Leprosy Museum

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  • Address: St. George's Hospital, Kong Oscars gt. 59, Downtown, Bergen, 5017, Norway
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  • Timings: 11:00 am - 03:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +47-55308030
  • Ticket Price: 70 NOK
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Educational Site, Historical Site, Memorial, Monument, Family And Kids, Exhibition

One of the deadliest diseases to ever hit the world, the stigma and the spread of leprosy is known to one and all. People diagnosed with leprosy were subject to humiliation and were considered as outcasts and thereby banished from their community. St. George’s hospital in Bergen was home to many a lepers during the disease’s peak.

Today, the hospital stands as a monument for the millions that fell prey to this disease. Now the name of the museum might throw you off but don’t be misled by it- the Leprosy Museum is one of the best places where you’ll learn as much as you can about early medicine and stupendous efforts that went into the research of Leprosy in order to understand and combat it.

  • Tickets for students are priced at NOK 35.
  • Children are granted free entry.

  • Bus: 20, 21, 22, 23, or 24

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  • Leprosy Museum Address: St. George's Hospital, Kong Oscars gt. 59, Downtown, Bergen, 5017, Norway
  • Leprosy Museum Contact Number: +47-55308030
  • Leprosy Museum Timing: 11:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Leprosy Museum Price: 70 NOK
  • Best time to visit Leprosy Museum(preferred time): 11:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Leprosy Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 38.22% of people who visit Bergen include Leprosy Museum in their plan

  • 87.3% of people start their Leprosy Museum visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Leprosy Museum

Monday, Thursday and Friday

63.83% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Leprosy Museum

People normally club together Fish And Flower Market and Gamle Bergen Museum Or Old Bergen Museum while planning their visit to Leprosy Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures