Venues for the 20th International Conference on Conceptual History

The conference will take place at

 • Litteraturhuset (the House of Literature) 

Wergelandsveien 29, 0167 Oslo

 • The Georg Sverdrup building at the University of Oslo, 

Blindern, Moltke Moes vei 39, 0851 Oslo


Google maps overview of Oslo with locations

Getting to Litteraturhuset

From Nationaltheateret:

The easiest is route is a 10 minute walk through the Palace park. From Nationaltheateret exit on to Karl Johans gate and enter the park to your left. Walk up to the palace and cross the park heading North. Litteraturhuset is found across the street at the Northern-most corner of the park.

Google maps directions

From Scandic Holberg Hotel

Litteraturhuset is a 7 minutes walk from the hotel. Follow Welhavensgate North-East for three blocks to Parkveien. Take to the left at Parkveien and follow this street for two minutes. Litteraturhuset is on the corner to your left as you arrive at the corner of Wergelandsveien and Parkveien, across the street is the palace park.

Google maps directions

Getting to the Georg Sverdrup building


Metro services from the centre:

  • 4 Vestli via Majorstuen (direction Storo)
  • 5 Ringen via Majorstuen (direction Storo)
  • 5 Sognsvann


  • Disembark at Blindern
  • If coming from Nationaltheateret exit the platform on the same side where you arrived, and walk straight (South-East), up the hill and through the small park. The Georg Sverdrup building is the large, glass-fronted building in front of you.
  • Google maps directions


Tram services from the centre:

  • 17 Rikshospitalet
  • 18 Rikshospitalet


  • Ask at your hotel for directions to the closest tram station from your location
  • Disembark at Universitetet Blindern.
  • Then, on your left you have the University of Oslo, Campus Blindern.
  • Cross straight through the first open square, through the avenue of trees, and across the square "Frederikkeplassen". 
  • The Georg Sverdrup building is the large, dark, glass-fronted building with collumns at the Southern corner of the square.
  • Main entrance at the bottom of the wide steps to the right as you face the building coming from the tram station.
  • Google maps directions
Published Jan. 17, 2017 6:57 PM - Last modified Aug. 24, 2017 1:11 PM