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Summer hours until 20.8.17

SUMMER HOURS From 23.06.17 – 20.08.17  Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11.00 am – 16.00 pm Saturday and Sunday from 11.00 am – 16.00 pm...   Read more

Kids in Jazz concert | Sun 13.08.17 at 1.30 PM

We have the pleasure of hosting a new concert with Kids in Jazz August 13th. Join us for a concert with talented young musicians from...   Read more

Norway Cup 2017 | 29.07 – 05.08

Free admission to the International Museum of Children’s Art when you present an A-, H- or D-card in connection to Norway Cup. The offer...   Read more

African drum activity June-August 2017

AFRICAN DRUMS Selected Saturdays we offer african drum activity. 10.06 24.06 01.07 08.07 22.07 05.08 12.08 19.08   Get an introduction in basic African...   Read more

From June: Future city and the green shift.

Future city and the green shift. The International Museum of Children’s Art presents the exhibition “Future city and the green shift” which focuses on children’s...   Read more

The International Museum of Children’s Art opens a Pop-up gallery at the new terminal Pir Nord at Oslo Airport.

The pop-up gallery is an extended collaboration and a joint venture between the International Museum of Children’s Art and Avinor Oslo Airport, which marks the airport’s...   Read more

Drawing workshops for Syrian children – Les Amis De Tamam

“Les amis de Tamam” is a humanitarian association which helps Syrians. The association is located in Laval, 300 km west of Paris. Here lives a...   Read more

INVITATION Art Contest; What future world do you want to live in? (deadline 31.5.) a collaboration with DIE ZEIT weekly newspaper.

The german weekly newspaper DIE ZEIT and the Museum invites all children and young to express themselves:  INVITATION Take part in a Drawing contest...   Read more

Easter closed until April 18.

Museet holder påske-stengt mellom 7.4.-18. april.   Other locations to see children’s art;  Exhibition “Future city and the green shift” is open in the Art...   Read more

International children’s art at Avinor Oslo Airport

International children’s art at Avinor Oslo Airport.   Travelers at Oslo Airport can experience the colorful children’s art from The International Museum of Children’s Art...   Read more

March-May: “Future city and the green shift” children’s art in the Art Passage at Jernbanetorget in cooperation with Sporveien AS

Art in the Subway.   From March 27th – 7th May 2017:   “Future city and the green shift”   The International Museum of...   Read more

Tourist in your own city – 23.04.17

On 23 April 2017 the inhabitants of Oslo are invited to be tourists in their own city for free. The purpose of the event...   Read more

From March 16- May 31; «I want to become president» – South Sudanese children drawings from Kiryandongo Refugee Camp, Uganda

            «I want to become president» – South-sudanese children drawings from Kiryandongo Refugee Camp, Uganda. From March 16 the...   Read more

Feb-May; Face painting and balloon artist at the Museum !

Face painting and balloon artist! Meet a face painter and a balloon artist at the museum. The balloon artist will make balloon figures and animals...   Read more

Dance with Indian Rhythms at the Museum, Sunday February 12th at 2 PM

Dance with Indian Rhythms! – Indian dancing for young and old.  Dance School Indian Rhythms invites you to a dancing workshop at The International Museum of...   Read more

Art workshops 2017

The art workshops on Sundays are a regular activity offered at the museum. The themes change monthly and on special occasions. The art workshops...   Read more

“Children and nature” from 17.01.:

CHILDREN AND NATURE This exhibition from our permanent collection, shows the inseparable coexistence between child and nature, and the special close and direct connection of the...   Read more

Submit your artwork? (Entry form link)

You are welcome to submit your artwork to the museum’s permanent collection. Download submission guideline form here and enclose it with your artwork. Remember to have...   Read more

2017 Invitation; Respect and Kindness Through Drawing – A Cross-Cultural Children’s Charity Project (CCCC)

«Draw me, Love me»  Express Yourself and celebrate intercultural tolerance and diversity!  You can draw someone who sparked your curiosity.   A Cross-Cultural Children’s...   Read more

Exhibition: “If I had to flee..” from January 17 2017

  Exhibition; “If I had to flee..”  From January 17th 2017: Presenting a selection of contributions from last autumn’s drawing and writing competition for 5th–7th...   Read more

Season open from 17.01.17

Our first opening day for the new season is 17.01.2017.    In the meantime,   a) Visit our special “winter-exhibition” at The Art Passage at...   Read more

Snøhetta | Feasibility study and future plans for the museum

Snøhetta was commissioned to develop a feasibility study for the expansion of the International Museum of Children’s Art in Oslo, Norway. The feasibility study...   Read more

Magic show with “Virrvarr” Sunday February 26th

Sunday 26th February “Virrvarr” returns to the Museum for a magic show !!   Virrvarr – is one of Norway’s most active entertainers who creates...   Read more

Family Christmas Workshop Sunday 4.12. & 11.12.

🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄 Welcome to our Christmas workshop Sunday 4.12. & 11.12. We will be creating christmas cards, christmas decorations and gifts. Everyone is welcome between...   Read more

African drum activity February-June 2017

AFRICAN DRUMS Selected Saturdays we offer african drum activity. 11.02, 18.02, 25.02, 04.03, 18.03, 25.03, 01.04, 22.04 (29.04 cancelled), 06.05, 20.05 27.05 (cancelled) 10.06,...   Read more

11th December: Storytelling – “A Christmas Adventure”

Sunday Dec 11th. This is a Christmas adventure based on two Norwegian folktales from the collections of Asbjørnsen and Moe, intertwined with Christmas carols...   Read more

Drop-in group visits

Groups can visit the museum without booking a guided tour. We call this  a drop-in visit. You visit the museum on your own time...   Read more

Magic show with “Virrvarr” Sunday Nov 20th

Sunday 20 November “Virrvarr” returns to the Museum for a magic show !! Virrvarr – is one of Norway’s most active entertainers who creates...   Read more

Drop-in Family workshops fall 2016 | Calendar

The drop-in family workshops on Sundays are a regular activities offered at the museum. The themes change every month and on special occasions. The...   Read more

Welcome to the Museum’s 30 years Anniversary party and celebration Saturday October 1st 2016.

The International Children’s Art Museum marks 30 years !! Welcome to a birthday party and celebration at the Museum, Saturday October 1st 2016.  – Open...   Read more

African drum activity October-December 2016

AFRICAN DRUMS Selected Saturdays we offer african drum activity. Saturday: 29.10., 12.11., 19.11., 26.11., 03.12., & 10.12. Get an introduction in basic African rhythm traditions, through different...   Read more

October-November 2016 | Story telling – “The Goat and the Wolf”

Sunday 23.10 – at: 12.30 PM, 13.30 PM og 14.30 PM. Wednesdays 02.11., 09.11., 16.11., 23.11., 30.11. – at 10.30 AM, 11.30 AM and 12.30 PM...   Read more

Families and private visitors

Families and private visitors are welcome to visit us. As a private visitor you don’t have to make an appointment in advance. Here you’ll...   Read more

Season closed fall 2016: 22.08-16.09

The museum is closed for the season from 22.08.16 – 16.09.16. For inquiries during this period, please contact director Angela Goldin: post@barnekunst.no First ordinary day for the...   Read more

OAT Workshop at Barcode Sept. 10th and 11th for kids: Belonging – Identity and Diversity

        Workshop for kids with the theme: Belonging – Identity and Diversity   In connection with the Oslo Architecture Triennale 2016, The International...   Read more

Resources

A selection of relevant resources that might be of interest before or after a visit to The International Museum of Children’s Art:  The museum’s information...   Read more

Drop-in Family workshops summer 2016

The drop-in family workshops on Sundays are a regular activities offered at the museum. The themes change every month and on special occasions. The...   Read more

Indonesian Angklung-concert & workshop | Sun 21.08.16 (free entrance 12.30-13.30)

Angklung is a traditional musical instrument from Indonesia consisting of two to four bamboo tubes suspended in a bamboo frame. The tubes are carefully...   Read more

Practical information about group visits

GUIDED TOURS SCHEDULE Guided tours are offered at set times and must be booked in advance. During the school year tours can be booked...   Read more

Kindergartens

With the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and the Framework plan for kindergartens as starting points, we offer guided tours adapted...   Read more

Primary schools and afterschool programs

We provide knowledge of children’s art with the intention of strengthening the learning process through commitment and enthusiasm. Our guided tours can be related...   Read more

Upper secondary school, universities, adult education and more

We offer guided tours to upper secondary schools, university colleges, universities, adult education schools, arts and culture clubs and more. Our guide will give...   Read more

Groups with special needs

We offer guided tours for groups with special needs, and are happy to adjust the program to fit the individual needs and functioning. We...   Read more

Storytelling with actress Kirsten Høeg

Storytelling with actress Kirsten Høeg is a recurring and popular event in the museum’s mediation program. Kirsten’s performances are based on well-known and lesser-known...   Read more

Concert – Kids in Jazz | Sun 14.08.16 at 1.30 PM

Once again we have the pleasure of hosting a concert with Kids in Jazz. Join us for a concert with talented young musicians from...   Read more

#Ruter-event: Hop on, hop off | 18.06 + 19.06

Want to experience a different kind of Oslo? Ruter’s event «Hop on, hop off» on Saturday 18.06 and Sunday 19.06 enables you to do...   Read more

Norway Cup 2016 | 31.07 – 06.08

This year, like last year, there’s a free admission to the International Museum of Children’s Art when you have an A-, H- or D-card...   Read more

Oslo Pass 2016 (Free entrance)

Did you know that with the Oslo Pass you have free entry to The International Museum of Children’s Art? In addition to this you...   Read more

Summer season until 21.8.16 at The International Museum of Children’s Art

We are summer open until 21.8.16! From 21.06.16 – 21.08.16, we extend the opening hours for the season: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday + Saturday...   Read more

7th of August: Artist talk with Sigurd Storm

Artist talk 7th of August at 13:30 Sigurd Storm (1975) is currently exhibiting his childhood drawings at The International Museum of Children’s Art, and...   Read more

Music with Duo Havana (Cuba)

Duo Havana consists of Sergio Gonzales and Eduardo Morito. They play catchy latino- and salsa inspired music and are known for giving Norwegian children’s...   Read more

August | Story telling – “The Goat and the Wolf”

Wednesdays June: 01.06, 08.06 and 15.06 – at 10.30, 11.30 og 12.30 August: 03.08, 10.08 and 17.08 – at 11.30, 12.30 og 13.30 Actress...   Read more

#06 Concert series with young talents – 24.04.16 at 2 pm (free entrance 24.4. between 1 pm-2 pm)

*** Free entrance between Sunday April 24th, between 1 PM-2 PM CONCERT SERIES WITH YOUNG TALENTS Sunday April 24th 2016 – at 14.00 –...   Read more

Baby sing along

Baby sing-along is a comfortable get-together for both you and your baby. This is a baby-friendly event with a high tolerance for interruptions and...   Read more

#05 Concert series with young talents – 10.04.16

CONCERTSERIES WITH YOUNG TALENTS The International Museum of Children’s Art provides an arena for children and youth to develop and present their talents in...   Read more

Tourist in your own city -April 17th 2016

Explore your city free of charge! Sunday April 17th is the annual event where the city museums and attractions open their doors for free....   Read more

Show your artprojects at The International Museum of Children’s Art!

We want to exhibit your project! Are you working with creative projects and want to show them to a bigger audience? Or maybe your...   Read more

March: Guided tours and storytelling

There are several available times for tours and storytelling theater in March, GUIDED TOURS We convey knowledge of children’s art with the intention of...   Read more

Press and media

Guests and media from all parts of the world express their enthusiasm and delight at the art they see and experience. This is clearly...   Read more

#04 Concert series with young talents 28.02.16, 13:00

2016 CONCERTSERIES WITH YOUNG TALENTS -Violinstudents of professor Isaac Schuldman The International Museum of Children’s Art provides an arena for children and youth to...   Read more

#03 Concert series with young talents, 21.02.16 at 1 PM

2016 CONCERT SERIES WITH YOUNG TALENTS -Violinstudents of professor Isaac Schuldman The International Museum of Children’s Art provides an arena for children and youth...   Read more

Easter closed: March 18th – 29th

The museum is closed during Easter, from March 18th until March 29th. For inquiries during this period, please contat director Angela Goldin We open...   Read more

Program for January and February

From Saturday 16.01.16 we are up and running again! EXHIBITIONS The exhibition “Climate hope, climate change and children’s voices” is still on display, as...   Read more

VisitOslo’s video from The International Museum of Children’s Art

This summer VisitOSLO created eight new films for their website, all of which offer a sneak preview of the city’s activities and attractions. One...   Read more

February and March 2016: Storytelling – “To buy a song”

Wednesday: 3.2, 10.2 and 24.2 + 2.3, 9.3 and 16.3 Actress Kirsten Marcella Høeg performs “To buy a song” – a story based on...   Read more

DECEMBER: Storytelling – “A Christmas Adventure”

Wednesday: 2.12 and 9.12 This is a Christmas adventure based on two Norwegian folktales from the collections of Asbjørnsen and Moe, intertwined with Christmas...   Read more

#01-02 Concertseries with young talents

CONCERTSERIES WITH YOUNG TALENTS -Violinstudents of professor Isaac Schuldman The International Museum of Children’s Art provides an arena for children and youth to develop...   Read more

ADVENT SUNDAY: Christmas concert with Duo Havana (Cuba)

Sunday the 29th of November, the first Sunday of Advent, Duo Havana will play a series of Christmas concerts! Duo Havana consists of Sergio...   Read more

November 1st: Artist talk

SUN NOVEMBER 1st at 13.00 The young talent Mathea Rognerud (14) is showing her richly detailed picture “I see“ at The International Museum of...   Read more

Art workshops this fall

October: 4.10, 11.10, 18.10 and 25.10 + Saturday 31.10 Taking inspiration from the animals in the forest we are going to create animal masks....   Read more

NOV: Storytelling – “The kids in the tree top”

Wednesday: 4.11, 11.11, 18.11 and 25.11 Actress Kirsten Høeg performs “The kids in the tree top“ – a story based on a fairytale from...   Read more

NOV: Baby sing along

SATURDAYS NOV: 7.11, 14.11 and 28.11 at 13.30 Baby sing-along is a comfortable get-together for both you and your baby. This is a baby-friendly...   Read more

NOV: Face painting and balloon artist

Several weekends this fall you will meet a face painter and a balloon artist here at the museum. The balloon artist will make balloon...   Read more

Halloween!

Saturday October the 31st there’s an extra art workshop here at the museum, where you can make your own creepy Halloween-masks! In addition to...   Read more

Storytelling – “Soria Moria Castle”

Sundays: 20.09, 27.09 and 04.10 Actor Kirsten Høeg performs the beloved folktale “Soria Moria Castle” – a Norwegian folktale about a young hero who...   Read more

Season closed fall 2015: 24.08-14.09

The museum is closed for the season from 24.08.15 and until 14.09.15. For inquiries during this period, please contat director Angela Goldin First ordinary...   Read more

Opening hours summer 2015

Our opening hours change from Tuesday 23.6 Opening hours during summer: Tuesday – Thursday + Saturday and Sunday 11.00-16.00 Monday and Friday closed These...   Read more

SUMMER 2015

PROGRAM JUNE JULY AUGUST   GUIDED TOURS AND ACTIVITIES There’s a guide and musician available all Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays throughout the summer. Book...   Read more

Visited us recently?

We would much appreciate it if you took the time to answer our questionnaire about your experience at the museum. You can do so...   Read more

MAY: Art workshop

Sunday: 03.05 and 31.05 We’ll make images of trees and organic shapes! Trees can be used for so many things; they are nice to...   Read more

MAY: Storytelling – “Soria Moria Castle”

Tuesdays in May: 5.5, 12.5, 19.5 and 26.5 For the first time at the Museum of Childrens Art, Kirsten Hoeg performs the beloved folktale...   Read more

Excerpts from our guest book

“I love the museum because it gives me ideas. The thing I liked the most is the different countries. My favorite picture was “Nature”....   Read more

APRIL: Art workshop

We’ll make ABC-pictures! You can make a letterimage either of your own name, or the name of someone you care about. We’ll use water...   Read more

MAY: African and Latin American drumming

In May there’s some extra dates for drum activity. AFRICAN DRUMS Saturdays: 02.05 og 30.05 You will get an introduction in basic African rhythm...   Read more

MARCH: Art workshop

Sunday 01.03, 08.03 and 22.03 We’ll make collages with geometrical forms, both in 2D and 3D, inspired by the colourful and intricate patterns used...   Read more

Oslo Pass 2015

The Oslo Pass gives you free entry to more than 30 museums and attractions, one of them being The International Museum of Childrens Art,...   Read more

FEBRUARY: Storytelling – “Vasilisa the Beautiful “

Winter break week 8: Actor Kirsten Høeg performs “Vasilisa the Beautiful” – a Russian fairytale about a girl who is subjected to great tribulations...   Read more

FEBRUARY: Art workshop

Sunday 08.02 and 15.02 In February the theme is portraits. We’ll make collages using colourful paper and old newspapers and magazines. We’ll study faces...   Read more

JANUARY: Art workshop

SUNDAYS 18.01.15 og 22.01.15 11.00-16.00 We kick off the new year by making mandalas! Mandala means “circle” and is a known symbol all over...   Read more

SATURDAYS: Drum and music activity

On Saturdays you can participate in our weekly drum and music activity. The sessions are guided by one of our skilled musicians and starts...   Read more

2014 – 2015: The Cultural Rucksack – Government for a day

The Cultural Rucksack (Den kulturelle skolesekken) is a national programme for art and culture provided by professionals in Norwegian schools. The programme helps school...   Read more

2014: Storytelling “The cruel camel”

Thursday 13.11, 20.11 og 27.11 A huge and greedy camel is threatening to eat an entire village, and their only hope is a small...   Read more

2014: Artclub Rafael

In 2014 the International Museum of Childrens Art arranged a series of workshops where artists from different professions within drawing were asked to hold...   Read more

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