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Old 07-31-2005, 10:24 PM
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Palace of Oscarshall

Pics of Oscarshall Palace:

http://www.pluto.no/kulturspeilet/f...Oscarshall1.jpg

http://www.pluto.no/kulturspeilet/f...oscarshall2.jpg
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Old 07-31-2005, 10:29 PM
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Pics of the beautiful Oscarshall Palace:
http://pub.tv2.no/nettavisen/side2/k...&slide=0#slide
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The summer palace of Oscarshall is situated on the peninsula of Bygdø, in Oslo. The palace is built on a rise, with a garden sloping down to the Oslo Fjord. It is the property of the state and placed at the disposal of the King.

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kongehuset.no - Oscarshall
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Old 08-21-2009, 08:38 AM
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After it has been closed for renovations the Palace of Oscarshall will be opened for the public again on august 26th.

HQ pictures of the Palace:

http://www.kongehuset.no/aim/kongehu...et:quality=100
http://www.kongehuset.no/aim/kongehu...et:quality=100
http://www.kongehuset.no/aim/kongehu...et:quality=100
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http://www.kongehuset.no/aim/kongehu...et:quality=100
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Old 07-06-2012, 03:40 AM
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http://wikimapia.org/#lat=59.9106689&lon=10.6938086&z=18&l=21&m=b
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An article and a few pictures about Oscarshall:
Waterfront walk to a royal retreat : Views and News from Norway
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Old 06-13-2013, 02:15 PM
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The Royal House of Norway - Oscarshall

Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Oscarshall

some pictures from inside
dining room 1
dining room 2
dining room 3
room in another floor
details on a chair
Pictures of Oscar I. and his wife Josephine
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I like the fact that the Palace of Oscarshall was named for King Oscar I.
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The King and Queen gets new outdoor stage at Oscarshall for their anniversary - Norway Today
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Some of the ceilings have ornate detail. There are extravagant paintings on the walls of some rooms.
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Some of the ceilings have ornate detail. There are extravagant paintings on the walls of some rooms.
Big rooms for such a small palace. It reminds me of the parliament building in San Marino.
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I'd never heard of Oscarshell until now but it seems to be a beautiful and intriguing palace. Norway is on my bucket list so I'll make sure to add Oscarshell to places to see in the country if I get the chance to visit one day.
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I'd never heard of Oscarshell until now but it seems to be a beautiful and intriguing palace. Norway is on my bucket list so I'll make sure to add Oscarshell to places to see in the country if I get the chance to visit one day.
HereditaryPrincess, You may not have heard of Oscarshall because it is not mentioned as much as the other Norwegian royal residences. However, it has a grandeur all of its own. You actually have to see Oscarshall in person. What words can describe its regalness?
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