Arriving by car
Kistefos is located about an hour's drive from both Oslo and Gardermoen Airport. Due to construction work in the south, we recommend driving in from the north, via the E16 and Samsmoveien. Follow the signs to Kistefos.
Catch a train to Hønefoss and/or hop on one of the local buses. The bus stops at Kistefos are called Kistefossvegen and Bergermoen. It's about 1 km to walk from the bus stops and to Kistefos.
Where to find us
Kistefos, Samsmoveien, 41N-3520 Jevnaker, Norway Telephone: +47 61 31 03 83E, mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Opens from 23th May to 17th October
- The sculpture park is available all year
- Area ticket outside opening hours/season 100,-
- Adults 180,-
- Children (up to and including 16) Free
- Seniors/Students 150,-
- Groups 120,-
- Season ticket Adult 450,-
- Season ticket Senior/Student 350,-
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.
New site-specific sculpture by Lawrence Weiner
The new sculpture in 2020 was by the internationally renowned American conceptual artist Lawrence Weiner. Lawrence Weiner's new text-based work is installed on 2 façades of the Kistefoss II waterworks and is a direct response to Kistefos’ rich industrial history.
Sculptor 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