Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Bergen is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Bergen a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Bergen.
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Dreggsallmenningen 3, 5835 Bergen, Norway
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Bryggens Museum makes for an excellent foray into the museums of Bergen. One of the primary reasons the Bryggens Museums should be one of the first you visit is due to its location. The Bryggens Museum is the site of Bergen’s first settlement.While laying down the foundations for the Bryggens Museum, foundations of an 800 year old buildin...
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Nyhavnsveien 4, 5042 Bergen, Norway
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Gamle Bergen, or Old Bergen in English, is an open air museum that guarantees fun for all ages. With a promise to send you back in time, the Gamle Bergen Museum boasts of what 19th century looked like. With around 50 structures built to look like they belonged in the 18th and 19th century, Gamle Bergen shows you why Bergen was Europe’s larges...
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Fantoftvegen 38, 5072 Bergen, Norway
10:30 am - 06:00 pm
During the Middle Ages, Norway had the monopoly on wooden stave churches- from the original 750 they had, 30 are standing today. Stave Churches are architecturally distinct with their dragon heads, carved doorways and vertical planks. The best church with this kind of architecture is the Fantoft Stavkirke. Located in the south of Bergen, the origin...
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Rasmus Meyers allé 3, Downtown, Bergen, 5015
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
One of the most prominent establishments of Bergen and a must see for everyone passing by or stopping at Bergen, the Bergen Kunst or Art Museum is among the largest museums of Norway. Given the constant expansion the museum undergoes, there’s no telling whether or not you’ll recognize the museum when you visit for the second time.
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5215 Lysekloster, Norway
Lyse Abbey is a monastery located in south-western Norway. The name "Lyse" comes from Lysefjorden, which means "the fjord of light." Lyse Abbey was founded in the 12th century by the Bishop of Bergen. The first monks to this monastery came from Fountains Abbey in England after which this monastery grew quite popular and was one of the most importan...