Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson's home Aulestad

  • The living room at Aulestad
  • Aulestad - in summertime
  • Aulestad, the home of Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson.
  • The office at Aulestad
  • The fire place at Aulestad
  • Aulestad - Bjørnstjerne Bjørnsons Home
  • Aulestad summer, seen from the road
  • Guide at Aulestad wishes you welcome


Get to know the Nobel laureate Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson

The well known and beautiful farm Aulestad is located just a short drive north of Lillehammer. At the top of the birch alley you will find the grand barn in which you can visit a new exhibition on Bjørnson’s life and literary works.

Beautiful garden
The beautiful garden, the farmyard and the park invites to magnificent experiences, a breathtaking view and silent thoughts.

Several activities
The children can play and go for a discovery tour in the garden. Inside the wagon shed you will find Bjørnson’s famous wagons.

Our knowledgeable hosts will tell stories about Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson and his life at Aulestad.

Due to the Covid-19 situation the home has limited acess, but you can look into some of the rooms in the beautiful home. 

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  • Stiftelsen Miljøfyrtårn Eco-Lighthouse



  • Eco-certified

General facilities

  • café

Museums, Galleries and crafts

  • museum

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
AdultsNOK135.00 tickets
ChildrenNOK65.00 tickets
Family ticketNOK335.00 tickets

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

From NOK65.00

Get in touch

Tel: +47 61288900

Aulestadvegen 6-14
2656 Follebu

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