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Bogstad Gard

#87 of 400 things to do in Oslo Features Animals
Sorkedalsvn 826, Oslo, Norway
+47 22 50 48 59
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Summer stroll

Stroll down here for a long walk, traditional farm buildings and sunday fairs. Worth a visit in the... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Oslo, Norway
Heuer & Ng family outing

We went there to see any chances there is a open farm day. This farm has been there from 1700. This... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2016
Heng How N
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Bogstad visitors' farm has cows, sheep, goats, chickens, rabbits and horses, as well as pigs during certain periods. The farm at Bogstad is run by the Municipality of Oslo, and thousands of children come to visit every year. Open for everyone all year.
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Sorkedalsvn 826, Oslo, Norway
+47 22 50 48 59
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

Stroll down here for a long walk, traditional farm buildings and sunday fairs. Worth a visit in the summer holidays, as more activities are on.

Thank Mikeair80
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We went there to see any chances there is a open farm day. This farm has been there from 1700. This is old farm and maintained for heritage for the young to learn. Few buildings or rooms converted to small museum. It is big estate...More

2  Thank Heng How N
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Went there on a sunday fair. Visited the museum on a guided tour . It was nice but a small place showing the Anker family history. The best part was the dance show at the ball room. The elderly people involved did really well. Opposite...More

Thank binoyrjn
Reviewed 20 January 2016

This place is a stunning old farm / mansion / museum during the summer and even more fantastic during the winter. Worth a visit

Thank JSteen2013
Reviewed 25 March 2015

A noble mansion at the Bogstad Lake, this is were Norwegian modern history was made. This is were statesmen and kings, ambassadors and businessmenn met for discussions and lavish dinners. Norwegian´s most powerful and richest man, Herman Wedel Jarlsberg (1779 - 1840) , lived here...More

Thank oystein s
Reviewed 14 March 2015

A historic place situated near by the Bogstad lake. The food was quality home made and tasted good. A place to bring both your family and friends.

Thank Lars H
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Bogstad Gård has a significant place in the history of Norway as the home of the Anker family. A family that participated importantly in the creation of The Constitution of Norway and subsequently the independence of Norway. The Mansion has been well conserved and is...More

Thank Knut F
Reviewed 6 October 2014

The food was lovely, simple, but nice, the atmosphere is very quaint. Will make it a must next time I have foreign visiters as it really gives you a feel of how life in Norway on a farm was back in the old days. I...More

Thank tabitha7772014
Reviewed 5 September 2014

Norwegian political History, mansion interior dates back to 1800-1900, english gardens, right on the Bogstad Lake, organic planting and farming, idyllic, family friendly, nice play grounds, sheep and pigs and horses, what more would you want? Expensive cafe, but quality home made foods, U can...More

Thank karinmkeane
Reviewed 6 July 2013

Having returned I would have to say that Bogstad is a lovely setting. The cafe was overpriced so I would recommend bringing your own picnic. I have a 17 month old son and having read the website about having many animals to see, we only...More

Thank Lovetoexplorenewplaces
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