Opening hours for Oslo's museums during Christmas

Opening hours for Oslo's museums and attractions during Christmas


Here you find the opening hours for museums and attractions in Oslo through Christmas and New Year's. 

Download a PDF with a list for the whole week:


For each day the list below shows the places which are open. 

Friday 23 December

22 July Centre 10-17
Akershus Fortress 07-21
Botanical Garden / Green houses 07-21
Bærums Verk (Verksgata shops) (butikker) 10-20
Opera House Foyer    10-16
DogA 10-13
Ekebergparken Sculpture Park open 24/7
Fram Museum (Polar Ship Fram) 10-17
Hadeland Glassverk (glassworks) 10-15
Historical Museum 11-16
Holocaust Center 10-16
Holmenkollen Ski Museum & Tower    10-16
Ibsen Museum 11-16
Kon-Tiki Museum 10-16
NaturHistorical Museum 11-16
Nobel Peace Center 10-18
Resistance Museum 10-16
Norwegian Folk Museum 11-15
Norwegian Maritime Museum 10-16
Museum of Science & Technology 9-16
Customs Museum 11-15
Oslo Winter Park (ski resort) 10-17
Vigeland Museum 12-16
Vigeland Sculpture Park open 24/7
Viking Ship Museum 10-16

 

Christmas Eve, Saturday 24 December

Akershus Fortress 07-21
Botanical Garden / Green houses 07-21
Ekebergparken Sculpture Park open 24/7
Fram Museum (Polar Ship Fram) 10-17
Holmenkollen Ski Museum & Tower    11-14
Oslo City Hall 09-16
Vigeland Sculpture Park open 24/7

 

Christmas Day, Sunday 25 December

Akershus Fortress 07-21
Botanical Garden / Green houses 07-21
Ekebergparken Sculpture Park open 24/7
Emanuel Vigelands museum 12-16
Fram Museum (Polar Ship Fram) 10-17
Holmenkollen Ski Museum & Tower    10-16
Oslo Winter Park (ski resort) 10-17
Vigeland Sculpture Park open 24/7

 

Monday 26 December

Akershus Fortress 07-21
Botanical Garden / Green houses 07-21
Ekebergparken Sculpture Park open 24/7
Fram Museum (Polar Ship Fram) 10-17
Hadeland Glassverk (glassworks) 10-15
Holmenkollen Ski Museum & Tower    10-16
Kon-Tiki Museum 10-16
Nobel Peace Center 10-18
Norwegian Folk Museum 11-16
Museum of Science & Technology 11-18
Oslo Winter Park (ski resort) 10-17
Sporveismuseet Vognhall 5 12-15
Vigeland Sculpture Park open 24/7
Viking Ship Museum 10-15

 

Weekdays 27–30 December

Akershus Fortress 07-21
Astrup Fearnley Museet 12-17
Botanical Garden / Green houses 07-21
Oslo City Museum 11-16
Bærums Verk (Verksgata shops) 10-17
Opera House Foyer 27 Dec. open 11-16
28 Dec. open 11-22
29 Dec. open 11-21:30
30 Dec. open 11-22
Ekebergparken Sculpture Park open 24/7
Armed Forces Museum 10-16
Fram Museum (Polar Ship Fram) 10-17
Hadeland Glassverk (glassworks) 10-15
Historical Museum 11-16
Holocaust Center 11-16
Holmenkollen Ski Museum & Tower    10-16
Ibsen Museum 27-28 Dec. open 11-16
29 Dec.      open 11-18
30 Dec.      open 11-16
Kon-Tiki Museum 10-16
Munch Museum 27-28 Dec. open 10-16
29 Dec.      open 10-21
30 Dec.      open 10-16
Museum of Contemporary Art 12-17
National Gallery 11-17
Nasjonalmuseet - Arkitektur 12-17
NaturHistorical Museum 11-16
Nobel Peace Center 10-18
Resistance Museum 11-16
Norwegian Folk Museum 11-15
Norwegian Maritime Museum 10-16
Museum of Science & Technology 11-18
Customs Museum 11-15
Oslo Reptile Park 27-28 Dec. closed
29-30 Dec. open 10-18
Oslo City Hall 09-16
Oslo Winter Park (ski resort) 10-17
Vigeland Museum 12-16
Vigeland Sculpture Park open 24/7
Viking Ship Museum 10-16

 

New Year's Eve, 31 December

Akershus Fortress 07-21
Botanical Garden / Green houses 07-21
Opera House Foyer 11-18:30
Ekebergparken Sculpture Park open 24/7
Fram Museum (Polar Ship Fram) 10-17
Holmenkollen Ski Museum & Tower    11-14
Oslo City Hall 09-16
Oslo Winter Park (ski resort) 10-17
Vigeland Sculpture Park open 24/7
Viking Ship Museum  10-15 

 

New Year's Day, 1 January 

Akershus Fortress 07-21
Botanical Garden / Green houses 07-21
Ekebergparken Sculpture Park open 24/7
Emanuel Vigelands museum 12-16
Fram Museum (Polar Ship Fram) 10-17
Holmenkollen Ski Museum & Tower    10-16
Oslo City Hall 09-16
Oslo Winter Park (ski resort) 10-17
Sporveismuseet Vognhall 5 12-15
Vigeland Sculpture Park open 24/7

Opening hours

25 and 26 December and 1 January are public holidays, and most shops and attractions are closed.

24 and 31 December are not public holidays, but shops close early and many attractions are closed.

The tourist information office Oslo Visitor Centre by the Central Station is open every day through the holidays.

More about opening hours during Christmas 

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