Drammens Museum's new Writing Series

April 28, 2020

Volume 1 in Drammens Museum's Scripture Series The Tabernacle and the Holy Grail.

Character tips - New looks

February 21, 2020

DRAMMEN ART ASSOCIATION 2019: Exciting art collaboration

June 12, 2019

Father and daughter explore different levels of presence

Where have all the stories gone - long time passing

June 12, 2019

With this paraphrase of Pete Seeger's classic protest song from the mid-1950s updated and expanded by Joan Baez and Peter, Paul and Mary in the 1960s, I ask myself a question. Where have all the good stories gone?

THE MUSEUM - summer 2019

June 12, 2019

The path system in Bragernesåsen

September 18, 2018

The many ways to go…

June 5, 2018

We are so lucky in Drammen that we have a unique cultural monument that is used by the city's population almost 150 years after it was built. A group of far-sighted citizens saw the potential that lay in Bragernesåsen.


June 5, 2018

On Saturday 2 June, we launched the 4th issue of the magazine MUSEET - this year with 4 pages of extra reading material.

What does the 20th century look like?

July 12, 2017

It is, of course, a hopeless question to answer, what a whole century looks like. And it must also be asked, when did the 20th century actually begin and when does it end?

An Insiders selection!

July 9, 2017

Drammens Museum has been a museum since 1908, and we like to say that we have approx. 50,000 items in our collection. In the collection we have "ones" within their genre, such as trophies from Nøstetangen, silver objects from famous silversmiths in Drammen, rose-painted objects by Herbrand Sata, textiles woven by Frida Hansen and paintings by JC Dahl.

Popular lecture series on the concept of identity

July 7, 2017

What do we put in the concept of identity? In a series of lectures, we have invited researchers in various disciplines to share their knowledge with us and the public at our Culture Evenings based on the concept of identity.

When the present meets the past

June 13, 2017

Cyclical time at Hallingtunet

June 7, 2017

We think we are getting less and less time, and feel more and more need to arrange the little time we have. We have calendars, with dates for each day of the year, and weeks and months with names in specific order. A record calendar has a spring page and an autumn page; on June 30, we turn the calendar over, and when the year is over, we throw it away: the year is over, we are done with it, and it will never come again.

THE MUSEUM - summer 2017

June 2, 2017

Generous support for Art Criticism on the fly

April 21, 2017

Drammens Museum has received support from the Norwegian Cultural Council for further development of the concept "Art criticism on fire!"

Rural art at a museum in the city

October 12, 2016

At Drammens Museum we have a fabulously beautiful collection of 18th and 19th century art and visual art culture from town and country. Highlights of this collection are displayed daily in the museum's main building at the exhibition Objects for Life.

The school's cultural history

July 15, 2016

School is something that absolutely everyone is interested in. Everyone has parents who have gone to school, everyone has gone to school, most have children who go to school.

We at the museum

June 28, 2016

In addition to museum director Åsmund Thorkildsen, we are 10 employees at Drammens Museum who work in various ways to ensure that our audience is met with a comprehensive and varied museum offer.