Galleri 69


Part of the Grünerløkka Lufthavn artists' studio and rehearsal space complex, this artist-run gallery has a monthly calendar of shows, with site-specific work produced exclusively for it. Check the website for opening hours.

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1. Studio Schaeffers Gate 5

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An independent artist-run space that hosts regular shows as well as events and performances. Check the website for details of seasonal shows.

2. Akerselva River

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Running from Maridalsvannet to the Oslofjord, this fast-flowing river was once the centre of Oslo's industry and then, until the late 20th century,…

3. Natural History Museum

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Under the trees of Oslo's Botanical Garden, the university's serious-looking Natural History Museum comprises two different collections: the Zoological…

4. Botanical Garden

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Oslo's 6.5-hectare Botanical Garden – the oldest in Norway – has a beautiful woody arboretum, a sublime scent garden, a mini-mountain landscape and a…

5. Damstredet

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The quirky 18th-century wooden homes of the Damstredet district and the nearby Telthusbakken are a nice change of pace from the modern architecture of the…

6. Gamle Aker Kirke

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7. Standard

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A decade-plus player in Oslo's contemporary art scene, Standard has two exhibition spaces in an industrial block. It shows a range of Norwegian and…

8. Vår Frelsers

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