For over 700 years, the Akershus Fortress has served as a prison and a royal residence - as well, of course, to protect the city of Oslo. Explore its history, its military hardware and its opulent interiors.
Welcome to the Oslo edition of A Thing To Do Today: the ultimate curated guide to the best of what to do today in Oslo. From free to cheap to boutique, if you're in and around Oslo, whether you're visiting or a local, A Thing To Do Today is here to help. We specialise in selecting cool and often little-known events, activities and attractions specifically on and open today, which are ready to see and do in Oslo for anyone needing inspiration. Look at the idea above for something to do today, and get other great things to do by reloading the page. Find out more about the site, or for comments, suggestions, corrections, donations, or to submit your things to do, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Or check out social media @athingtodo.
“I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom” Thomas Carlyle