Vår Frelsers gravlund (Cemetery of Our Savior) is a cemetery in Oslo, Norway, located north of Hammersborg in Gamle Aker district. 

It was created in 1808 as a result of the great famine and cholera epidemic of the Napoleonic Wars. Its grounds were extended in 1911. The cemetery has been full since 1952. The cemetery is known primarily for Æreslunden, Norway's main honorary burial ground.

There are some beautiful sculptures in the cemetery. Including some works of Gustav Vigeland (creator of the Vigeland park).

Some famous Norwegians buried there:

  • Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
  • Camilla Collett
  • Viggo Hansteen
  • Henrik Ibsen
  • Edvard Munch
  • Alf Prøysen
  • Johan Sverdrup
  • Henrik Wergeland

 

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