofjorden. Boat Service offers small yellow ferries who takes you to the museum four times per hour during summer. You can also find:

  • The Polarship Gjøa rebuilt
  • New hisotical expeditions
  • Presentation of different themes in the North – Icemelting and polarbears
  • Spectacular models of the Zeppelins Norway and N25
  • Activitycenter – Test your abilities
  • 116 seats cinema showing videos every 15th minute
  • Northern lights show every 20th minute
  • You can try the polarbear simulator
  • Underground tunnels containing stories from the North-West passage

Place: Bygdøynesveien 36, Bygdøy

Read more:  Frammuseet

Vikingship house:

Here you can find a unique collection of object from the Vikings

Place: Huk Aveny, 35

Read more:   Museets nettside

The Norwegian peoples museum

The Norwegian peoples is actually the oldest open-air museum in the world. The museum has 155 building where most of them are from the 12th century, and the newest from 2002. Most of the buildings have been moved from different parts of Norway and have been rebuild at the museum.

One part of the museum shows the countryside villages, while the other part shows the city. Homemade soft potato bread and a trip to the old store where you can buy old-fashioned candy is very popular amongst the kids! Free Wi-Fi at the whole museum

Place: Museumsveien 10, 0287 Oslo

Read more: Norsk Folkemuseum

Akershus fortress

To Oslo, Akershus Fortress is an important part of the city’s identity. The city centre was established within the walls of the fortress during 1624. The area around the fortress is popular amongst tourists during summer.

The millitary defence museum

At Akershus fortress, the main museum is the millitary defence museum. This museum is located in an old arsenal building, and it’s been there since 1860! The exhibitions shows the history of the Norwegian military defence from the 15th century until today. The museum provides information based on history, so that questions regarding the modern defence could be solved in a good way.

Place: Akershus Fortress

Read more: Forsvarsmuséet

Norwegian Homefront Museum

This museum located on the top of the fortress is Norways leading museum for occupation history. Through its collection, archives and library, the museum is creating a true and live picture of how occupation is influencing the people.

Place: Akershus fortress

Read more: Norges Hjemmefrontmuseum

Nature historical Museum

This museum contains of botanichal garden, geological museum and zoolochigal museum. Here you can find animals, plants, minerals, rocks, and fossils from all around the world.

Meet the dinosaurs in the Geological museum, while you at the same time can see diamonds, meteors, and fossils. At the Zoological museum you can see a huge collection of hunting trophies from all over the world, and also the fantastic collection of animals you wish that did not exist.

Place: Oslo university

Entrance: Sarsgate and Monradsgate, 0562 Oslo

The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design

These museums shows several collections of both Norwegian and international art. You can find architecture and design in both buildings

Place: Universitetsgaten 13
Read more: Nasjonalgalleriet

Place: Bankplassen 4
Read more: Museet for samtidskunst 

Place: Bankplassen 3
Read more: Nasjonalmuseet – arkitektur

Place: Universitetsgata 13
Read more: Kunstindustrimuseet  

Norwegian Technical Museum

The Technical musuem is a must when youre in Oslo! At the knowledge-center you can push buttons and make things happen! During summer, special activities are arranged every day.

How about programming a lego-robot to cure a heart with a desease? You can also see more than 20 different exhibitions about music and machines, historical industry, Oil and Gas, medicine, hospitals and much more.

Place: Kjelsåsveien 143
Read more: Norsk Teknisk Museum (offisiell side)

Norsk Maritimt Museum
(tidl. Sjøfartmuseet)

Norwegian Maritime Museum

Welcome to the museum of ocean, coast, and sea fare in Oslo. Here you can find several different exhibitions, movies and food places.

Opplev:
* Spennende, aktuelle og nye utstillinger hvert år
* Utstillingen Skipet, hvor du ser Norges eldste bår (2200 år) og kan være skipper med egen radiostyrt båt
* Møt sjøfolk fra alle tider i «Til sjøs», hvor du hører dem fortelle om slit og eventyr
* Prøv deg som kaptein eller skipsmegler på «Sjøens motorvei»
* Nyt Ivo Caprinos 18-minutters film om norskekysten i Supervideografen
* Se hvordan kunstnere som Christian Krogh og Karl Erik Haar har tolket kyst, skip og hav

Experience:

  • Exciting, modern and new exhibitions every year
  • The exhibition ¨skipet¨ – Where you can see Norways oldest boat (2200 years old) and captain your own radiocontrolled boat.
  • Meet sailors from old times at ¨Til sjøs¨ where they will tell you all about their hard work and adventures.
  • Try out as a captain or shipsbroker at the highway of the sea.
  • Enjoy Ivo Caprinos 18-minute movie about the Norwegian coast

Stay updated for special events, family Sundays, and other funs tuff at Bygdøynes. We have a museumstore, and during summer we open the Fjordterassen outdoor cafè

Place: Bygdøynesveien 37
Read more: Norsk Maritimt Museum 

Oslo Reptile Park

At Oslo Reptile Park you can see big and small snakes, Lizards, Spiders, Turtles, Dwarf Crocodiles, and the Caiman Brutus

Place: St. Olavs gate 2
Read more: Oslo Reptilpark  

The Munch museum

At the Munch-Museum at Tøyen, you can see paintings by the world famous Norwegian artist Edvard Munch (1863-1944)

Munch donated all his work to the city of Oslo after his death, and the collection contains over 1100 paintings and 18000 grafical expressions and more. This summer, the famous paintings ¨Skrik¨ and ¨Madonna¨, and also many other paintings from Munchs life.

You can also find a cafè, a store, audioguides in both Norwegian and English, and Movies.

Place: Tøyengata 53
Read more: Munch Museet (offisiell side)

Vigeland Museum
Place: Nobels gate 32 v/Vigelandsparken, 0268 Oslo
Read more: Vigeland-museet (offisiell side)

More info

At the Touristinformation in Oslo (VisitOslo) you can get more tips about concerts and other events in Oslo

Read more: Turistinformasjonen i Oslo (offisiell side)