News / Autumn 2020

Experience our great autumn program! Some of our museums are open so you can come and see the exhibits yourself, in addition we have a variety of guided tours and hikes outside (in Norwegian).

Guided tours and hikes are offered with a very limited number of tickets due to infection control, so be sure to pre-book your ticket to be sure to get a seat!

Need help? Please see How to buy tickets - step by step.

This page has summarized our entire program this autumn with direct links to the tickets under each offer:

 

 

EXPERIENCE HISTORY - guided walks


Experience our museums and outdoor areas with one of our experts. 
Limited number of tickets, book your tickets here:

  

School museum 

Scientia potentia est!

Join us at the School Museum and experience life at Norway’s oldest school. In newly restored premises, we present stories about the school’s pupils and teachers through Bergen’s almost 900 years of school history. Knowledge is power!

Duration approx. 45 min. Meeting point at the museum entrance. Adults NOK 150. Students/Children NOK 75. BT Fordel 25% discount for up to 2 adults.

Buy your tickets to the guided tour at the School Museum here 

 

Leprosy Museum 

Science and human dignity

During this guided tour of the Leprosy Museum, St. Jørgen’s Hospital, you will gain a first-hand impression of the everyday life of leprosy patients through the centuries and learn about infection, isolation and research in bygone days.

Duration approx. 45 min. Meeting point at the museum entrance. Adults NOK 150. Students/Children NOK 75. BT Fordel 25% discount for up to 2 adults.

Buy your tickets to the guided tour at the Leprosy Museum here

 

 

300 metres Bergen 

300 metres of Bergen – A walk from St. Jørgen’s Hospital to the old Latin School

These 300 metres were once the stomping ground of citizens, government officials and poor people. This was where funeral processions passed and the people of Bergen took their stroll in the light summer evenings. The guided tour ends at the newly opened School Museum.

Duration approx. 60 min. Meeting point at the entrance to the Leprosy Museum, St. Jørgen’s Hospital. Adults NOK 150. Students/Children NOK 75. BT Fordel 25% discount for up to 2 adults.

Buy your tickets to the guided walk 300 metres of Bergen here

 

 

Damsgård hovedgård 

The 18th century garden at Damsgård Country Mansion

Learn about the historical details of choices of plants and garden elements.

By appointment only.

 

OPEN MUSEUMS

Experience our museums on your own.

 

Håkon´s Hall 

Håkon’s Hall – Symbol of the Golden Age

Adults NOK 100. Free admission for children accompanied by an adult. Students 50% discount. BT Fordel 25% discount for up to 2 adults. Free with the Bergen Card.

Buy your tickets to Håkon's Hall here

 

Rosenkrantztårnet 

The Rosenkrantz Tower – A demonstration of power

Explore the rooms and dim stairwells of the tower's seven floors.

Adults NOK 100. Free admission for children accompanied by an adult. Students 50% discount. BT Fordel 25% discount for up to 2 adults. Free with the Bergen Card.

Buy your tickets the Rosenkrantz Tower here

 

Bryggens Museum 

Bryggens Museum – When Bergen became a city

Experience the fabulous finds from the Middle Ages.

Adults NOK 100. Free admission for children accompanied by an adult. Students 50% discount. BT Fordel 25% discount for up to 2 adults. Free with the Bergen Card.

Buy your tickets to Bryggens Museum here

 

 

BYMUSEET FOR CHILDREN

Take your children on a journey through time and space. Follow in the footsteps of kings and queens. Experience medieval treasures, cannons and eerie dungeons and visit the Regens family in the year 1826.

Bryggens Museum – Look what I found!


What did you find this time? The exhibition ‘Under Ground’ shows some of the small and big treasures the archaeologists have unearthed here at Bryggen. The finds tell stories of life in Bergen more than 500 years ago. The museum offers different activities, and if you have the courage, you can even smell the Middle Ages!

Buy your tickets to Bryggens Museum here
(NB: FREE admission for children accompanied by an adult)
 

 

Håkon´s Hall 

Håkon’s Hall – The Hall of Kings!

Join us to see the hall of the king himself! Hundreds of knights and royalty celebrated weddings and coronation ceremonies here for hundreds of years. In the lower storey, we see where the scribes sat writing with their quills, and the king once kept his treasure trove in the cellar! Where these treasures are now, nobody knows, but you’re allowed to look …

Buy your tickets to the King Håkon's Hall here
(NB: FREE admission for children accompanied by an adult)

 

Rosenkrantztårnet 

The Rosenkrantz Tower – Kings and cannons!


In the Rosenkrantz Tower, you can climb the steep stairs from room to room and all the way to the top. Through chambers and parlours where the princes and princesses of the Middle Ages lived. In the cellar, you can see the dark and eerie dungeon, and at the top, you find the cannons, ready to be fired against pirates and enemies who were trying to take Bergen.

Buy your tickets to the Rosenkrantz Tower here
(NB: FREE admission for children accompanied by an adult)

 

 

 

ANNUAL PASS

So much fun to join in here! With an annual pass you enter for FREE

all our museums
all expert walks
all tours
all Monday lectures

Visit one of our open museums and buy the annual pass for NOK. 1000, - at the reception / checkout before the event starts, so you can choose and discard all the free tickets already now!

 

BOOK YOUR OWN WALK/GUIDED TOUR


We are happy to organise guided tours for smaller groups. Please contact us for an offer and price, on e-mail at booking@bymuseet.no

We encourage all our visitors to come by bike or on foot instead of using public transport

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Summer programme 2020

Get to know Bergen better! Bymuseet shows the 950 year history of Bergen with exiting expert guided walks by our experts, guided tours at the museums and various exhibitions. Have a nice holiday in Norway!
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