Oslo: Bygdøy

Bygdøy is reachable by taking boat (in front of the Oslo CIty Hall) or bus

Oslo Fjord

Inner harbor area of Oslo Fjord, with Aker Brygge and Oslo City Hall square


Kongen Marina with Holmenkollen Ski Jump in the background

Bygdøy, Oslo

Arrival at Bygdøy, the museum penisula of Oslo

Norwegian Warsailors Monument, Bygdøy, Oslo

A monument at Bygdøyhonoring Norweigian warsailors in World War II

Inuksuk, Bygdøy, Oslo

The inuksuk at Bygdøy is a gift from Canada to Norway

Gjøa, Bygdøy, Oslo

Gjøa, led by Roald Amundsen, first to transit the Northwest Passage

The Fram Museum, Oslo

The Fram Museum (Frammuseet): Fridtjof Nansen with the ship, Fram

RAII, Kon-tiki Museum, Oslo

Kon-tiki Museum (dedicated to Thor Heyerdahl's expeditions): RAII reed boat

RAII (rear), Kon-tiki Museum, Oslo

Kon-tiki Museum: RAII reed boat (rear view) and the statues of the crews)

Kon-tiki, Kon-tiki Museum, Oslo

Kon-tiki Museum: Kon-tiki balsa wood raft

The Tigris, Kon-tiki Museum, Oslo

Kon-tiki Museum: The Tigris

The Gokstad Ship, Viking Ship Museum, Oslo

Viking Ship Museum: The Gokstad Ship


Viking Ship Museum: The Tune Ship and timber burial chamber


Viking Ship Museum: Monument to Anne Stine and Helge Ingstad

Farm Houses, Norsk Folkemuseum

Norsk Folkemuseum: Farm houses from Hallingdal, open air exhibition


Norsk Folkemuseum: 19th century rural school

Stabbur, Norsk Folkemuseum

Norsk Folkemuseum: Stabbur (granary for food) from Telemark

Stave Church (front), Norsk Folkemuseum, Oslo

Norsk Folkemuseum: Gol Stave church (front view)

Stave Church (side), Norsk Folkemuseum, Oslo

Norsk Folkemuseum: Gol Stave Church (side view)


Norsk Folkemuseum: Altar and interior of the stave church

Milepole, Norsk Folkemuseum

Norsk Folkemuseum: Milepole, distance in Scandinavian miles (1 mil = 10 km)

Norwegian Folk Dancing, Norsk Folkemuseum

Norsk Folkemuseum: Folk dancing in traditional Bunad costume