This section is responsible for archives, libraries, museums, visual art, planning and building matters, cultural buildings, the war graves service, intangible cultural heritage and the coordination of the Department’s R&D activities. The section also oversees the National Archives of Norway, the National Library of Norway and KORO (Public Art Norway). In addition to responsibility for museum grants and various visual art grants, this section is also responsible for grants in other areas, such as the Nobel Peace Centre.