Daily programme



A walk through 100 years

The tour takes you from the Rural section to the Residential area at Maihaugen.

Historic environments

Meet actors and guides in the historical houses.

Maihaugen in 60 minutes – tour on your own

Maihaugen in just an hour! If you do not have a lot of time to spend, this route will give...

Grazing animals

There are many animals at Maihaugen. In the summer you can se them out in the fields in th...

Fishing in the lake Breisjøen

Can you catch fish in the lake Breisjøen?

Message baton - treasure hunt

Join in the treasure hunt for the whole of the family. Find the message batons that are pl...


"Birkebeinerrennet – from medieval saga to test of strength" is this year's great indoor e...

We won the land

Step into the Ice Age and experience Norway's great history! This popular exhibition portr...

Folk Art in Gudbrandsdalen

This is a permanent exhibition showing beautiful artefacts from the 1700s and 1800s.


Maihaugen`s founder, Anders Sandvig, was a dedicated dentist. At Maihaugen you can see an ...

The museum shop

The museum shop is located in the visitor center. It is open all year.

Upcoming events

Childrens Summer Day offers more than 50 fun activities for children of all ages.
Lillehammer, Maihaugvegen 1, Oppland
Lillehammer Museum