Maihaugen Museum

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. In 1904 the museum was moved to Maihaugen.


United and faithful until Dovre falls. Gudbrandsdalen in 1814

1 June - 31 August 2014
Try a gun, cast tin soldiers and meet a soldier from the beginning of the 1800s! Experience the dramatic time when Norway got independent.

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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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Slideshow from Maihaugen in several languages

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

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