Urban, art and culture adventure

Top tips for exploring urban life, art, and culture with the girls

Museums, factory outlet at Ment, glassblowing workshop, or a trip with the White Swan of Mjøsa – these are only some of the attractions worth exploring in Lillehammer. 
Read more: Activities for those looking for culture and attractions

  1. Glass blowing at Hett Glass
    hett glass is situated at Fabrikken with studio and a little glass-store.
    1. From the factory at Ment
      Since 2012, two sisters have designed and developed products in what once was Norway's oldest ski factory at Fåberg, a small village close to Lillehammer
      1. Thursday, 6th January 2022Friday, 30th December 2022
    2. Lillehammer Art Museum
      Lillehammer Art Museum is located in a unique building designed by Snøhetta, in the centre of Lillehammer. The permanent collection comprises Norwegian visual art from the 1830s up until today, and the museum also presents temporary exhibitions featuring Norwegian and international art.
      1. Wednesday, 1st September 2021Saturday, 31st December 2022
      2. Saturday, 1st January 2022Tuesday, 31st May 2022
      3. Wednesday, 1st June 2022Wednesday, 31st August 2022
    3. Garmo Stavkirke - Maihaugen
      Maihaugen offers activities and experiences for the whole family. Enjoy the idyllic surroundings of this great open-air museum and experience life like in the old days.
      1. Wednesday, 1st June 2022Wednesday, 31st August 2022
      2. Monday, 28th November 2022Saturday, 31st December 2022
      3. Monday, 18th April 2022Tuesday, 31st May 2022
      4. Thursday, 1st September 2022Saturday, 15th October 2022
      5. Monday, 17th October 2022Friday, 25th November 2022
      6. Saturday, 26th November 2022Sunday, 27th November 2022
    4. The library at Bjerkebæk
      Welcome to the home of Nobel laureate Sigrid Undset (1882–1949), one of Norway’s great female writers. Her home is a short walk from downtown Lillehammer.
      1. Saturday, 28th May 2022Friday, 17th June 2022
      2. Saturday, 18th June 2022Sunday, 14th August 2022
      3. Monday, 15th August 2022Wednesday, 31st August 2022
      4. Thursday, 1st September 2022Friday, 30th September 2022
    5. Skibladner sailing at Mjøsa
      "Skibladner" is the pride of inland Norway. Dating back to 1856, she is the world's oldest paddle steamer still in scheduled service. Every summer, she travels the vast of lake Mjøsa, and this venerable old lady is a welcome sight for people in the villages and towns around Mjøsa.
      1. Tuesday, 21st June 2022Sunday, 14th August 2022

    Recommended accommodation in town

    Stay at one of the high-quality chain hotels, or try the unique Mølla hotel and its fascinating story about its journey from mill to hotel. Activities and attractions are within easy reach, whichever option you choose. 
    Read more: All accommodation providers in Lillehammer town centre

    1. The reception Scandic Lillehammer
      The hotel is located in the centre of the picturesque town of Lillehammer, and is situated within the attractive and tranquil surroundings of its own private park. Only 200 m from Maihaugen Museum, and the Olympic Park, and 600 m from the main shopping street in Lillehammer.
    2. Double room, Clarion Collection Hotel Hammer
      Clarion Collection Hotel Hammer: the best and most obvious choice for business travellers and families in Lillehammer.
    3. Scandic Victoria-double room
      Scandic Victoria Hotel is centrally located in the Olympic town on the popular main pedestrain street "Storgaten". The town is known for its charming old wooden houses. The hotel's location makes it an ideal base for enjoying the many activities and attractions that Lillehammer and the surrounding area have to offer.

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