General Information

Location: The second national pavilion to the left as you enter World Showcase from Future World.

Date Opened: 10/1/1982

# of Rides and Attractions: 2

# of Entertainment and Shows: 1

# of Dining Locations: 2


Rides and Attractions

  • Maelstrom— A wild boat ride through Norway's history.
  • Stave Church— A recreation of the stave churches for which Norway is famous.

Stores and Shopping

History and Trivia

  • At this location: This piece of World Showcase remained unused until Norway became the second (and last) pavilion to open after Epcot, on May 6, 1988.
  • Other Trivia:
    • The runner: There is a statue of Greta Waitz outside of the Stave Church. Greta Waitz is a famous Norwegian marathoner and won the New York City Marathon nine times, no other woman has won more than twice.