Best gardens in Oslo

Check out the top gardens in Oslo, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. The University's Botanical Garden
1. The University's Botanical Garden
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198 local reviews
1 Sars' gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+47 22 85 16 30
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Sverre
Large garden at Tøyen with ample botanical variety and diversity. Most of the area is designed as an…
Henriette
Across the street from the Munch Museum lies the Oslo Botanical Gardens, one of the best places in the city to…
Morten
Natural History Museum is Norway’s most comprehensive natural history collection. A selection of specimens are…
1. The University's Botanical Garden
1. The University's Botanical Garden
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198 local reviews
1 Sars' gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+47 22 85 16 30
Sverre
Sverre
Large garden at Tøyen with ample botanical variety and diversity. Most of the area is designed as an Arboretum, with approximately 1800…
Henriette
Henriette
Across the street from the Munch Museum lies the Oslo Botanical Gardens, one of the best places in the city to spend a sunny day. Founded in…
Morten
Morten
Natural History Museum is Norway’s most comprehensive natural history collection. A selection of specimens are on display for the general…
2. Natural History Museum
2. Natural History Museum
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55 local reviews
Sars' gate 1, Grünerløkka
+47 22 85 50 50
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Jorunn
Natural History Museum consists of botanical gardens, greenhouses and Zoological Museum. The first exhibition…
Lisa Knatterud
Natural History Museum is Norway’s most comprehensive natural history collection. A selection of specimens are…
Mona
The Botanical Garden is a peaceful oasis to visit either on your way to or from the Munch museum. It contains…
2. Natural History Museum
2. Natural History Museum
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55 local reviews
Sars' gate 1, Grünerløkka
+47 22 85 50 50
Jorunn
Jorunn
Natural History Museum consists of botanical gardens, greenhouses and Zoological Museum. The first exhibition greenhouses were built in…
Lisa Knatterud
Lisa Knatterud
Natural History Museum is Norway’s most comprehensive natural history collection. A selection of specimens are on display for the general…
Mona
Mona
The Botanical Garden is a peaceful oasis to visit either on your way to or from the Munch museum. It contains around 5500 different plant…
3. The Royal Palace
3. The Royal Palace
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323 local reviews
1 Slottsplassen, Sentrum
+47 22 04 87 00
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Per Stian
The royal residence at the top of Karl Johans gate is home to King Harald V and Queen Sonja. The building is…
Patience
The Kings Palace. Castle tours in the summer & open gardens & changing of the guards all year round. Great…
Erika
In a sunny day, it is the perfect place to go for a walk. You can see the royal guard in their special…
3. The Royal Palace
3. The Royal Palace
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323 local reviews
1 Slottsplassen, Sentrum
+47 22 04 87 00
Per Stian
Per Stian
The royal residence at the top of Karl Johans gate is home to King Harald V and Queen Sonja. The building is in neo-classical style with a…
Patience
Patience
The Kings Palace. Castle tours in the summer & open gardens & changing of the guards all year round. Great view of Karl Johan (main…
Erika
Erika
In a sunny day, it is the perfect place to go for a walk. You can see the royal guard in their special uniform, beautiful gardens and the…
4. Torggata Botaniske
4. Torggata Botaniske
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114 local reviews
17B Torggata, Grünerløkka
Open · Closes in 12 minutes
+47 980 17 830
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Kenan
The interior is really cool. Vines and plants growing everywhere--you feel more like you're in a garden than a…
Magnus
Best drinks in the city. The name means something like the botanical garden in Torggata, and is really…
Emily
Norway's oldest botanical garden. The collection includes roughly 35,000 plants of about 7,500 unique species…
4. Torggata Botaniske
4. Torggata Botaniske
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114 local reviews
17B Torggata, Grünerløkka
Open · Closes in 12 minutes
+47 980 17 830
Kenan
Kenan
The interior is really cool. Vines and plants growing everywhere--you feel more like you're in a garden than a cocktail bar. They also have…
Magnus
Magnus
Best drinks in the city. The name means something like the botanical garden in Torggata, and is really green...Try the signature drink…
Emily
Emily
Norway's oldest botanical garden. The collection includes roughly 35,000 plants of about 7,500 unique species. Outdoors.
5. Handwerk
5. Handwerk
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13 local reviews
1 Sars' gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens Tuesday 10:00 AM
+47 22 60 85 00
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Hege
In idyllic surroundings inside Oslo's perhaps most beautiful garden, the Botanical Garden, lies Handwerk…
Martine
You'll find this little charming spot in the middle of the botanical garden, where you can enjoy some…
Hans-Olav
Located in the hearth of the amazing botanical garden in Oslo, Handwerk is a really good place for lunch…
5. Handwerk
5. Handwerk
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13 local reviews
1 Sars' gate, Grünerløkka
Closed · Opens Tuesday 10:00 AM
+47 22 60 85 00
Hege
Hege
In idyllic surroundings inside Oslo's perhaps most beautiful garden, the Botanical Garden, lies Handwerk Botaniske in an old manor. The café…
Martine
Martine
You'll find this little charming spot in the middle of the botanical garden, where you can enjoy some absolutely delicious pastries. They…
Hans-Olav
Hans-Olav
Located in the hearth of the amazing botanical garden in Oslo, Handwerk is a really good place for lunch. Good, hearty food, great baked…
6. Rodeløkkens kolonihager
6. Rodeløkkens kolonihager
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9 local reviews
20 Rosenhoffgata, Grünerløkka
+47 23 23 01 65
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Anne-Marit
Allotment garden with small cottages and beautiful gardens in the middle of the city. At Rodeløkka there is…
Kjetil
Rodeløkkens Kolonihager is a lovely communal gardens open to the public in summer - worth a walk as a contrast…
Lone
Oslo's biggest, oldest and probably most beautiful allotment garden.
6. Rodeløkkens kolonihager
6. Rodeløkkens kolonihager
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9 local reviews
20 Rosenhoffgata, Grünerløkka
+47 23 23 01 65
Anne-Marit
Anne-Marit
Allotment garden with small cottages and beautiful gardens in the middle of the city. At Rodeløkka there is also cute little houses which…
Kjetil
Kjetil
Rodeløkkens Kolonihager is a lovely communal gardens open to the public in summer - worth a walk as a contrast to the city streets.
Lone
Lone
Oslo's biggest, oldest and probably most beautiful allotment garden.
7. Munchmuseet
7. Munchmuseet
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336 local reviews
53 Tøyengata, Gamle Oslo
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+47 23 49 35 00
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Patience
Next to the Botanical Gardens and Natural History Museum, the Edvard Munch Museum is most famous for the…
Mona
The Munch Museum. A must. A great walk is to take time to walk through the Botanical garden on your way up to…
Espen
The Munch museum is just on the other side of the botanical garden. Go see The Scream and other paintings. The…
7. Munchmuseet
7. Munchmuseet
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336 local reviews
53 Tøyengata, Gamle Oslo
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+47 23 49 35 00
Patience
Patience
Next to the Botanical Gardens and Natural History Museum, the Edvard Munch Museum is most famous for the painting "the Scream". Tøyen Bad…
Mona
Mona
The Munch Museum. A must. A great walk is to take time to walk through the Botanical garden on your way up to the museum. They have a cafe…
Espen
Espen
The Munch museum is just on the other side of the botanical garden. Go see The Scream and other paintings. The Scream is also on display at…
8. Telthusbakken
8. Telthusbakken
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36 local reviews
Telthusbakken, Oslo
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Hege
Charming and picturesque part of central Oslo with well-preserved and inhabited wooden houses from the late…
Patience
Only 2 blocks long (uphill), this lovely turn of the century street is where you can see the traditional…
Kristin
Quaint steep street with small old wooden houses, gardens across from them. Leads to the river Akerselva and…
8. Telthusbakken
8. Telthusbakken
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36 local reviews
Telthusbakken, Oslo
Hege
Hege
Charming and picturesque part of central Oslo with well-preserved and inhabited wooden houses from the late 1700s and the 1800s…
Patience
Patience
Only 2 blocks long (uphill), this lovely turn of the century street is where you can see the traditional wooden houses, a large communal…
Kristin
Kristin
Quaint steep street with small old wooden houses, gardens across from them. Leads to the river Akerselva and the nice areas on both sides of…
9. Sars' gate 1
9. Sars' gate 1
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6 local reviews
1 Sars' gate, Grünerløkka
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Lars Andreas
This is the Botanical Garden! I personally love this place and find it very satisfying just take a walk trough…
Jessica
Cute coffee spot inside the botanical gardens with good selection of organic pastries and traditional…
Tina  & Christine
The Natural History museum is located in the Botanical garden. The garden is spectacular in spring and summer!
9. Sars' gate 1
9. Sars' gate 1
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6 local reviews
1 Sars' gate, Grünerløkka
Lars Andreas
Lars Andreas
This is the Botanical Garden! I personally love this place and find it very satisfying just take a walk trough this place! Cost nothing to…
Jessica
Jessica
Cute coffee spot inside the botanical gardens with good selection of organic pastries and traditional Norwegian svele (pancakes).
Tina  & Christine
Tina & Christine
The Natural History museum is located in the Botanical garden. The garden is spectacular in spring and summer!
10. Tøyen
10. Tøyen
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10 local reviews
Tøyen, Tøyen
Sublocality level 2SublocalityPolitical
Elisabeth
In this area you can go to the beautiful botanical garden, visit the Munch museum and play shuffle board at…
Elma
Tøyen hosts the biggest music festival in Oslo called Øya (August), it is also home to the biggest swimming…
Vebjørn
Awesome out of the way area, containing Botanical Gardens, Munch museum and the Tøyen park, all areas for…
10. Tøyen
10. Tøyen
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10 local reviews
Tøyen, Tøyen
Elisabeth
Elisabeth
In this area you can go to the beautiful botanical garden, visit the Munch museum and play shuffle board at Postkontoret (A old postoffice…
Elma
Elma
Tøyen hosts the biggest music festival in Oslo called Øya (August), it is also home to the biggest swimming pool (Olympic) in the city, a…
Vebjørn
Vebjørn
Awesome out of the way area, containing Botanical Gardens, Munch museum and the Tøyen park, all areas for leasure, running and just looking…
11. Botanical Garden furniture store
11. Botanical Garden furniture store
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12 local reviews
15 Nordahl Bruns gate, Sankt Hanshaugen
Closed · Opens Saturday 12:00 PM (noon)
Furniture storeHome goods storeStore
Jorunn
Botanical Garden Oslo's botanical garden is lovely with lots of flowers and large parkland. You can walk for…
Ina
Entrance to the botanical garden oase and the natural cultural historic musem area.
Xueting
Beautiful garden with nature and small wild animals.
11. Botanical Garden furniture store
11. Botanical Garden furniture store
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12 local reviews
15 Nordahl Bruns gate, Sankt Hanshaugen
Closed · Opens Saturday 12:00 PM (noon)
Jorunn
Jorunn
Botanical Garden Oslo's botanical garden is lovely with lots of flowers and large parkland. You can walk for hours and look around,…
Ina
Ina
Entrance to the botanical garden oase and the natural cultural historic musem area.
Xueting
Xueting
Beautiful garden with nature and small wild animals.
12. Vigelandsparken
12. Vigelandsparken
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266 local reviews
Vigelandsparken, Majorstuen
Light rail stationTransit stationPoint of interest
Maya
Vigelandsparken is one of the 'must see' places in Oslo, it combines nature and sightseeing: it is a large…
Ajey
A lovely large beautifule garden and park for a stroll, run, picnic and best pictures of the Oslo City from…
Charlotte
Iconic sculpture park, very unique. Many hundred sculptures by the same artist. Beautiful gardens and lake.
12. Vigelandsparken
12. Vigelandsparken
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266 local reviews
Vigelandsparken, Majorstuen
Maya
Maya
Vigelandsparken is one of the 'must see' places in Oslo, it combines nature and sightseeing: it is a large park area with small ponds and…
Ajey
Ajey
A lovely large beautifule garden and park for a stroll, run, picnic and best pictures of the Oslo City from within the city.
Charlotte
Charlotte
Iconic sculpture park, very unique. Many hundred sculptures by the same artist. Beautiful gardens and lake.