Culture





No Nobel concert this year

Last year, the Nobel concert was canceled, but an outdoor concert was put together in no time. This year there will be no concert. The…


New foodie festival in Oslo

The weekend of 11–13 October, the Tjuvholmen neighbourhood in Oslo transforms into a festival area for foodies of all ages. This is the first time…





Rose monument unveiled in Oslo

With the support group, the city council leader and the crown prince couple in attendance, the art project “Jernrosene” (The Iron Roses) was unveiled at…




The Twist has opened at Kistefos

The Twist is the name of the new gallery at Kistefos, a museum approximately 90 minutes from Oslo. Kistefos is known for its large sculpture park…






Oslo’s new architecture

Oslo has become a capital of contemporary architecture. Recent years have seen the addition of modern landmarks by world-class architects, the emergence of a brand…


Oslo’s new buildings

Oslo’s list of tourist highlights now comprises several pieces of contemporary architecture. From pedestrian bridges to art museums, here are some recently built must-sees for…


The historic wharves

Wharves, warehouses and boathouses have stood at the mouth of the Nidelva river since the earliest times. The locals traded goods here from near and…