Extra art workshop Saturday 16.03.19

Extra Art workshop Saturday 16.03.   The Art Workshop is a regular offer on the weekends at the Museum of Childrens Art with a...   Read more

March/April; Baby song at the Museum Saturday 23.3., 30.3. & 27.4.

March/April; Baby song at the Museum Saturday 23.3., 30.3. & 27.4. Baby song at the Museum !  Between kl. 11-14 11.30 AM 12.30 PM...   Read more

March; Story time event Saturday 2.3., 9.3., 16.3.

Welcome to Story time event Saturdays in March.  March 2, March 9, March 16  ** Drop In visitors do not need to reserve in...   Read more

Tourist in your own city – 28.04.2019

On 28 April 2019 the inhabitants of Oslo are invited to be tourists in their own city for free.  The purpose of the event...   Read more

March; Art workshop Sunday 03.03, 10.03, 17.03, 24.03 & 31.03

Art workshop Sunday 03.03, 10.03, 17.03, 24.03 and 31.03    The Art Workshop is a regular offer on the weekends at the Museum of...   Read more

Winter vacation at the Museum !

The Museum is open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 09.30-14.00 and Saturday/Sunday from 11.00-16.00. Welcome as a drop in group  or family during the winter vacation. All weekdays...   Read more

Submit artworks? (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


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

July: Art Workshops at Tjuvholmen Harbour Pop Up Gallery

Art workshops are a regular activity offered at the Museum. The themes change monthly and on special occasions. During the period of April-September, we also offer art...   Read more

June: Art Workshops at Tjuvholmen Pop Up Gallery

Art workshops are a regular activity offered at the Museum. The themes change monthly and on special occasions. During the period of April-September, we also offer art...   Read more

May: Family Workshops at the Museum

Family workshops at the Museum May 2018 May: 06.05. 13.05. 27.05. Theme: We create ‘mobiles’  Time: 11 AM – 4 PM The art workshops...   Read more

African drumming with Sidiki Camara (Mali) January-May 2018

AFRICAN DRUMS Selected Saturdays we offer african drumming activity. 27.01. 03.02. 10.02. 17.02. 24.02. 03.03. 17.03. 07.04. 14.04. 15.04. extra/ Tourist in your own...   Read more

Family Workshops January-April 2018

Family Workshops January-April 2018 January: 20.01., 21.01., 27.01., 28.01. Theme: Geometric Picasso inspired portraits February: 03.02., 04.02., 10.02., 11.02.,17.02.,18.02., 24.02., 25.02. Theme: Carnival masks March: 03.03., 04.03., 10.03., 11.03., 18.03. Theme: Easter Note. Season closed:...   Read more

Die Zeit 2018 Invitation Drawing Contest, deadline 31.05.2018

INVITATION Take part in a Drawing contest – and get your picture included in the museum! You are an artist! The kid’s page of...   Read more

2019 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

Bollywood Indian Dance Sunday 25.02 at 2 PM

Welcome to Bollywood Indian Dance at the Museum Sunday 25 February at 14.00 Dance with Indian Rhythms.  Indian Rhythms looks forward to dance with...   Read more

Winter Vacation week 8

What’s on Feb 17-25;  Saturday 17 February art workshop + drumming with musician Sunday 18 February art workshop (cancelled) and + crossword  Tuesday 20...   Read more

Happy New Year – Season open from 16.01.2018

The Museum season opens Tuesday January 16th 2018. For general inquiries: post@barnekunst.no    Open hours from 16.01.2018: Tue-Wed-Thu 09.30-14.00 Sat/Sun 11.00-16.00 **Closed until.15.01.2018 —-  ...   Read more

What’s On week 47-49  

  What’s On week 47-49; Saturday 18 November art workshop and african drumming with musician Sunday 19 November art workshop, incl. treasure hunt map, crossword...   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

Autumn vacation week 40-41

 Sunday 1 October art workshop and face painting Tuesday 3 October open drop in day  Wednesday 4 October guided tours in norwegian at 09.30, 11.00...   Read more

Analysing Art template

Analysing Art   We can start our art analysis by asserting the known facts. Following this we may identify the artistic tools and examine the message...   Read more

African Drum Activity June-December 2017

AFRICAN DRUMMING JUNE-DECEMBER 2017 Selected Saturdays we offer african drum activity. 10.06 24.06 01.07 08.07 22.07 05.08 12.08 19.08 07.10. 14.10. 21.10. 28.10. 04.11....   Read more

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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: 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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