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Beautiful sculpture park!

The Kistefos Museum is located approximately 1 hr. North-West of Oslo. It holds an impressive... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Dagfinn B
Entertaining for both Children and Adults

The Kistefos museum is a pleasant surprise, tucked away along a quiet stretch of river, punctuated... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

The Kistefos Museum is located approximately 1 hr. North-West of Oslo. It holds an impressive collection of art. The Norwegian businessman and art collector, Christen Sveaas has made this place what it is today. The sculptures are all placed in the beautiful park surrounding his...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

The Kistefos museum is a pleasant surprise, tucked away along a quiet stretch of river, punctuated by the waterfall—that is the 'fos' in Kistefos. We were there with a small flock of children, aged 2-8, and grandparents, and there was really something for everybody. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank metolius
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Went for a lovely stroll on Flag Day (May 8). This exterior sculpture works are wonderful. An easy walk for all.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Great in the summer . Kids loved the lumber mill. Was good to walk around the park :) coffee shop is crazy expensive :( but the park is well worth a visit

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank afroviking
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Nice place where you can see local arts and crafts and I reccomend a visit during summertime. Theres a very nice coffee shop at the premises although the price level is not very nice. Reccomended stay of visit approximate 1 hour.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

My and my friend were going for an evening tour on the car when we saw the sign of the museum. It was nine oclock in the evening.We diceded to take a look and this evening was the best evening we had in june. Part...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Geirisighvats
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We went back this summer after some years, and we were duly impressed! They have added several new exciting sculptures to the Park, giving the grounds new dimensions. We walked around for a good three hours, mostly outdoors, but also the indoor Art Gallery was...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 446sigmundl
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

About an hour from Oslo you find this wonderful sculpture parc. It is also an industrial museum - but the sculptures is what makes it worth to take the trip. The sculptures are outside ingeniously placed in the landscape. They are mostly modern, and they...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank EllenChr
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Outdoor museum with unique art. Water, earth and sky meet in a fantastic unity in many of items in this unique the art exhibition.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 352magnusj
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The Kistefos Sculpture Park is great fun in dry weather at all times of the year. Children and adults alike enjoy examining the many and very varied exhibits and wandering round the park from the ring waterfall at the lowest point, right up to the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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