We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Erkebispegarden (Archbishop's Palace)

Kongsgaardsgata 1b, Trondheim 7013, Norway
+47 73 89 08 00
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Get the combo ticket with Nidarosdomen!

If you're going to go to the Nidaros cathedral, you should do everything in the area and get the... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
ashltorres
,
Ladera Ranch, California
Very good museum

An excellent museum explaining all the various functions (including non-religious) functions of a... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2017
TravelingDeacon
,
Dothan, Alabama
Read all 162 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 15:30
LOCATION
Kongsgaardsgata 1b, Trondheim 7013, Norway
CONTACT
Website
+47 73 89 08 00
Write a Review
Reviews (162)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 30 April 2017

If you're going to go to the Nidaros cathedral, you should do everything in the area and get the combination ticket. The exhibits have a lot of history and displays which show you more about old Trondheim!

Thank ashltorres
Reviewed 22 April 2017

An excellent museum explaining all the various functions (including non-religious) functions of a Cathedral in medieval times. Contains many interesting artifacts.

Thank TravelingDeacon
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

It was such a great addition to our visit to the cathedral. Best to get a combined ticket from the visitors center for just 160 krons. This gets you access to the cathedral, the royal crowned jewels and the archbishops palace :)

Thank Sara4491
Reviewed 1 November 2016

A good way to learn about the history of Trondheim and the Nidaros Cathedral. Very interesting video presentation about the restoration and maintenance of the cathedral.

Thank Uffe L
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The cathedral, which was pretty much gutted by fire and then left to rot for many years, has been very successfully restored and this museum houses the original artefacts from the cathedral. These include many stone carvings, but also a coin mint workshop and models...More

1  Thank 2020YOLO2020
Reviewed 16 September 2016

A Great Place to visit in Trondheim Norway. I really enjoyed the area where the coins were minted and the tile floor which kept workers from burying coins under the dirt floors. The highlight however was the “Kings Regalia” where we got to see the...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This museum houses original pieces from the cathedral, which was devastated by fires in the 1700s. It's interesting to see what's left of them, and see how they were used as inspiration for the cathedral's restoration. I recommend viewing the the cathedral first, then go...More

1  Thank norskawood
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The archaeology that has been discovered gives a fascinating insight to life of the people in medieval times as well as the ecclesiastical role of the bishop and the restoration of the cathedral.

Thank jane_9758
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Well worth a visit. A wide range of pieces of the old ruined cathedral on the ground floor were eclipsed by exhibits on the lower level. As others have indicated the film is worth seeing and puts the building's history into perspective.However enjoyment would have...More

1  Thank Cangan
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Sadly, as one will learn from excellent short guided tour, the former museum burnt down in the '90s and lost all the relics. However, from the ashes were discovered more history once lost in time. This museum displays some amazingly old statues from the nearby...More

Thank tauna64
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Baklandet Skydsstation
489 reviews
.38 km away
Folk og fe
313 reviews
.43 km away
Frati
627 reviews
.49 km away
Roest Teaterbistro
85 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby Attractions
Nidarosdomen
1,570 reviews
.09 km away
Old Town Bridge
772 reviews
.35 km away
Bakklandet Old Town
124 reviews
.37 km away
Vitensenteret i Trondheim
108 reviews
.50 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Erkebispegarden (Archbishop's Palace) staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit