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Norway's Resistance Museum (Norges Hjemmefront Museum)

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Bygning 21 | Festning, Oslo 0015, Norway
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Even with an idea of what we would see, we found much more pertinent information than expected. Also, we were able to ask questions of the wonderful women staffing the ticketing area. She gave information beyond what we could read and observe. In addition, the...More

Thank melfriedo
Reviewed 4 days ago

A group of us were guided around this interesting and very poignant museum. The occupation of Norway by the Germans during WW2 and the Norwegian resistance groups fighting against that occupation was thought provoking to say the least. One resistance fighter (which I read about...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Distressing but interesting .The displays are very good and English explanations. It does justice to the brave men and some women who fought for independence . It was upsetting to see the Germans who should have been held responsible for their savagery released early .

Thank lorenzo01
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a recent day in Oslo from a cruise ship we came across this extremely interesting museum while visiting Akershus Castle and Fortress. Knowing little more than that Germany occupied Norway during World War II, the museum brought home the hardships endured by the Norwegians,...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The history of the Nazi occupation of Norway and of the Norwegian people's resistance to the occupation is very interesting for WW II buffs. The museum has a lot of information, much of it translated into English. Much is not, however. The displays are of...More

Thank Casualtraveler99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mind-numbingly informative. Extensive collection. My only quibble is that I would have preferred a more chronological presentation. A good use of your time.

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fascinating education on the resistance efforts in Norway. Amazed at the bravery, tenacity and creativity that was demonstrated during the war. Although most of the narration is in Norwegian there are enough English placards throughout to convey the message and meaning. It was great to...More

Thank Kristine P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our cruise ship docked overlooking this castle so it was a short walk away. Entrance to the castle is free but there was a small charge to enter the museum. Very moving and interesting.

Thank SharksSupporter1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These times call for reminders that people can stand up to tyranny and cruelty, even in the face of incredible odds. A visit to the Resistance Museum did just that for my husband and me during our recent visit to Norway. The museum is well...More

Thank LJEMaryland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and myself arrived in Oslo this morning aboard the Azamara Journey Cruise Ship and - as this was our first visit - we went on a City Walking Tour this morning. This began with a visit to the nearby Akershus Castle Fortress (see...More

Thank stevebG6121BX
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