The National Museum's library and archive manages an extensive collection of art historical literature and unique archival material related to Norwegian art, the museum's art collection and institutional history. The library is open to everyone, welcome!
|Day of week||Opening hours|
|Sunday and saturday||Closed|
|Monday, tuesday, thursday and friday||10–18|
Closed: Christmas holiday and New Year
The library's collection is related to key fields of research and work at the museum. It contains books, exhibition catalogues, artist's books, journals, auction catalogues and reference works in the visual arts, architecture, design, art and crafts and related disciplines. The library's collection must be viewed on site.
The museum's archive contains an extensive archive of artists and collections as well as a number of historical archives of major national importance. The collections also contain the private archives of various art associations, artists, scholars and companies.
For library enquiries contact us at:
For archive enquiries:
Address: Dronning Mauds gate 2, 0250, Oslo
Tlf: 21 98 21 75