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Really nice

Our guide told the story of the house in an interesting way and it was good to see how well... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2017
May-Britt O
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Stavanger, Rogaland, Norway
Interesting, nice place and nice surroundings

I randomly bumped into this place while stopping by in Åsgårdstrand. It is quite an interesting... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2016
Marita B
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The house is now a small museum, open to the public where everything has been retained as it was when the artist lived there. The original studio building has been pulled down, but another building has been erected on the same site. Edvard Munch...more
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Reviewed July 29, 2018

Visits to the house are with a guide only. We arrived at opening time (1100hrs), there was a Norwegian tour initially, we had to wait 1/2 hour for an English tour. I think they just do tours on demand according to the language required. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Charliev1970
Reviewed August 18, 2017

This was the first house that Edvard Munchs owned and he loved it! It is not a big house, but it is situated in the city of Åsgårdstrand near the seaside. It has a nice garden. Inside you can see how Edvard Munch live when...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Thor Drange H
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Our guide told the story of the house in an interesting way and it was good to see how well preserved the house seemed. Absolutely worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank May-Britt O
Reviewed September 1, 2016

Very good guide. She knows a lot about Munchs life ! The house is nice: it looks like Munch left it yesterday.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank ahennebel2016
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

This small house was the first home of the famous Norwegian painter Munch. Some of his most famous paintings are depicting the local area, including the "girls on the bridge". Well kept and with a lot of original features, including Munch's paint kit and toothbrush!...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Thomas2000040
Reviewed June 27, 2016

A place to visite if you are interested in the painting Edvard Munch made from the area of Åsgårdstrand. "The Girls on the Bridge" "The Dance of Life" and more

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank maritsa996
Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

I randomly bumped into this place while stopping by in Åsgårdstrand. It is quite an interesting place in beautiful surroundings. I had an interesting, guided tour through the house. Although the house is small, the tour was nice, but short and therefore a bit pricy...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Marita B
Reviewed September 15, 2015

Åsgårdstrand is a small, supercozy little village at the vest side of the Oslo Fjord. Just a bit more than an hour drive from Oslo. In summer time the pleace is full of life, with boats entering the nice harbour, and lots of tourists, mostly...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Maria T
Reviewed July 12, 2015

This is a small house, the first owned by Edvard Munch who visited the area for most of his life to paint. He bought this before he was famous and wealthy. The tour guide, a young history student, gave an excellent talk about the house...More

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Date of experience: July 2015
Thank akldb
Reviewed June 28, 2015

The spor is so beautiful, but the tiny little house that served as as studio for Munch is just a pretext. As a matter of fact, his works are better appreciated at the Munch Museum in Oslo. There are other plenty outdoor activities to do...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Leonardo P
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