The National Gallery houses Norway's largest public collection of paintings, drawings and sculptures. The exhibitions here display highlights from the collection and national icons from the romantic period through to the mid-1900s.
The Museum of Contemporary Art exhibits Norwegian and international art from the middle of the 20th century up until today.
The National Museum – Architecture opened in 2008 as the National Museum's venue for architecture. The exhibitions here present contemporary architecture as well as historical themes.
The Museum of Decorative Arts and Design exhibits design and crafts ranging from antique Greek and East Asian objects to recent European design. In addition to temporary exhibitions, attractions include permanent exhibitions, a costume gallery and study collections of glass and ceramics.