Sentrum, literally Center, is the core of inside the first ring road, plus the area around the Royal Palace and Tjuvholmen island. This is the area around Oslo's main street, Karl Johan street, and the Akershus fortress overlooking the harbour and the great Oslo fjord.
Photo: Wilhelm Joys Andersen, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The is the home of the Norwegian National Opera and Ballet, and the national opera theatre in . Photo: Krakers, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
or Akershus Castle is a medieval in the Norwegian capital that was built to protect and provide a royal residence for the city. Photo: Tsca, CC BY 2.5.

Town hall
is a municipal building in , the capital of . Photo: Ranveig, CC SA 1.0.

The in is one of 's largest and most prominent venues for performance of dramatic arts. Photo: Godot13, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is 's capital and largest city, with 700,000 citizens in the city proper and about 1.5 million inhabitants in greater . Photo: Krakers, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the sector of between Ring 1 and Ring 3 and between Highway 168 in the west and Akerselva in the East. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a neighborhood in the Sentrum borough of , Norway. Photo: jorneriksson, CC BY 2.0.


59.9104° or 59° 54' 37.3" north
10.7397° or 10° 44' 22.8" east
Open Location Code
24 metres (79 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 8111556220
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: وسط البلد
  • Cebuano: Sentrum
  • Chinese: 森特伦
  • Chinese: 森特倫
  • Danish: Sentrum
  • Dutch: Sentrum
  • Egyptian Arabic: وسط البلد
  • English: Sentrum, Oslo
  • Estonian: Sentrum
  • French: Sentrum
  • German: Sentrum
  • German: Sentrum (Oslo)
  • Hebrew: אוסלו/מרכז העיר
  • Hebrew: מרכז העיר
  • Norwegian: Sentrum
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Oslo sentrum
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sentrum
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sentrum
  • Polish: Sentrum
  • Ukrainian: Сентрум

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