Photo: Camilla Damgård/Maihaugen

Experience Maihaugen

Maihaugen in Lillehammer offers a wide range of experiences. Here you can find over 200 buildings from different eras, exhibitions and places to eat. We promise you a living museum with great experiences for everyone!

The Open Air Museum

Maihaugen at Lillehammer is one of the largest and oldest open-air museums in Europe. Maihaugen is a living museum offering cultural experiences and family activities. 

Exhibitions

There are always several exhibitions at Maihaugen at Lillehammer. Some are permanent for many years whilst others are temporary. The exhibitions are located in the Open Air Museum and inside the visitor center. 

Regular events

Maihaugen at Lillehammer offers many events and family activities all year round. Experience the wonderful atmosphere in the beautiful surroundings.  

Children’s Maihaugen

Maihaugen at Lillehammer is a different kind of playground with many activities for children. Here they will get a taste of what life was like in the old days, in addition to many other exciting experiences. 

Walking plays

Join our popular outdoor walking plays to experience history in a fun and exciting way.