Norwegian Post Museum, Maihaugen, Lillehammer
Photo: Norges Postmuseum

Experience the Norwegian Postal Museum

The Norwegian Postal Museum offers several exhibitions and experiences for visitors. The museum maintains a national responsibility for postal history.

The Norwegian Postal Museum offers several exhibitions and experiences for visitors. At the museum you can enjoy post office environments from various periods, send a post card or letter using Maihaugen's own postmark and see Norway Post's historical films. In the attic of the postal building there are activities for children, where they can draw their own stamp and learn to fold envelopes like in the old days.

The Norwegian Postal Museum is situated in the Town area of Maihaugen. 

Exhibitions

Postal history is communicated all over Maihaugen, but there are also specialist exhibitions showing various aspects of Norway Post.

The post building

The history of Norway Post, one of Norway’s oldest businesses, is told in the post building.