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Vigeland Museum

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The Vigeland Park is the world's largest sculpture park made by a single artist, and is one of Norway's most popular tourist attractions. The park is open to visitors all year round.The unique sculpture park is Gustav Vigeland's lifework with more...more
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Nobels gate 32 | Frogner Park, Oslo 0268, Norway
+47 23 49 37 00
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Reviewed yesterday

Where does one look first? Sculptures abound and one could easily spend hours in this park. I unfortunately was on a tour and had a limited amount of time. I would suggest that anyone visiting plan for at least 2 hour. It's a lovely place...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Randie A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here as part of a three stop trip from a cruise ship. Super location and I thoroughly enjoyed sliding around the park in moderate snow, which did add to the atmosphere. The sculptures are not for the narrow minded. The guide we had brought...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nigel481
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have had picnic in this wonderful «open-air art gallery». We eiere orrounded by amazing Vigeland sculptures. These sculptures show us, human beings, at different ages, doing many different things. Touching. 💕

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gülay K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum was conveniently located and enjoyable on a cold winter afternoon. The public bus system was perfect for getting us to the area. The museum was in a historic building and had very diverse exhibits. The audiotours in English were also helpful. The cafe...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LMom1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for an afternoon stroll, chilling or just plain people watching. The sculpture park is one of a kind, and a must see in Oslo.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Norwegian_mom
Reviewed 25 November 2018

We hopped on the #19 and changed to the #12 and passed by the waterfront on our way to the free and expansive Vigeland Park filled with sculpture done by Gustav Vigeland (1869-1943) in granite and bronze. We saw his 300’ bridge of sculptures (studies...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2018

This is a must see park!! Gustave Vigeland and the city of Oslo agreed that he would spend his life creating art statues for the park and they would keep him comfortable and gainfully employed. We only spent an hour or so there but we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Doug O
Reviewed 13 November 2018

This place!!! Wow, I cannot express how beautiful and how it touch your heart. It shows the path from gestational to elderly and eventually death. The surroundings are beautiful, the story is so well illustrated. Is so worth it.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Edna L
Reviewed 12 November 2018

I visited here on a winter evening. The atmosphere with the beautiful sculptures were eerie, and somehow perfect. Very calming.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Kaumudi P
Reviewed 7 November 2018

open 24 hours, outdoor sculpture park with hundreds of men, women, and children's sculptures. huge place. site to see

Date of experience: October 2018
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1 May 2017|
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Response from Ilma J | Reviewed this property |
Some weeks ago half of the main sculpture was under reconstruction, so that part was completely inaccessible. A week ago they were working on another part, but it was possible to walk around. It is not a good view when all... More
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8 March 2017|
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Response from 829tuckerm | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the park is open, accessible and worth the visit. There are several beautiful buildings in it, as well as nice views and sunsets.
Robia C
29 April 2015|
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Response from Karianne L |
Hi! Yes, you can take tram number 12. It leaves from the tram stop called Kontraskjæret, a 2-minute walk from the cruise pier (walk towards city hall), and stops right outside the entrance to the park. Enjoy!