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Magic Ice

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Freeze Frame

A spell of good luck placed us muggles in the path of the Oslo Magic Ice Bar one scorching... read more

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Red Wing, Minnesota
Nice place and not too expensive

We came here on Saturday last weekend. The entrance fee is 250 krone and included is a welcome... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Parbold, United Kingdom
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Welcome to an enchanted atmosphere, a magical adventure! You will find Magic Ice located in the heart of downtown Oslo near Grand Hotel and Hotel Bristol. Inside you will find a fantastic Ice Bar and some of the most popular, renowned & famous...more
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Kristian Iv's gate 12, Oslo 0164, Norway
+47 920 31 300
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Reviewed yesterday

A spell of good luck placed us muggles in the path of the Oslo Magic Ice Bar one scorching afternoon, as we were melting from the heat faster than a wicked witch. We asked the doorman if the bar was open, but all he said...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank buttereyes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here on Saturday last weekend. The entrance fee is 250 krone and included is a welcome drink and an extra drink. There is a cheaper alternative being just the welcome drink but think from memory the price is 195krone. So bearing in mind...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Freedom21618
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Popped into he magic ice bar as I had never been to one before. Was a small room so not much to see but the stuff in there was quality! Also get a glass of wine included in the price you pay for entry, with...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank leahtkturrell
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Inside is -7, not very big but you will have good experience. Price include one drink and use of Poncho and groves if you need. Glasses of drinks were made from ice too. There is a music and I was dancing whole time not to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tomoko220
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

One of the better ice bars I have been to. It isn’t big but the ice sculptures are magnificent and it’s cool to visit especially with a drink included with the price of the ticket. You wouldn’t need to spend a lot of time here...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AimeeBell
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

First of all the guy who looked after us was extremely polite and helpful. As for the bar when we walked in we presumed there would be another part to it,when we realised there wasyyiu can literally walk around the place in 20 seconds. We...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mickgilroy
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

We were really pleasantly surprised by this venue. The lady serving was lovely. Really warm and friendly. When I explained I had an allergy to orange juice she made me a cocktail with ingredients I could have. She actually listened to what I wanted and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank celiasteve
Reviewed 26 October 2018

I'm usually skeptical about these sort of places, but this is definitely worth a visit. The sculptures represent key features of Oslo, such as the Scream. You are provided with a warm parka to wear and gloves to protect your hands. It is obviously cold,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank dragongeorge
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I had this on my long list of places that I wanted to visit on our day in Oslo. So glad we went, it was a lot of fun! We went late in the afternoon and they almost didn’t let us in as they were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rbo22
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We visited the Ice bar when it was fairly quiet inside as It seems to be a popular tourist spot for cruise ship groups to visit. With only a few customers inside we were able to view the bar and the art work inside really...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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7 May 2017|
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Response from ShivUSA | Reviewed this property |
We went in April 2017 & It was not the peak season. In fact, we were the only TWO people at Magic Ice that evening & it was a very nice attraction to visit. I am told whenever Cruise Ship docks there, it may be crowded in... More
6 November 2016|
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Response from ScottishTemplar | Reviewed this property |
The ice bar had sculptures when I was there. We sat next to them and took photos with them. there was also a sculpture of the Scream which was amusing
3 August 2016|
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Response from murtlett | Reviewed this property |
Magic Ice has a little bar in it and lots of Ice Sculptures. You would only stay in here about 20/30 mins max. I think both are possibly the same thing.