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. 

Masterpieces in miniature

Be impressed by the details on the engraved stamps.

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 ...

Fishing exhibition - Knuvel huts

Fiskevollen at Maihaugen tells stories about buildings, tools, boats and techniques develo...

Post on rail

"Post by Rail" can be experienced in the newly restored post carriage at Maihaugen. The ex...

Mail en route

"Mail en route" is situated in the post building in the Town at Maihaugen. The exhibition ...

Maihaugen’s Christmas tree

December - January
Every year an artist or designer makes specially designed decorations for Maihaugen's Christmas tree.