One of the main attractions of Bergen is the mountains surrounding the city. Bergen is an urban town with great scenic surroundings that you can explore. Mountain hiking is an important part of the Norwegian culture, and this is an opportunity to experience Bergen from a different angle. If you want to go deeper and…
St. Mary Church is the oldest building in Bergen. The church is from the first half of the 12th century, and one of the most outstanding Romanesque churches in Norway.
The largest and most imposing building of the royal residency in the 13th-century.
Hanseatic Bryggen in Bergen – Building tradition dating back almost 900 years. Come visit, see and feel the Bergen history
The Home of the Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg.
Come and see the unique view from the top of Mount Ulriken! The Ulriken Mountain Restaurant is open when the cable-car is running. Dinner, beer and wine. During summer the outdoor restaurant serves grill food.
A look at Norway’s fishing industry.
The Ole Bull grave site in Bergen
The Johan Nordal Brun grave site in Bergen
The Witch Stone in memory of the women and men.
Combined residence and fortified tower to Bergen, dating back to medieval times. Great view from the top!
Great nature and beautiful wooden houses. Utne is located in Ullensvang municipal. Daytrip from Bergen. Express boat from center of Bergen.
Ruins of the St. Catherine Church and St. Catherine Hospital
The world famous fish market in Bergen.
The archeological excavations of Bryggen.
St John’s Church in Bergen was built in 1894. It is one of the finest neo-Gothic churches in Norway. Organ recitals frequently.
One of the most extensive collections of marine fauna in Europe. The Bergen Aquarium is located on the outermost point of Nordnes, with a delightful view over the approach to the port of Bergen. Seals and penguins playing in the large pools welcome you to the Aquarium that has as one of Europe’s largest collections…
Bergen Hiking Club is an organizer of shorter and longer hikes in the Bergen area.
Here you can see both Norwegian national costumes and the great atmosphere in the street called Olav Kyrres Gate
Great hiking and amazing view. Voringsfossen is one of the highest waterfalls in Europe. Powered by nature.
The history of seafaring.
A very popular 12 days long trip along the magnificent Norwegian coast.
In this great shop and workshop of Gunvor you will find cool cards, illustrations and prints with lovely motifs. She also sells a few different books. Do you want to spruce up your office, or maybe at your home, the Gunvors shop right place to visit. If you do not understand the Norwegian text, do…
Bergen Technical Museum aims to show the technical development in Bergen and in western Norway, with focus on land transport.
Vividly illustrate social life at the famous UNESCO site Bryggen in Bergen.
Hordaland Art Centre was established 1976 as the first artist run art centre in Norway. Its activities are based around the exhibition program with equal emphasis on seminars, presentations and dialogue. Hordaland Art Centre is located at Nordnes, pretty much in the center of Bergen. Street Address: Klosteret 17 Tel. +47 55 90 85 90…
The theater in Bergen with over 150 years of history.
Hanseatic Museum Bergen has old interiors from the 18th and 19th centuries. Here you find useful information about the museum…
«Rasmus Meyers Collection» contains main works from Norwegian art history from the 18th century to 1915, i.e. J.C.Dahl, Tidemand and Gude, Werenskiold, Chr. Krogh, as well as a notable collection of Edvard Munch.
Bergen Cathedral, a church with a long and turbulent history.
Ulriken Cable Car takes you to the top of Mount Ulriken, one of the seven mountains surrounding the city of Bergen. And also the Ulriken Restaurant Sky:Skraper next to the cable car upper station. Get to the Ulriken Cable Car You have several options: You can walk from the center of Bergen You can go…
The church forms part of the old leprosy hospital buildings.