About Us

Located in the heart of Oslo, Oslo Kongressenter Folkets Hus AS, is a stock company with majority shareholders being the Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions (LO), the Jern og Metall Union and the Sparebank 1. The history of the “People’s House” goes all the way back to the end of the 19th century, however the today's congress centre building was completed in 1989.

Oslo Congress Centre is a leading modern congress centre consisting of more than 20 event rooms of various sizes.

Oslo Congress Centre hosts nearly 1,000 events over the course of a year. We help our customers with everything from planning to implementation. Our flexible rooms, meeting rooms, restaurants and break areas enable us to tailor-make everything from smaller meetings to major conferences and congresses. We also have extensive experience in arranging banquets, Christmas dinners, corporate kick-offs, events, fairs and concerts.

Quality, flexibility, innovation and focus on service are important aspects of our offering.

In addition to the conference department, Oslo Kongressenter Folkets Hus AS has a property department (leasing and operating approximately 25,000 m² of office space), an in-house service centre (photocopying and digital printing) and its own cafeteria.

We currently have approximately 70 employees and a turnover of approximately NOK 120 million.



  • Approximately 12,000 m² 
  • 25 different facilities (halls, meeting rooms, and restaurants)
  • Approximately 2,500-3,000 m² exhibition area (including the Congress Hall and Forum)
  • 1,400 seats in one hall – conference layout
  • 1,040 seats in one hall – banquet layout



  • Located right in the centre of Oslo
  • 35 minutes from Oslo Airport Gardermoen
  • 7 minutes’ walk (700 m) from Oslo central station
  • Universal design




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Oslo Kongressenter Folkets Hus AS
Youngsgate 21, 0181 Oslo
Tel: + 47 90 70 99 99
Fax: +47 23 06 10 09
NO 911791366 MVA


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Value for money!
Oslo Congress Centre has been listed as the 4th most price competetive congress centre in Europe bt CAT publications.