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Norway Resistance Museum, Oslo
(4.3/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
Nestled within one of the city's most important defensive structures, Norway Resistance Museum commemorates the efforts of Norwegian citizens who fought back against the occupation by Nazi Germany during World War II. Visit the museum and get a taste of what life was like for ordinary people under the occupation between 1940 and 1945, and learn about the conditions that spurred the resistance movement to action. Follow the timeline from the German invasion through the Allied liberation through texts, photographs, personal belongings, and accounts of the resistance fighters themselves, all organized into themed displays. Our Oslo vacation builder makes visiting Norway Resistance Museum and other Oslo attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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TripAdvisor
  • if you like history about WW2 and the resistance this is the place. It's all about the Norwegian resistance during WW2 and is packed with items and stories about the war. 
  • Well worth a visit, very well laid out and very informative look at a dark time in history. Definitely worth a visit, free on the OsloPass another great reason to buy one. Worth Covington with a walk ...  more »
  • I learned a lot from this museum. A great history lesson. It is located on the Festning close to other museums and sights and easily accessable. Not a big museum, but very well done. If you like WW2 h...  more »
Google
  • It may be nice but today it was closed. Nothing on their website or at the door. Wasted 1h between finding the entrance and waiting. Ridiculous
  • Small, but very well done. It gives detailed accounts of the many actions that the resistance fighters took against the nazis
  • Great way of presenting the Norwegian resistance and their efforts.
  • Worth the time and Energy.. While the view was stunning
  • This is an must visit in Oslo. The museum tell us an very very important history about the war.