Relatives from the United States came to Norway for a visit. This was one of the many museums we visited. Kids loved it. If it wasn't for them, wouldn't have seen it since I'm not a museum lover.
About Fram Polar Ship Museum
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You can actually go on board these two Arctic explorer ships. Access is very convenient by ferry. Lunch is available next door at the Maritime museum (no ticket needed for the cafe).
We learnt a lot about Polar expeditions and about Norwegians during our visit here. The presentation of all the exhibits was excellent.
We hadn't heard of the Fram before coming here. We only dropped in because of the Oslo Pass, and we had limited time to view the exhibits. What we saw, however, was very enjoyable. Being able to climb aboard the ship and see how cramped...More
This museum is a very good use of your time in Oslo. Not only do you get a nice boat ride across the harbor, the museum gives great information about the many Polar explorations made by people from many nations. The ship itself is very...More
If you are a fan of ships/exploration, this museum is a very well-made, well-presented museum. You don't have to know anything about the ship before entering; it's all explained very well. There's things for adults and kids alike. It's friendly to most languages. If you...More
We only visited this museum during our trip to Oslo and found it quite interesting. They have a movie every 15 mins on North pole discoveries and frams (big ships). You can also go inside the two big ships and view the northern lights display...More
Learned a lot about polar exploration and very accessible in terms of the content. Jam packed with things you do and see. A very well thought out museum. Make sure to visit the cinema inside first for a show. Gives great insight and the platform...More