Nobel Peace Center, Oslo

3.8
#8 of 65 in Museums in Oslo
Specialty Museum · Museum
Cataloguing the work of past prize winners, Nobel Peace Center presents topics related to peaceful conflict resolution and the life and times of Alfred Nobel. Learn about the efforts of the individuals and organizations who have received the famed Nobel Peace Prize since its founding in 1901. As you wander the interior garden area, stroll through a forest of fiber optic lights to see photographs of every laureate in history in one place. Don't miss the exhibits related to the prize's origins with the humanitarian Alfred Nobel himself. Be sure to check the center's website for information about the frequently hosted discussions, seminars, lectures, and presentations. Before you head to Oslo, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Oslo trip planner, to make sure you see all that Oslo has to offer, including Nobel Peace Center.
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  • It's been a while since I was there, but I recall it beinf very well organized and user-friendly. I think it has all the exhibits in both Norwegian and English. Very informative and inspiring.  more »
  • The photos exhibition about Ethiopia was interesting and inspiring. The reception gave us a game on a paper. The game started on the second floor. It was about finding Alfred Nobel's will by finding.....  more »
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  • The pieces here we rather boring in honesty compared with everything else but it was nice to visit and see everything. You are required to go up on the right hand side but this isn't clear and the left side has no signs indicating this is an exit so we were told we go up the right side which was good but those people are not always there. The room with the screens is the most interesting where you can see all the Nobel Prize winners and the screens have a sensor to detect when you are in front of them where more information will display on screen. It's worth a visit but it's not the most exciting place to visit.
  • Be prepared for a very profound experience. The Nobel Peace Center is definitely worth the price of admission, but not in an entertaining and fun way. This is a very well done, and unflattering look at the ways the human race is failing itself, with a glimmer of hope portrayed through the few people who are making a standout difference. Please take the time to stop in if you’re in the area.

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