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About Oslo Congress Centre
Get to know Oslo Congress Centre better
Oslo Congress Centre is a part of Oslo Kongressenter Folkets Hus AS and rents out venues for large and small events like conferences, congresses, meetings, banquets and workshops. Our professional staff strives daily to guarantee the best possible experience for our guests and we gladly provide assistance and everything from high-tech expertise during the event to the serving of first-class lunches and dinners. The company’s major shareholders are LO, Fellesforbundet and Sparebank 1 Østlandet.
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The labor movement need a common meeting place and The People’s House is established.
The construction starts.
The People’s House is finished and opens December the same year. It was written that “The dedication on Sunday, December 8, 1907, was a wonderful celebration. The hall and gallery were filled to the last seat, and the conversation was lively and cheerful down the rows of chairs.”
Over time The People’s House become too small and many wish for expansion of the house.
The People’s House is occupied during the war and the plans for expanding are postponed.
The house is back on Norwegian hands and the plans to expand continue.
The People’s House from 1907 is demolished and a new house is opened, but construction projects and property purchases continue.
The entire block is complete, included a new congress centre after a larger reconstruction of the entire house.
The People’s House change its name to Oslo Kongressenter Folkets Hus BA and the restaurant venue is finished.
The Auditorium sees the light of day.
We begin a five-year long refurbishment project of the whole Congress Centre.
Rehabilitation is needed after the devastation of July 22, 2011.
Oslo Kongressenter Folkets Hus AS is established 15th of January 2013.
The Congress Hall gets a new ceiling, new light rigs and is upgraded.
Upgrading of meeting room wing and reception.
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Train700m to train station
PlaneClose to Oslo Airport