Maihaugen - Lillehammer

Maihaugen is an open air museum with 200 old and new buildings, exhibitions, cafes and lots of activities. It was founded by the dentist Anders Sandvig in 1887. Maihaugen is a part of Lillehammer museum, together with Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson's Aulestad, Sigrid Undset's Bjerkebæk, the Norwegian Olympic Museum and the Norwegian Post Museum.

Summer joy at Maihaugen

During summer Maihaugen is a paradise for both young and old. Imagine life a hundred years ago, and come play with us!

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The Lillehammer Painters - paintings 1885-1960

September 27 – spring 2015
Lillehammer has been a beloved place for artists. This exhibition shows paintings by the Lillehammer painters and tell the story of the artists.

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Slideshow from Maihaugen in several languages

Norwegian, English, German, French, Dutch, Russian, Polish and Slovakian.

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