By municipality's most famous cultural centers include, among others, Peder Balke Center, Kapp Melkefabrikk and Mjøsmuseet.
Opportunities for outdoor recreation are great, including beach roads along Lake Mjøsa, a 60 km long pilgrim trail and good opportunities for swimming and fishing at the lake. There are several good map of hiking areas, and miles of hiking trails are signposted on Totenåsen. Totenåsen is an outdoor paradise both in summer and winter.
On Torsætra can take a well-deserved raged serving traditional food from Toten.
Mjøsa provides opportunities for swimming and boating. The boardwalk from Peder Balke Centre to Kapp, as well as network of trails in Skreia-/Totenvikaområdet is an experience.