The museum is closed throughout 2020

As a result of Covid-19, all the Armed Forces’ museums have been closed since mid-March. Parts of the public-facing business are now being opened in line with current infection control rules. It has nevertheless been decided that the Defense Museum in Oslo, Bergenhus Fortress Museum, Rustkammeret in Trondheim, the Marine Museum in Horten and the The Norwegian Armed Forces Aircraft Collection at Gardermoen will be closed for the remainder of 2020. Employees at the closed museums will spend their time developing the future offer to the public, especially in digital and digital communication. This is to make the museums more sustainable and strengthen the role of important communicators of Norwegian war and military history in the future as well.