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Norway's Resistance Museum (Norges Hjemmefront Museum)

Bygning 21 | Festning, Oslo 0015, Norway
+47 23 09 32 80
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Bygning 21 | Festning, Oslo 0015, Norway
+47 23 09 32 80
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are interested in how Norway coped during the Nazi occupation, you must visit this compelling and moving museum. Housed in the Akershus Fortress (interesting in and of itself), this museum also honors those men and women of the resistance. Their stories and heroism...More

Thank divezuzu
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an important museum with history and clear messages for future generations. Being from the US, we only had a superficial understanding of the resistance in the Scandinavian countries. These people were amazing. The museum badly needs an update. The exhibits, though very thorough,...More

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 6 days ago

I learned so much about Norway's history during the Nazi occupation at this museum. It was very well done and I am glad I stopped. I highly recommend stopping here.

Thank travmama
Reviewed 6 days ago

For those interested in WW2 in Norway, this is a captivating museum. The good and the negatives are honestly described and discussed. From the collaborationist regime of Quisling to the amazing commando raid on Norsk Hydro to cripple the production of heavy water for the...More

Thank ArtFr4
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is not an updated museum, but there's a lot of info in here. Norway was occupied early in WWII by the Germans, and their king and government were able to escape and help run things underground from Britain. The result was a fairly well-organized...More

Thank seebeeGA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Little is known of the Norwegian resistance during the war so this is a good place to learn. I just found some of the written explanations difficult to read on the glass.

Thank JSSMetroD.C.
Reviewed 1 week ago

various ways to convey the information good info, especially for those who have grand parents and parents who worked in the resistance. also good for those who did not know!

Thank Fran R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very compact but filled with lots of information about the resistance, things that you might not know about WWII. Very interesting. Just lacked some explanatory film from the period to capture a tourists attention

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Akershus Castle, In its time was the fortified protector of the capital. It contains the "Homefront museum", telling about life i Norway under WW II, and the resistance against the german occupation. Now mainly acting as a museum, presenting different periods of the nowegian history,...More

Thank Laust Ø
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fascinating to see and read about the Norwegian Resistance. For history and non history buffs alike. Excellent layout. Don't miss the dentures that were used as a receiver.

Thank voyager1700
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