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Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum

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Nice mid-size museum wityh furniture, clothing, china and cuttlery.

i really loved seeing the 1952 room, with modern furniture from that year. And amazing porcelain... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Washington, DC, United States
An eclectic collection of all that is good in design

This museum holds a collection ranging over the past few centuries and numerous countries... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustrimuseum was established in 1893, inspired by the world exhibitons and Victoria and Albert Museum in LOndon. The museum displays national and international decorative arts and design on three floors. The museum has the...more
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Munkegaten 3-7, Trondheim 7013, Norway
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i really loved seeing the 1952 room, with modern furniture from that year. And amazing porcelain from centuries back, both Norwegian and from as far away as China. There are also temporary shows, right now about handcrafted jewelry.

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Reviewed 25 August 2018

This museum holds a collection ranging over the past few centuries and numerous countries, celebrating interesting design. Furniture, fashion, jewellery - something for everyone and well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This was a fabulous place. Diverse collection of furniture, ceramics, silver, clothing, and objects d' art. Huge and beautiful layout on multiple floors. They are currently running an exhibit of 125 chosen items selected by a curious assortment of 125 people - everyone from university...More

Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

From the outside, it doesnt look very impressing, but this museum holds very interesting local, Norwegian and international pieces. Staff very Well informed and helpfull. Ask for detailed guide book for description on the art pieces.

Thank Philiph S
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is the national museum of decorative arts and design. The permanent exhibitions span three floors. The upper floor is devoted to Hannah Ryggen’s tapestries and the museum’s large collection of Japanese handicrafts. There are some current exhibitions, during my visit there was an annual...More

Thank JanaZC
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Excellent museum with many iconic exhibits. Loved seeing a chair by Mies van der Rose and one by Charles Eames. The variety of exhibits detailing Arts and Crafts from around Europe from the 16th Century to the modern day has been very well curated and...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This was a favorite museum during our 4-day visit to Trondheim. We spent a couple of hours here, but could have stayed longer except we ran into closing time. The museum has a number of different and diverse sections. It seems they change regularly. For...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

This little museum was a surprise to us. We were passing it on the way to the Cathedral, and stopped in because we were intrigued by a poster advertising an exhibition on Wood. Turns out that was opening the next week, but the enthusiastic staff...More

Thank Mfred57
Reviewed 6 March 2017

amazing collection of tapestries and craft from everywhere. Well worth a visit. Loved learning more about early Nordic crafts.

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 30 May 2016

This is a small museum on two floors when we visited. The third floor in the basement was closed. There was a Japanese exhibition and tapestries by a controversial Norwegian artist on the first floor and an interesting and colourful temporary exhibition by a modern...More

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