Man and woman in old costumes by a wooden fence in front of old timber houses at the open-air museum Maihaugen in Lillehammer in Norway.

Maihaugen Museum


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  • sandy m
    Dornoch, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Fantastic attraction
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 10th June 2018
    Thought we would spend an hour or so here,three hours later we left! What a great visit we had,so much to see and all so interesting. Live music events were excellent. Themed events were well worth... Read full review
  • Eric T
    Ko Samui, Thailand
    Trip Type:
    Great way to spend time in Lillehammer
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 24th May 2018
    Let's be honest, there is not really much to do in Lillehammer especially in May, but this place is great. We went first thing in the morning (11.00am) in May before the season and before the crowds... Read full review
  • roundtabler
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Heritage museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 22nd May 2018
    Maihaugen is one of the largest open air museums in Norway with 200 buildings from the 1200s and up to today. In the summer season the museum offers activities, recreation and adventures for the... Read full review


General facilities

  • restaurant

Museums, Galleries and crafts

  • museum
  • museum shop

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
AdultsNOK 175.- tickets
1 Sept 2017 - 30 Apr 2018NOK 135.-
1 June 2018 - 31 Aug 2018NOK 175.-
Children 6-15 yearsNOK 85.- tickets
1 Sept 2017 - 30 Apr 2018NOK 65.-
1 June 2018 - 31 Aug 2018NOK 85.-
Family ticketNOK 435.- tickets
1 Sept 2017 - 30 Apr 2018NOK 335.-
1 June 2018 - 31 Aug 2018NOK 435.-
Senior/StudentNOK 115.- tickets
1 Sept 2017 - 30 Apr 2018NOK 95.-
1 June 2018 - 31 Aug 2018NOK 115.-

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


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Road Directions

Maihaugen is within walking distance of the centre of Lillehammer and the railwaystation. There are signs to the museum from the mainroad E6.

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Maihaugvegen 1
2609 Lillehammer

Tel: +47 61 28 89 00


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Opening Times

Maihaugen (1 June 2018 - 31 Aug 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00


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