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Opening hours

The opening hours change through the year. Please see the bottom of the page for a detailed overview.

Robert Collett's house

Geological and zoological exhibitions – "Stones and bones", "Norwegian and foreign animals" and "Tree of Life"

  • Tuesday - Friday: 11–16
  • Weekends and holidays: 10–17
  • Easter Break (15–22 April): 10–17

Botanical garden

A scientific collection of living plants that comprise 5,500 plant types spanning the whole world. 

  • All days: 07–21

Green houses

The Palm house and The Victoria house of the Botanical garden

  • All days: 10–21

The future is now

Exhibition at Tøyen hovedgård on young people's take on climate and food in a time when we are experiencing climate change.

  • All days: 10–16

Museum shop

  • Tuesday - Friday: 11–16
  • Weekends and holidays: 10–17
  • Easter Break (15–22 April): 10–17

Handwerk Botaniske

Museum café at Tøyen hovedgård where you can get organic and locally grown food. 

Opening hours for the entire year

Zoological and geological exhibitions (Collett's house) and the museum shop

  • September - May:
    • Tuesday - Friday: 11–16
    • Saturday - Sunday: 10–17
    • Mondays closed
  • June, July and August:
    • All days: 10–17
  • Winter and fall vacations (Oslo school district) (18 - 22 Feb og 30 Sept - 4 Oct, respectively, for 2019)
    • All days: 10–17
  • Easter Break (15 - 22 April 2019)
    • All days: 10–17
  • We are normally closed on Mondays, but the following Mondays we are open in 2019:
    • April 15 (Easter)
    • April 22 (public holiday)
    • June 10 (public holiday)
    • Mondays of the winter and fall vacations of the Oslo school district (Feb 18 and Sept 30, respectively)
  • Closed: 
    • May 17 (Norwegian Constitution Day)
    • December 24 (Christmas Eve)
    • December 25 (public holiday)
    • December 26 (public holiday)
    • December 31 (New Years Eve)
    • January 1 (public holiday)

Botanical garden

  • 16 October - 14 March: 
    • All days: 07–17
  • 15 March - 15 October:
    • All days: 07–21

The Victoria house and The Palm house

  • 16 October - 14 March: 
    • All days 10–17
  • 15 March - 15 October:
    • All days 10–21