Oslo & Norsk Folkmuseum

Journey from modern city to old town to countryside, all in one day. How? With our Oslo & Norsk Folkemuseum Private Walking Tour, of course! Immerse yourself in Norway’s history, culture, and customs and channel your inner Norwegian.

The story about the tour

Are you in Oslo for a day (or a few) and want to see all of Norway while channelling your inner Norwegian? On our Oslo & Norsk Folkemuseum Private Walking Tour, you’ll be introduced not only to the history of Oslo but also of Norway. Better yet, you’ll be able to see it up close and touch history at the Norsk Folkemuseum. Mixing history with customs and culture, this walking tour will cover all the main sights and stories of the Norwegian capital and the country itself. Looking through a window into the past, we’ll journey from a modern city to an old town to the pristine countryside of Norway. 

Beginning in the heart of the city centre of Oslo includes the full spectrum of both the jungle and the arctic waters, tigers and icebergs, and everything in between. We’ll see a favourite watering hole of famous Norwegian artists such as Henrik Ibsen, where and how the locals go to celebrate Constitution Day, and where you can pick up a boat or ferry to enjoy the exquisite natural surroundings of Oslo. 

Once we’ve seen the city centre of Oslo, we’ll jump on the bus to the Bygdøy peninsula, getting the feeling of the countryside while still in Oslo. Stepping through the entrance is like stepping back in time. In a short amount of time, we’ll walk through all of Norway, covering the north to the south, seeing a stave church, farmsteads, and an old town, giving you a taste of Norwegian history and culture through the centuries. 

After a few hours, we hope you’ll be so well acquainted with Oslo and Norway that you’ll continue channelling your inner Norwegian and come back to explore more!

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    Good to know

    • Prebooking:Required
    • Length: 4h 0m
    • Distance: 3.8 km
    • Language:
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    • Included in the tour:
      Professional guide Public transport tickets (return) Norsk Folkemuseum entrance fee
    • Cancellation policy: 3 days
    • Private tour prices & options: Per person
      • Group of 1 589 eur
      • Group of 2 328 eur
      • Group of 3 241 eur
      • Group of 4 198 eur
      • Group of 5 172 eur
      • Group of 6 154 eur
      • Group of 7 142 eur
      • Group of 8 132 eur
      • Group of 9 125 eur
      • Group of 10 119 eur
      • Group of 11 115 eur
      • Group of 12 111 eur
      • Group of 13 107 eur
      • Group of 14 105 eur
      • Group of 15 102 eur
      • Group of 16 100 eur
      • Group of 17 98 eur
      • Group of 18 96 eur
      • Group of 19 95 eur
      • Group of 20 93 eur
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    The day of the tour

    The day of the tour

    Where to meet

    Please be at the departure point, The Tiger Statue, at Jernbanetorget, outside Oslo Central Station – located in the City Centre, 10 minutes early to check in for your tour.

    How to find the guide
    Look for our guide holding the OURWAY logo as a sign.

    If you have trouble locating the guide or the meeting point, please give us a call a few minutes before the start of the tour. When you call before the tour begins, we have a greater chance of helping you find your way.

    How to get there
    Bus: 34, 37 54, 70, 74, 80E, 81, 85 (Stop: Jernbanetorget, Oslo S)
    Subway: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 (Stop: Jernbanetorget, Oslo S)
    Tram: 11, 12, 17, 18, 19 (Stop: Jernbanetorget, Oslo S)

    Please note
    There is about a 2 km walking distance inside the museum.

    Part of this tour takes place in areas where you will have to walk on gravel or unpaved walkways. We suggest wearing comfortable shoes.

    Weather
    Norway is a country with four seasons. Please dress accordingly.

    In case you need to reach us

    head quarter: +46 8 410 773 30

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