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18 Apr 2017
“Better than expected! ”
17 Dec 2016
“Average”
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Visit the Film Museum and experience the technological development in Norwegian film-making. Through informative and fun samples and original instruments, you may see and listen to the history of cinema. Optical toys and interactive stations...more
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Dronningens gate 16, Oslo 0152, Norway
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This museum was better than expected, taken into consideration that there are no entrance fee. Some of the exhibition is for the most eager film enthusiasts while other parts are interesting for all people. Parts of the exhibition is interactive. I enjoyed the Flåklypa computer...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Marita B
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We expected more at a film museum. We had however a bit of fun putting our film of choice on the big screen. ;)

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Naomi M
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

It was mostly in Norwegian which is difficult for foreigners like me to understand but overall really cool

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank harutravels
Reviewed 5 December 2016

It's hard to complain when an attraction is free and even more so when it's this informative. From the zoetropes and peep shows of the 19th century to the modern cinema, this give a good overview of how moving pictures have evolved. It almost gives...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank RockMeAsmodeus
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

A good history of film in a small exhibition which is free to enter. Unfortunately not much in English but there is a printed sheet you can pick up at the start. Nice bits on animation which would be good for the kids and lots...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank HelenF380
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Free to get in and open late some days. Look for the laminated English guide at the entrance at the bottom of the stairs.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Jeremy F
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Had a few hours before the flight and really didnt have much to do so we decided to check it out and we were not disappointed! Small museum, completely free and it was all very intresting. Perfect activity for monday because most of the museums...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Sini H
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

Small but has some interesting exhibits. Be aware that some of the short films are not appropriate for young kids.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Ed B
Reviewed 22 January 2015

This was a surprise find, just a short walk from the Oslo Opera House and admission was free even without the Oslo Pass. The museum is small and you can browse through all the exhibits in under 45 mins, but there's a small screening space...More

Date of experience: January 2015
2  Thank HamsterFamily
Reviewed 20 November 2014

A small, but free, museum that tells the history of film (general and Norwegian film). They have an Edison Kinetoscope, film posters and costumes, as well as information on animated Norwegian films. Everything was in Norwegian, but I think there was an English pamphlet that...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Lindsey F
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