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Norwegian Resistance Museum, Oslo

(4.3/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web)
Nestled within one of the city's most important defensive structures, Norwegian 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 Norwegian Resistance Museum and other Oslo attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • This is a really good Museum if you are insterested in World War II history. We spent around an hour in there, it is only a small museum but as with all the museums in Oslo they are all very specialis...  more »
  • We visited this very interesting small museum today on a snowy day. I was very interested in the very interesting history of Norway during WWII. I liked the simple but effective chronological way it w...  more »
  • This museum is Free! It might not be the biggest place around but is very informative and great exhibits to see. If you are a history buff, you need to see this. There are several old tanks outside to...  more »
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  • 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.