Embassy in Washington

Photo: Royal Norwegian Embassy.

Ambassador Kåre Aas’s distinguished career with the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs began in 1983. He left his position in Oslo as Political Director in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to become the Norwegian Ambassador to the United States. He presented his credentials to President Obama at the White House on Sept. 17, 2013. Read more

      The Embassy is closed (2014): January 1 (New Years Day) January 20 (Martin Luther King Day) February 17 (President's Day) April 18 (Good Friday) May 1 (International Workers' Day) May 17 (Norwegian Constitution Day) May 26 (Memorial Day) July 4 (Independence Day) September 1 (Labor Day) October 13 (Columbus Day) November 27 (Thanksgiving Day) December 25 (Christmas) Decem Read more

Individuals at the Embassy can be reached by telephone, fax or e-mail: Telephone: (202) 333-6000 Fax: (202) 469-3990 E-mail: emb.washington@mfa.no           Ambassador Kåre R. Aas Ambassador of Norway to the United States Ms. Lajla Brandt Jakhelln Minister (Deputy Chief of Mission and Head of Administration) Ms. Elin A. Kylvåg Chief Scheduler and Personal Assistant to the Read more

Stay in touch with the Norwegian Embassy in Washington, D.C. on Facebook and Twitter. Read more

Are you moving to the Washington, D.C. area and are looking for a Norwegian community? Use this list to get in touch with Norwegian-American organizations in the national capital region. Read more

Following is a list of all Ambassadors of Norway to the United States, 1905-present. Read more

Since its establishment in 1999, the Friends of Norway Caucus has worked to strengthen the relationship, and open dialogue, between the two nations on a variety of issues that have both bilateral and global impacts. Read more

This video, produced by the American Embassy in Oslo, gives a brief look into what it is like to live and study in Norway. Read more