The museum building is finally restored

April 26, 2016

The museum is in the process of renovating the façade of the museum building, which began in 1924 and was completed in 1930. After the façade renovation, the building will appear in its former glory.

Art criticism fired!

February 25, 2016

The concept is inspired by cooking and music programs on television. We have arranged two evenings with this concept and experience that the audience finds this both educational and entertaining.

Denmark's design hero for Drammen

February 4, 2016

Kay Bojesen is associated with "the mood in Danish design" and gave life to the charming tripe
which adorns many a Norwegian home today. Now the largest exhibition of his products outside Denmark ever is presented at Drammen Museum.

Press release - Strengthening of the Open Air Museum at Marienlyst

November 6, 2015

The park as an idea

November 5, 2015

There is very little that we humans can say that is immediately given and independent of how we have developed models and thought structures to be able to understand and relate to the environment. Both art and cultural history (with the styles) and nature appear in our culture as ideas. Even nature appears to us as something conveyed, interpreted, already shaped.

Arbo's neoclassical park at Marienlyst

November 5, 2015

Gardens and parks are cultural monuments. In a museum's ownership and management, these are defined as cultural-historical objects that require even closer follow-up than buildings.


June 9, 2015

Publication - Crossroads

December 2, 2014

New technology contributes to a richer museum visit

February 28, 2013

Kunstporten is the result of a unique collaboration between Lillehammer Art Museum, the National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, the Munch Museum, Henie Onstad Art Center, Haugar Vestfold Art Museum, Drammens Museum and the Astrup Fearnley Museum.

Meeting point Museum

April 21, 2011

"Meeting place The museum" will be an informal meeting place, and is an open invitation to children and adults in multicultural associations and groups in Drammen for a free, dialogue-based tour where we bring in an interpreter as needed. These associations are encouraged to contact to register their interest in the offer.