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Norway's Resistance Museum (Norges Hjemmefront Museum)

Bygning 21 | Festning, Oslo 0015, Norway
+47 23 09 32 80
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Bygning 21 | Festning, Oslo 0015, Norway
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1 - 10 of 674 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Several levels inside this fortress building guide you through the story of Norway's courageous resistance to Nazi occupation. In other museums (Kon Tiki, National Park/DNT, and City hall murals) we found references to the heros and trials of WWII Norway. Having seen this museum first...More

Thank David T
Reviewed yesterday

This is a small museum loaded with displays. It was a bit overwhelming but an excellent learning experience

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 2 days ago

When Germany invaded in ww11 the Norwegian resistance was established . The Parliament was replaced and the Royals left the country to work from England.. There is a photo of the Royals return to Norway at war's end . 400,000 people gretting them on the...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is off beaten path, in fortress, but worth the trip: absolutely riveting displays and commentary. Would be even better for a Norwegian-speaker but very good as-is. Atmosphere is serious in keeping with subject, and impact stays with you long afterward.

Thank johnhA3674EL
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you are interested in the Second World War resistance then this is a must. Well thought out exhibits with enough English for you to get a very good idea of what happened

Thank Rita B
Reviewed 1 week ago

An incredible record of occupatikn by German forces in Norway diring 5 years of WW11. The information and collections was so informative and in many cases, personal. Spent a couple of hours in this museum and felt quite emotional reading of the killings and tortour...More

Thank Mary-Ann H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I hadn't expected the museum to be so well presented, with quite so many exhibits on display - it was an amazing place. It told the in-depth story of the Norwegian's struggle during WWII in a very interesting and informative way - great displays that...More

Thank Tosca1962
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed this small museum and learned a lot about Norway's troubles during the war. Was unaware of the resistance. Some of the exhibits had no English explanation so made it a little difficult. Overall it was well done.

1  Thank Diane F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All we knew about the Norwegian Resistance was heroes of telemark movie. The four of us were completely amazed at the depth and breadth of their resistance. The exhibits were well done and lead us through so many aspects of their resistance. Most everything had...More

2  Thank Linda M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent museum. This takes you through the War in chronological order and describes the background, much of which I had not appreciated. Britain was vital to the Norwegian resistance and for morale during the war. Nice models to explain the various battles. Well worth...More

Thank JJH12345678
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