2021

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The missing gift!

At Bryggen you can join a theater walk for children.

We are in Bjørgvin. Gyda wants to give a gift to Torgeir and you are invited on a journey inwards into corridors at Bryggen to get a gift. Here you meet several of the city’s inhabitants, some to help and others to hinder. Once of a sudden the gift is missing! Then everyone must help Gyda find the gift.

After the theater walk, you are invited to Bryggens Museum, where you can visit the exhibition “Under ground” included in the ticket price.

2., 4., 9., 11. and 16 December. Adult NOK 200/Children NOK 100.

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Old Bergen Museum

Opening hours
Closed for the season 2021. The open air museum and the beautiful park area can be visited all year round.
Location of Old Bergen Museum

The King Håkon´s Hall

Opening hours
Closed: 28. November 2021 – 7. January 2022.
Location of King Hakons Hall

The Rosenkrantz Tower

Opening hours
Closed 31.10.21 – 07.01.22
Location of The Rosenkrantz Tower

Bryggens Museum

Opening hours
29.11-19.12: Monday, Friday, Sunday 11-14. Thursday 11-19. Saturday 11-16.
20.12-31.12: Monday-Thursday 11-14
Closed 24., 25., 26., 31. December 2021. 1.-7. January 2022
Location of Bryggens Museum
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The School Museum

Opening hours
Closed
Location of The School Museum

Leprosy Museum St. Jørgens Hospital

Opening hours
Closed for the season 2021. Groups on request March – September.
Location of Leprosy Museum St. Jørgens Hospital

Damsgård Country Mansion

Opening hours
Closed for the season 2021. Groups on request May – September.
Location of Damsgård Country Mansion

Hordamuseet Museum

Opening hours
No regular opening hours.
Outdoor area open all year. Free entrance.
Location of Hordamuseet

Alvøen Manor

Opening hours
No regular opening hours at the Manor House.
Gardens open all year. Free entrance.
Location of Alvøen Manor

Guided tours in English

Bryggens Museum: Under ground – a guided tour

The big archaeological excavations at Bryggen in the 1950s and 60s opened a new door to the mysterious Middle Ages. Several meters below ground the archaeologists found building remains, runic inscriptions and a huge amount of other artifacts that tells stories of international trade, pirate attacks, faith and religion, power and everyday life. 

Come join our guided tour to learn about the medieval way of life in Bergen through the many artifacts displayed in our exhibition. 

Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays at 11 AM.

Duration approx. 45 minutes

Price: Adults 160, –   Students 80, –   Children Free 

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The King Håkon´s Hall: 750 years of history

Care to learn about royal weddings, quarrelling priests and waring Kings? Join us at Bergenhus Fortress on our guided tour through more than 700 years of history. 

Hear of the Kings and Queens, chiefs, priests, and prisoners who lived and worked here, and see for yourselves the marks they have left. Starting in the Golden Age of medieval Norway in the 13th century, we continue through the years of decay to the grand restorations of the 19th and 20th centuries. 

Duration approx. 45 minutes

Price: Adults 160, –   Students 80, –   Children Free

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Prices

Entrance to our museums 2021:
Adults 120
Students NOK 60
Children under 18 free of charge. Children under 14 years old must be accompanied by an adult
Bergen Card free entrance
BT card 25 % discount for up to 2 adults.