Freedom of Expression Festival

Join us as we celebrate expression in all its forms. Visit us at City Hall Square to learn something new and be inspired to use your freedom of speech. We invite you to a weekend with interesting talks, music, illustration and literature.

Time: 2 Sep 2022 16:00 - 15:00
Place: Nobel Peace Center

Friday 2 September: 15:00-22:00 CET
Saturday 3 September: 11:00-17:00 CET

When the two journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, the connection between freedom of the press, democracy and peace was established. At the end of a year of events, exhibitions and school programs about this important and increasingly relevant Peace Prize, we invite you to the Freedom of Expression Festival on 2 and 3 September.

On Friday 2 September, we are also hosting an international peace conference with Peace Prize laureates, media experts and activistson stage.

See full programme and register for the digital conference here!

2 September Nobel Peace Center is closed due to the Freedom of Expression conference.
3 September Half Price on entrance due to the Freedom of Expression festival.

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Thank you to our main partners for Freedom of Expression Festival: Hydro, Reitan Retail, Luminate, Amedia, Fritt Ord, Designit.