Opening hours, reading room

Please note the routines for retrieving archival material from the repositories: 08:30 AM, 10:00 AM, 12:00 noon and 02:00 PM.

September - May
Monday 09.00-18.30
Tuesday - Thursday 09.00-17.30
Friday - 09.00-15.00
First saturday of every month: 10.00-14.00

June, July and August

Monday - Friday 0900-1500
Saturday closed

Important information:

Due to internal arrangements the reading room will be closed the on the 20th of October and on the 5th-6th of December (autumn 2016).
The User Section will not operate the phone these days.
We are sorry for the inconvenience.


Opening hours, library

Tuesday, wednesday and thursday 12.00-15.00

Closed monday, friday, saturday.


The National Archives of Norway in Oslo is situated in Folke Bernadottes vei 21 in the National Archives Building at Kringsjå by Sognsvann. The public entrance is by Sognsvann metro station where you also find the carpark. Timetables for the metro running to Sognsvann station are available at the reception desk and on the Internet.

Postal address:

The National Archives of Norway
Folke Bernadottes vei 21
P.O.Box 4013 Ullevål stadion
N-0806 Oslo
Telephone: + 47 22 02 26 00
Fax: + 47 22 23 74 89
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