Map and parking

Maihaugen is situated within walking distance of the centre of Lillehammer and the railway station. Pedestrians can follow signs from the town past the hospital to Maihaugen.

Adress: Maihaugvegen 1, 2609 Lillehammer.

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There is a large car park on the northern side of the main building.

Parking fee is NOK 40 per day, every day at 07.00–17.00.

It is not permitted to use the parking spaces at night at 22.00–07.00, except during events.

Accessible parking

There are two parking spaces  available for visitors to the museum who have a HC card. These are located in the large parking lot north of the main building, closest to the main entrance.


There is a seperate parking lot for motorhomes next to the large parking space (signposted).

Electric vehicle charger

There are six electric vehicle chargers in the main parking lot. Charging fee and more information can be found on the charger.

Alternative parking spaces

On special events and days with many visitors, the car park north of the main building at Maihaugen may be full, but there are other parking options in the area:

  • Parking space on the other side of Maihaugveien, towards the hospital (valid during the school holiday weeks in the summer)
  • Along Bankgata
  • Parking spaces in the town center (approx. 15 minutes walk)
  • Håkon's hall (approx. 20 minutes walk)
  • The shopping center Strandtorget by the E6 highway (approx. 25 minutes walk)

Public transport

If you park at the shopping center Strandtorget, it is possible to take a bus to the city center and walk from there.

It is also possible to travel by public bus from Lillehammer Skysstasjon to a bus stop near Maihaugen. Find timetable.


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