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List of Famous Oslo Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Oslo skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Oslo architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Oslo are included on this list. Information about these Oslo buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Oslo and older historic landmarks.

The list you're viewing is made up of different buildings like St. Vitus Cathedral and Oslo Opera House.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Oslo?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Oslo. Famous architectural houses within the city of Oslo are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
  • Bislett Stadion is a sports stadium in Oslo, Norway. Bislett is Norway's most well known sports arena internationally, with 15 speed skating world records and more than 50 track and field world records having been set here. The stadium was demolished in 2004 and construction of a new stadium was completed by the summer of 2005. In 1999, the American sports magazine Sports Illustrated declared that the old Bislett Stadium was one of the top 20 sports venues of the 20th century....  more
    • City/Town: Norway
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    Bygdøy Royal Estate

    Bygdøy Royal Estate occupies a large part of the northwestern part of the Bygdøy peninsula in Oslo, Norway. It is the official summer residence of the King of Norway....  more
    • City/Town: Norway
    • Opened: Jan 01 1733
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    Cliffhanger Villa

    Steel construction. Private home....
    • City/Town: Nordstrand, Norway, Oslo, Norway
    • Opened: Jan 01 2005
    • Created By: Code arkitektur AS
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    Inkognitogata 18

    Inkognitogata 18 is the official residence of the Prime Minister of Norway. It is located in Oslo, the capital of Norway. The residence was completed in 2008 and is a complex of new and old buildings. It includes the original buildings on Parkveien 45, Inkognitogata 18, Riddervolds gate 2, which have been connected with new structures, and the gardens of Parkveien 45 to 47. The private residence is in Inkognitogata 18 while the official residence and government representation rooms are in both Parkveien 45 and Inkognitogata 18. Riddervolds gate 2 is the official residence for visiting foreign dignitaries. The total complex has a building area of 3030 m². Inkognitogata 18 has an area of 670...  more
    • City/Town: Oslo, Norway, Nordic countries, Northern Europe, Europe
    • Architect: Henrik Nissen
    • Created By: Henrik Nissen