Where to find us
Kistefos, Samsmoveien, 41N-3520 Jevnaker, Norway Telephone: +47 61 31 03 83E, mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Vy has set up an express bus from Oslo to Kistefos and Hadeland Glassverk. The bus runs every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 1st June to 1st October.
The bus leaves Oslo Bus Terminal at 10.15 and returns from Kistefos at 17.00.
Stops Oslo – Jevnaker:
10.15 Oslo bus terminal, platform A 10
10.30 Fillipstad, by Colorline
10.35 Lysaker station
10.42 Sandvika bus terminal
11.35 Kistefos Museum
11.45 Hadeland Glassverk
Return Hadeland Glassverk at 16.50 or from Kistefos 17.00. Same route back.
Arriving by car
Kistefos is located one hour north-west of Oslo. There are two entrances to the park with parking on both sides. People with reduced mobility are asked to arrive from Entrance South.
Entrance South: Address: Kistefossveien 24. Arrival from Oslo via Klækken and Fylkesvei 241. Follow signs to Kistefos. See placement on Google Maps here.
Entrance North: Address, Samsmoveien 41. Arrival from Ringerike / Jevnaker, via E16 and Bergerfossvegen. . See placement on Google Maps here.
4th May - 13th October
- Please note that Kistefos is now closed for the 2023 season. New season opens 4th May 2024.
- The sculpture park is always accessible, even outside regular opening hours and the season.
- Area ticket outside opening hours/season 100,-
- Area tickets must be purchased through the vending machine at one of the entrances
- Kistefos Member Adult 550,-
- Kistefos Member Senior citizen 450,-
- Kistefos Member Young/Student (19 to 25 + students) 300,-
- Tickets during season:
- Adults 195,-
- Senior citizen 165,-
- Children (up to and including 18) Free
- Young/Student (19 to 25 + students) 165,-
- Groups 150,-
Experience Kistefos outside season
The sculpture park is open all year round, also outside of season and normal opening hours. The sculptures change character and expression in step with their surroundings, which makes a visit to the sculpture park a beautiful experience, all year round.
Note that some of the artwork may be turned off or wrapped due to the cold.
Marianne Heske is the sculptor of the year 2023
Kistefos is pleased to announce Marianne Heske as sculptor of the year. Heske has worked as an artist for over 40 years, and is considered a leading figure in Norwegian conceptual art. The bronze sculpture Blue, which will be available to the public from Thursday 17 August, is a continuation of Heske's work with the doll's head, a recurring motif in her art since the 1970s.
New York Times
What makes it a must-see cultural destination is The Twist, a new 15.000-square-foot structure spanning a river in the middle of the sculpture park.
Sculpture park of international standing
The scenic sculpture park has an impressive collection of works by internationally renowned contemporary artists including Anish Kapoor, Jeppe Hein, Tony Cragg, Olafur Eliasson, Fernando Bottero and Elmgreen & Dragset. The sculpture park focus is sight specific and international contemporary works of art and is available all year.
Kistefos was really a jewel on earth with high level art in fantastic surroundings