Top four attractions with children in Oslo

The capital of Norway, Oslo has plenty of attractions and programs to offer for the tourist during a holiday and Norway also has beautiful landscapes and nature. Apart from this it has great cities and the capital of Norway had a wide range of programs to choose from. In this article we will list the top four attractions in Oslo with children.

International Museum of Children’s Art

International Museum of Children’s Art is a lovely museum with a wide collections of various children’s arts from 180 countries. The museum has all kind of textiles, paintings, drawings, sculptures and so on. The museum collects various children’s art works and the museum promotes and prevents the children’s art work worldwide. The Children’s Art museum is open from Tuesday to Thursday from 9.30 to 14.00 and from Saturday to Sunday it is open from 11.00 to 16.00.

International Museum of Children’s Art
Lille Frøens vei 4
0371 Oslo

Childrens Art

Norwegian Museum of Magic

Norwegian Museum of Magic is a museum located in Oslo. The museum focuses on the Norwegian magicians and their work and history. At the museum visitors have the chance to experience magic in a new way and discover more on the life of the Norwegian magicians. The museum sell all kind of various books and magic equipments as well and there are also magic shows on Sundays at 2pm. The museum is open only on Sundays from 13.00 until 16.00.

Norwegian Museum of Magic
Munkedamsveien 65 B, 3 etg.
0270 Oslo

Natural History Museum

Natural History Museum is also located in Oslo. The museum includes multiple museums the Botanical Garden, greenhouse, Zoological Museum which shows animals from all around the world and the Mineralogical-Geological Museum which also includes the Paleontological Museum and the only dinosaur museum in Norway as well. The entrance to the Botanical Garden is for free for all the visitors. The museums and the greenhouse are open from Tuesday to Sunday from 11.00 to 16.00.

Natural History Museum
Sars’ gate/Monrads gate, Tøyen
0562 Oslo

Natural History

The Film Museum

The Film Museum is also based in Oslo. At the museum you can explore the history of the film making in Norway through different samples and original instruments and there are also archive films and Norwegian short films presented to the visitors. The museum also has a film shop with different imported films, classics and Norwegian movies as well. The museum is open from Monday to Friday from 10.30 to 17.00 and on Saturday it is open 12.00 to 17.00, on Sunday it is open from 13.00 to 21.00.

Film Museum
Dronningens gate 16
0152 Oslo

Filmmuseum Oslo

Filmmuseum Oslo

These are four great attractions for children. There are of course activities as well very well suitable for families with children, including a visit to Tusenfryd and so on, but that will come in a future article sometime!

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Usher concert in Oslo

Usher is on a world tour from this year, 2014 and he will give plenty of concerts all around world. Usher with the UR Experience tour will start in North-America then later he will be on stage in several European countries as well. Usher is an American singer, songwriter who got world wide known in the late 1990s when he released his second album My Way. In 2004 after releasing his album Confessions brought him an ultimate success in the world of music and made him one of the best selling musician in the 2000s.

Usher 7th studio album Looking 4 Myself came out in 2012. In 2013 Usher mentioned to work on the 8th studio album which will be more similar to his Confessions than to his latest album Looking 4 Myself. In this occasion the UR Experience tour will visit several countries in the world from North American through Europe to Australia. Usher will be on stage in several European countries such as Germany, Finland, France, Norway and so on. In Norway the concert will be held in Oslo at the Oslo Spektrum. Usher will perform on Friday, 20th February in 2015. Tickets for the UR Experience concert tour are already available.

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Edward Munch exhibition

The exhibition Through Nature is about Edward Munch’s art work which will be displayed at Munch Museet in Oslo, Norway.

Through nature

The exhibition will show Edward Munch and his art work from a new perspective how it has never seen before. Visitors will have the chance to discover more of the thoughts and meanings behind the paintings and the exhibition will reveal all the secrets and answer all the questions. Edward Munch was a Norwegian painter and printmaker who had a huge impact on the German Expressionism in the early 20th century. He is definitely one of the most outstanding painters of the 20th century. His most well known and famous painting is The Scream which he painted in 1893. At the exhibition visitors will see a wide range of artworks from the painter and the exhibition puts Munch art in a context with natural and historical objects. The museum works in collaboration with the Natural History Museum which lent some objects from its botanical collection for the museum. The Through Nature exhibition will be held in Munch Museet in the heart of Oslo from 26th April 2014 until 4th January 2015.

For more information on the museum and the exhibition check the following site. Information about other Oslo events can be found here.

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Christmas market at Spikersuppa 2014

The dates for the annual Christmas Market in Oslo arranged at Spikersuppa has been made public, so if you are planning a visit to Oslo and would like to visit the Christmas market, you can do so easily right now.Christmas market Oslo 2014

The dates for the Christmas markets are as normal, with an opening quite late in November and closing again some days before Christmas.

The opening day in 2014 will be November 20th and the last day of the Christmas market in Oslo at Spikersuppa will be December 21st (much earlier than most other Christmas markets elsewhere in the world). For more information on the Christmas markets in Oslo, click the link.

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Sting and Paul Simon concert in Oslo

Paul Federic Simon is an American singer and songwriter. His career started when the duo Simon and Garfunkel was formed in 1964 with his partner Art Garfunkel, he wrote most of the songs for the band.

Some of their most popular songs such as The Sound of Silence, Mrs Robinson and Bridge Over Troubled Water were ranked number one by the US singles charts. After the duo split up in 1970 Simon began his solo career as a singer, songwriter and guitarist and he released three albums over the next few years. Sting is an English musician, singer, songwriter, activist and actor. He was a former member of The Police and he got worldwide known with the band and with his solo career. He was the principle songwriter of The Police. During his career he was nominated and won several awards. He received 16 Grammy Awards and three Brit Awards and many others as well.

Paul Simon and Sting are on a world tour in 2014. The On Stage Together tour started in 2014 and they will visit several countries in the world. They will have concerts in North-America and in Europe as well. They will perform in multiple European countries such as Germany, Poland, Holland, Sweden and Norway. In Norway the concert will take place at the Oslo Spektrum. They will be on stage on Thursday 19th March 2015. Tickets for the concert are already available.

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Katy Perry concert in Oslo

Katy Perry is an American singer, songwriter and actress. On March 20th in 2015 she will come to Oslo. Will you come as well?

She was interested in singing from an early age and she pursued a career in gospel music as a teenager. In 2001 she released her first studio album Katy Hudson. Her biggest break through in the music industry was when she released the single I Kissed A Girl and her second album the One of the Boys in 2008. In 2010 she came out with her third album Teenage Dream. Teenage Dream and California Girl from the album were ranked number one by the US Billboard. She released her fourth album Prism in 2013 that includes two number one singles Roar and Dark Horse.

Katy Perry is on a world tour with her latest album. She released the album in 2013. The Prismatic World Tour is her third concert tour and it is supporting her latest album Prism. She started her world tour 7th May 2014 and she will give her last concert of the tour 22nd March 2015. She will perform in several European countries such as Scotland, England, Poland and Norway. The concert in Norway will be in Oslo. She will perform at the Telenor Arena in Oslo. The concert will be on Friday 20th March 2015. Tickets for the concert are already available.

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Lady Gaga Oslo 2014 concert

Lady GaGaIt is only one month left before the Lady Gaga concert in Oslo. The 29th of September the diva will come to Oslo to do an amazing concert, and you are of course invited to take part in the fun.

As always when superstars come to Oslo all tickets are sold out within a few minutes. But luckily it is possible to buy second hand tickets safely online, so if you would like to be there at the Lady Gaga Oslo 2014 concert, then use the ticket link at the bottom of this article to buy your tickets online, so that you can be there in Telenor Arena on September 29th to sing along with Lady Gaga.

And of  course, while in Oslo make sure to check out all the fantastic attractions and museums in town, and why not go for a trip on the Oslo fjord with a boat or something like that? If you are looking for a nice place to live, most people agree that the best hotel in Oslo is The Thief. Read more about it in the linked article.

Enjoy Oslo and enjoy the Lady Gaga concert!

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Pharrell Oslo 2014

PharrellOn September 14th it is time for a Pharrell concert in Oslo Spektrum. The concert will start at 20.00.

If you are a Pharrell fan and in Oslo on September 14th, then why not make this an evening to remember as you get yourself some tickets for the event and enjoy this event in the most central concert venue in Oslo. Tickets for the Pharrell concert in Oslo can be bought using the link a bit further down.

While in Oslo do not forget to check out all the great attractions, and if you look for a nice hotel, read our article telling you which is the best of all five star hotels in Oslo.

Pharrell Oslo 2014
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Which is the best five star hotel in Oslo?

Are you coming to Norway? The beautiful city in the amazing nation with all the stunning nature is waiting for you. But, where should you stay while in Oslo? Which is the best hotel in town?

Oslo is not like London, a city in which you can find more than 100 five star hotels. In Oslo there is a total five hotels with five stars, so there are not so many to choose from, almost like Bratislava. But, it is not the same which of the five star hotels you choose, because there are big difference in quality and location, so hopefully this article will help you!

The star hotel in Oslo

When celebrities come to Oslo, it has been a tradition for a long time that they live in Grand Hotel. However, that is no longer the very best five star hotel in Oslo, so if you want to live in the very best of all five star hotels in Oslo, you better hope that there are free rooms available in “The Thief.”

The best hotel in Oslo

The Thief is at the moment the very best and most popular five star hotel in Oslo. It is not located next to Karl Johan, but out by the sea, by the Aker Brygge, and with balconies with a delightful view available to its visitors. They have rainforest showers, free WiFi, Nespresso machine in the room and lots of other cool services available. If you want to get your hair done, they have a hairdresser in the hotel, the fitness room is open around the clock, and the hotel also has a very nice SPA area with steam bath, sauna and swimming pool. Here you can see some pictures from the hotel, and we believe they will impress you as well!

Would you like to book a room in this hotel, and check their prices? Press the link beneath.

Have you been there? Write a comment and share your thoughts. Do you disagree with our judgment? Write a comment!

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Dixie Chicks Oslo 2014

On March 18th it will be time for a Dixie Chicks concert in Oslo Spektrum. The popular band will visit the Norwegian capital, and if you want to be there at the concert it is still possible.

Will it be snow in Oslo by the time Dixie Chicks comes to Norway? Who knows, but time will show. But, if you order your flight tickets and book your Oslo hotel, make sure to pack some warm clothes, because you might need it.

Dixie Chicks Oslo 2014

March 18th
Oslo Spektrum

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