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Fram Polar Ship Museum

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From 8 May a number of new attractions were available for the visitors at the Fram Museum, the highlight being the continuous 270 degrees surround film shown from the deck of Fram. The Fram Museum is located at Bygdøy, a short distance from the...more
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Bygdoeynesveien 39, Oslo 0286, Norway
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Reviewed today via mobile

I went here with friends not really knowing what to expect but was pleasantly surprised. There is an interesting introductory film giving a brief overview of the various polar expeditions through history which is a good start. There are numerous displays giving further insight and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jigster79
Reviewed yesterday

Fram mueseum deals about historical expeditions done to reach either the North and the South poles. There are two ships you could visit even inside and are in excellent conditions. Specially amusing is the Fram Ship, the that used Amundsen to be the first one...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Toni M
Reviewed 3 days ago

A first class museum made all the more impressive by having the opportunity to go on board the ship. Lots of things to see - you could spend all day here! The museum is fascinating and well laid out and it also caters for young...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This ship took Amundsen to the South pole, and Nansen across the Arctic basin. It was an engineering marvel which could not be destroyed in the ice. The ship is presented as she was during her operational time, and is filled with the tools used...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank knallen57
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was an interesting story. And cool to see the ship as it was very nicely restored or in a very good originally shape.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 319leifb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

stopped off whilst on a fjord cruise and we were very impressed easily filled 2 hours. Good exhibits and information.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Malcolm339
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lot of reading which is great but we felt the short film at the beginning covered most of it! Tour around two ships and some interactive activities. Worth a visit! The gift shop was great, and a lot cheaper than items in the centre...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank vicki7722
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this museum. The displays were magnificent. I enjoyed being able to go down into the ship and see all the wonderful history and information shared in this museum. It was priced reasonably.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank pamelarn92
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a wonderful place to visit, extremely informative, interactive and very visual. Great for kids as they can go in the 2 ships to explore, play games and watch a video. Outdoor space too that is nice to look around, with views of the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank becky-camille
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took the boat from the downtown harbor on a rainy day. I bought the joint ticket with the Maritime Museum. I've been to a lot of museums in the US, Canada, Mexico, and Europe and this is the best outside of Paris I've been...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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September 14, 2018|
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Response from Mark J | Reviewed this property |
Yes tickets are available at the museum. I don’t think there were any limitations. Also, as far as tickets go, I would get an Oslo Pass for a couple days and you get into everything you’ll want to see and it also works for... More
July 28, 2018|
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Response from Anne M | Reviewed this property |
It doesn't really need more than an hour.
July 11, 2018|
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Response from glynna2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there were parking spaces.