Astruptunet Astruptunet

Plan your visit

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

11. September 2023 — 17. May 2024
Closed. Guided tours on demand
For guided tours please contact museum leader Solveig Berg Lofnes at +47 99 20 26 76 / +47 47 47 22 36.
18. May 2024 — 16. June 2024
Opens mid-May. Will be updated
Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
17. June 2024 — 11. August 2024
Open every day. Will be updated

There is some work being done on the houses and in the garden. The accessebility is therefore not always optimal. Our opening hours are valid and we will assist you where needed.

Ticket prices

  • Children (aged 0-18): Free
  • Seniors/students Gallery: 80 NOK
  • Seniors/students Guided tour: 130 NOK
  • Adults Gallery: 110 NOK
  • Adults Guided tour: 130 NOK
  • Groups (15+) Gallery: 90 NOK
  • Groups (15+) Guided tour: Make a deal
  • Season Pass Individual: 350 NOK
  • Season Pass Familiy: 500 NOK
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, a stone's throw away from the entrance.


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 landscape can be difficult to navigate for wheel-chair users or others disabilties. We are happy to assist you as best we can. Please call 47 47 65 81 / 99 20 26 76 and let us know of your needs before your visit. E-mail us at

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