Maihaugen at Lillehammer is one of the largest and oldest open air museums in Europe. Maihaugen is a living museum offering cultural experiences and family activities.

Maihaugen has more than 170 old timber buildings from the Gudbrandsdalen Valley and Lillehammer area on display. The museum also has indoor exhibitions where one presents Norwegian history and everyday life during important historical stages in the country's development. The museum is about a 10 minute walk from Birkebeineren Hotel & Apartments.