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The beautiful home of Engel and Nikolai Astrup is idyllically situated by Jølstravatnet. We offer a unique selection of the artistic couple’s works. You can enjoy a snack while strolling through the lush motifs from the paintings.


The Astruptunet artists’ home is situated on Jølstravatnet’s southern shore.

Nikolai Astrups veg 1135
6847 Vassenden

Opening hours

1. July — 31. July
Every day 11.00-17.00
1. August — 14. August
Every day 11.00-16.00
19. August — 11. September
Friday-Sunday 11.00-16.00

Ticket prices

  • Children (aged 7-18): 50 NOK
  • Seniors/students Gallery: 75 NOK
  • Seniors/students Guided tour: 100 NOK
  • Adults Gallery: 100 NOK
  • Adults Guided tour: 125 NOK
  • Groups (10+) Gallery: 75 NOK
  • Groups (10+) Guided tour: 100 NOK
  • Family (2 adults + children aged 7-18): 250 NOK
  • Season Pass Individual: 300 NOK
  • Season Pass Familiy: 500 NOK
Children aged 6 or less are admitted for free.
Minimum price for guided tour outside opening hours: 500 NOK

Season Pass grants free admission for 1 year from date of purchase. The Season Pass does not provide free entry to special events or free publications.

Museum contact information (reception)

Nikolai Astrups veg 1135
6847 Vassenden


There is free parking by the lake, just below the buildings.


Homemade cakes and waffles with coffee. During the summer we also have ice cream.

Gift shop

We have a selection of tote bags, t-shirts, postcards and Nikolai Astrup art posters. We also have books on Nikolai Astrup and other artists.

Accessibility for visitors with disabilities/other important points on universal design

The area can be difficult to navigate for wheel-chair users, but we are happy to assist you as best we can. Please call 47 47 65 81 / 99 20 26 76 and let us know beforehand.

Restrooms for visitors with disabilities and others can be found in the café.