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Norsk Skogmuseum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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A great place to visit for kid education / forest school

I have visited this museum twice, once in winter time, once in summer, I would say both are... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Stafford, United Kingdom
A very interesting and easy to understand museum for all ages

For 2nd time this year I visited Norsk Skogsmuseum and I enjoyed every minute. The museum is... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
Ivar T
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The Norwegian Forest Museum has a national responsibility for presenting the history of hunting, trapping, fishing, forestry and forest industry. With more than 110 000 visitors annually, the museum is one of the largest in all of Norway. Klevfos...more
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Soloervegen 151, Elverum 2407, Norway
+47 62 40 90 00
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

I have visited this museum twice, once in winter time, once in summer, I would say both are beautiful! I enjoyed the outdoor space in the woods a lot as well as indoor exhibition. The exhibition display is massive, very informative on Norwegian's fishing, hunting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

For 2nd time this year I visited Norsk Skogsmuseum and I enjoyed every minute. The museum is perfectly sized and the various sections are well displayed and with good introductions. It tells the visitors about the history of the forest and about the work in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Ivar T
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Chose to stop here on the way to Oslo from Trysil and we were pleasantly surprised just how good this museum is. Loads to see and all in English as well as Norwegian. Plenty to do outside also, particularly the walk between the sister museum...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mark S
117Mette, Resepsjonssjef at Norsk Skogmuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed visiting us. Welcome back!

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

If you ever visit the inland of Norway this is a must see museum, especially if you want to learn about way of life and nature in Norway. This is a national forestry museum of Norway with a national obligation to serve information about wildlife,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 16 July 2017

Very informative displays of creatures of the forests and lakes including elk, bears and wolves! Historical crafts of the forest and cinematic and model information! There are three floors with different themes including an aquarium in a modern building with a cafe/restaurant overlooking the river...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Gordon S
117Mette, Resepsjonssjef at Norsk Skogmuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you for your kind review:)

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Very easy to find places you like to visit. The new exebitsion is very informative for children as it is for hose who are older. You learn what takes place inside the nurture, like trees and every thing around the tree.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank OlavNystuen
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I visited this museum some 4 years (not June this year)ago and thoroughly enjoyed it. To see the buildings and farming/ Forestry equipment of and age gone by, was refreshing, particularly with the overall presentation keeping you interested at every turn! Will possibly visit again...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank jgkelly01
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Probably the most interesting museum in town, Beside exebitions it is also nice to walk around vwith some nice views of river and nearest bridge.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank izif_37
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A very interesting place to visit! Great exhibits on three floors, beautiful grounds & walking paths. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Yarnfarmer
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This museum i definitely worth a visit. Many interresting exhibits both inside and outside. I think some of the exhibits are a bit dark, but that's minor and I recommend the museum.

Date of experience: July 2016
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