Maihaugen offers many exiting activities for children. Photo: Esben Haakenstad.

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. 

Summer at Maihaugen

In the summer there is a lot happening at Maihaugen with activities for all the family.

Visiting the animals

During the summer the animals are out and around the open air museum. 

Children’s Summer Day

Children’s Summer Day is held at the end of August every year and offers more than 40 activities and experiences for children of all ages! 

Little Grey Fergie

Little Grey Fergie is a favourite of the children! You will find this little tractor outside at Maihaugen all the year round.

Maihaugen’s Christmas market

At the Christmas market you can experience the good old Christmas feeling. The Christmas market takes place during the first weekend of Advent and thousands of visitors come to Lillehammer.

Children’s Winter Day

At the Children’s Winter Day, children of all ages can join in fun winter activities like ski jumping, cross country skiing, biathlon, sleigh rides, toboganning, snowshoe quiz and other snow games.