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Fram Polar Ship Museum

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From 8 May a number of new attractions were available for the visitors at the Fram Museum, the highlight being the continuous 270 degrees surround film shown from the deck of Fram. The Fram Museum is located at Bygdøy, a short distance from the...more
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Bygdoeynesveien 39, Oslo 0286, Norway
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Reviewed yesterday

We were encouraged to visit this museum and of the three in close proximity to each other, this one is the best. It has a variety of features and exhibits.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sherry S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the hour we spent at Fram and learned a lot. Have never seen inside on top and underneath a ship before and the history of the polar expeditions was fascinating. Another really well devised and run museum. Well worth the 120K entrance...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank synapticsi
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had just an afternoon in Oslo and were recommended to visit the Fram Museum. The Museum contains two polar exploration ships which were used in expeditions by Roald Amundsen - the Fram in particular was his ship when he led the first team to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Fiona C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was on a whirlwind tour of the Museums and on a last minute whim decided miss my ferry and take a look inside the FRAM. Well, apart from the claustraphobic interior of the ship - the museum is actually very classy. Interesting layout of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JGSingers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Faboulous museum, with a lots of effects mouvement and sound. Vera realisyic, like you are on a real ship.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BelaAlexa
Reviewed 1 week ago

The artifacts and story were interesting and I liked the sound effects that made it seem the ship was afloat. Overall it was an average museum experience which I enjoyed. The counter staff could use some training because there were about 6-8 people in line...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JaniceSmithAlvarez
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the reasons we visited oslo was to see the Fram and so we were eager to visit the museum. I had a good knowledge of Fridtjof Nansen and his attempt on the North pole but we were blown away with how much was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Fram Museum is one the best museums I have ever visited! It gives you a possibility not only to see the two historical ships, Fram and Gjøa, but to actually visit them both above and below the deck. The accompanying displays will make sure...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Piotr_Urbanski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent museum and great for all ages! I love how they preserved the original ship. There’s a room where you can learn the history of the ship and the people behind it. Arctic experience was so amazing. I really recommend this museum. 😊 Also they...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kellywelt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

you can climb into the Fram, touch a lot of things, read everything in English, shop for souvenirs. takes approx 2 hours, we did in combo with Maritime museum, alltogether 6 hours, ie full day. Got there and back by bus 30 which stops straight...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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14 September 2018|
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Response from Mark J | Reviewed this property |
Yes tickets are available at the museum. I don’t think there were any limitations. Also, as far as tickets go, I would get an Oslo Pass for a couple days and you get into everything you’ll want to see and it also works for... More
28 July 2018|
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Response from Anne M | Reviewed this property |
It doesn't really need more than an hour.
11 July 2018|
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Response from glynna2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there were parking spaces.