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Armed Forces Museum

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Oslo mil/Akershus Festning, Oslo 0015, Norway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If your interest is in the Norwegian history and WW2 relics, this is very much worth the visit. i spent 2 hours there and i didn't even finish it. Do set aside maybe 4 hours. Best visit ever. and it is FREE!

Thank paulchoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good walk around this site with lovely views of Oslo. Lots to see and do. The museum is very interesting and informative, but can do better with more detail in certain areas and more in English (without trying to sound arrogant), as I felt...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 1 September 2018

It is so important for visitors to understand what makes a country 'tick', and the role and history of the military is an important part of this. Having just been to the Resistance Museum, which was so good, it was frustrating to see so many...More

Thank DianneManning
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Very interesting to learn about the history of Norway and its wars. Also the section on the actions in Afganistan is worthwile. The museum should improve the English texts to the exhibits. A bit focussed on Norwegian resistance and army, a bit less on the...More

Thank Hubert P
Reviewed 22 August 2018

What a treat to finding this museum and grounds while exploring beautiful Oslo. This is a working military site, as there were, active on site military activity as we walked among them....all so friendly and efficient and the displays here are real. Thanks!

Thank Robert A
Reviewed 8 August 2018

If you are a military and history buff, this place is great. There is a lot to see and it is free to enter. The down side is that everything is only in Norwegian. So if you are traveling here from another country, bring a...More

Thank mrmac0331
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Anyone who like military history or army stuff in general should come here. Free with Oslo pass. They have a great selection of medieval, renaissance and modern weapons as well as exhibits on recent combat missions such as Afghanistan.

Thank Kyle C
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

A 2 hour visit where you learn about the army since the viking time until modern days. With a lot of material, from special ops to medic or engineering, a lot of equipment, guns and cars. It was a very interesting visit and for free

Thank Daniel V
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Really interesting museum which is displayed in an interesting way and is actually free to enter - a rare occurrence in Oslo! We came across it by accident after visiting the Resistance Museum but unfortunately didn't have enough time to fully appreciate it before it...More

Thank casswife
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Good exhibition over two floors lots of material displayed from through the ages to Morden times well laid out

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