The long lasting restorations of Bergen Hanseatic Museum has just started, it will go on for six years. The museum will be closed for the public and visitors in this period, it closed in the winter of year 2018.

However,

We do have good Hanseatic museum alternatives for you in Bergen

…as the Hanseatic Assembly Rooms Schotstuene, also in the center of Bergen, very close to famous Bryggen. This museum is opening for the summer season at May 8th 2019.

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At this photo you see the famous museum is not so instagram friendly anymore as they have started the restorations of the iconic museum exterior.

This is a photo of the Hanseatic Museum showing how it used to look:

Norway Bergen - Hanseatic Museum at Bryggen in Bergen
Norway Bergen – Hanseatic Museum at Bryggen in Bergen

This is How Hanseatic Museum Looks Now

This is how the Hanseatic museum look like now with scaffolding:

Norway Bergen - 6 Years of Restorations of Bergen Hanseatic Museum Just Started
Norway Bergen – 6 Years of Restorations of Bergen Hanseatic Museum Just Started

Now you know what to expect for the next 6 years 🙂