history walk

Norwegian history with real Norwegians

Norwegian history with real Norwegians

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Snacks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Norway born and bred, I love sharing my passion for Norwegian history and society with new and old friends! I have a BA in History and always share my knowledge with those who are interested in Oslo and Norway - for instance, I am somewhat of an informal ambassador for Norway in Argentina, always tweeting fun facts about our country, answering questions about tourism or other issues. (I lived in…
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What we’ll do

We meet by the City Hall bus stop (Rådhuset), and like good locals, jump on the bus (no. 30) and go to my favorite place in the city - Norsk Folkemuseum, The Norwegian Museum of Cultural History. The open air museum has 160 historic buildings, one of them the famous Gol Stave Church, built around the year 1200. The museum allows us to travel through Norway and see the different houses and ways of…

What else you should know

If you have difficulty walking, please let me know. I would be happy to alter the itinerary or make alternative transport accomodations. The bus is wheelchair accessible; the museum as well.

What I’ll provide

Coffee and baked goods; let me know if you have any dietary restrictions! (Celiac disease, lactose intolerant, vegan, etc.)

What to bring

In the fall and winter, make sure you bring a warm jacket, gloves, hat, and scarf! Oslo can be chilly...

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history walk
€38 per person
€38 per person