37 Sights in Bergen, Norway (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Bergen, Norway. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 37 sights are available in Bergen, Norway.

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1. Treet

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Treet is a building in Bergen, located in the immediate vicinity of the Puddefjord Bridge. The building is constructed as a wooden building with glulam beams as external and internal skeletons, and has 14 floors above the concrete base, which includes parking and technical main installations. Bergen og Omegn Boligbyggelag was the developer, while the architectural firm Artec Prosjekt Team AS designed the building.

Wikipedia: Treet (Bergen) (NO)

2. St Mary's Church

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St Mary's Church is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Bergen Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located in the Bryggen area in the central part of the city of Bergen. It is one of the churches for the Bergen Cathedral parish which is part of the Bergen domprosti (arch-deanery) in the Diocese of Bjørgvin. The large, gray stone church was built in a long church design using plans drawn up by an unknown architect. The church seats about 240 people. The construction of the church is believed to have started in the 1130s or 1140s and completed around 1180, making this church the oldest remaining building in the whole city of Bergen. There have been a few fires that burned the church, as well as several renovations and reconstructions, most recently in 2013.

Wikipedia: St Mary's Church, Bergen (EN)

3. Bryggen Hanseatic Wharf

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Bryggen, also known as Tyskebryggen, is a series of Hanseatic heritage commercial buildings lining up the eastern side of the Vågen harbour in the city of Bergen, Norway. Bryggen has been on the UNESCO list for World Cultural Heritage sites since 1979.

Wikipedia: Bryggen (EN)

4. Snorremonumentet

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The stone tablet is the name of the monument erected by durian, a memorial stone commemorated by Norway and Iceland; In the Castle of 1220, the most famous is the Icelandic poet and chieftain who wrote Hemsclera, the sign in the Castle, in the 1220s. The monument is eight meters high and eight watts in granite. It was unveiled by the Yellow-breasted Grove, who was Minister of Culture in Queen Wickham's second government, 23. In September 1941, at the celebration of the 700th anniversary of the death of String Express Company. The monument was demolished during liberation after World War II. That's not clear, what happened to Botana. On July 20, 1947, a memorial above the bow was unveiled on the ice of Wrekholt, a site that lasted from 1206 until its killing in 1241. The monument, made up of sculptures designed in 1938 by Norwegian sculptor Gustav Vigeland, is believed to be a gift to the 700-year mark of the northerner's death. In 1948, a replica of the monument was erected on the square of the Cannabis Church in the Rock. At the dregs dock at the entrance of the dock museum, spectators were moved to the public of dregs. The vice-state's snake statue is 2.54 meters high and stands on a pedestal about three meters high. There are inscriptions on the pedestal, such as "Tailless Tour", "1178", "1241" and "Norwegian Travel".

Wikipedia: Snorremonumentet (NO)

5. Motehuset Sundt

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Sundt's department store is located in Torgallmenningen 14 in the city centre of Bergen. The building was designed by the architect Per Grieg, and the department store opened on 18 July 1938. 50 years later, in 1988, the building was protected, as a result of the cultural monument being threatened by extensions in height. What is preserved by the original interior is also included in the preservation. Sundt department store is considered one of the main works of functionalism in Norway. In 1961, the architect was awarded the Houen Foundation's diploma for the building. The building is currently owned by DNB Næringseiendom AS. In the period 2022-2024, the entire building will be renovated.

Wikipedia: Sundt varemagasin (NO)

6. The blue stone

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The Blue Stone is a monument in the city of Bergen, Norway. The stone is nine meters long, and made of Brazilian sodalite. It is resting on a stone block, which gives it a characteristic inclination towards the northeast. The entire sculpture is placed on a larger foundation along with a smaller gray square stone sculpture that appears as a cover to an opening at the end of the foundation. It is considered a typical meeting point for the locals. In 2007 the rock was covered with pink plastic as a part of a marketing stunt, and after the 2011 Norway attacks it was used as a memorial site and covered with flowers.

Wikipedia: The Blue Stone (EN)

7. Korskirken

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Holy Cross Church is a special parish church in Bergen municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is situated in the centre of the city of Bergen, just east of the head of the Vågen bay. The church is located at the intersection of the streets Kong Oscars gate and Nedre Korskirkeallmenning. It is one of the churches for the Bergen domprosti parish which is part of the Bergen domprosti (arch-deanery) in the Diocese of Bjørgvin. The large stone church was built in a cruciform design around the year 1150 using plans drawn up by an unknown architect. The church seats about 600 people.

Wikipedia: Holy Cross Church, Bergen (EN)

8. Maritime Museum

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Maritime Museum Nina Aldin Thune / CC-BY-SA-3.0

Bergen Maritime Museum was founded on 13 April 1921 and officially opened on 18 February 1927. In 1962, the museum moved into a separate building designed by architect Per Grieg. It has a monumental Romanesque style with powerful stone walls. The showrooms are built around an internal atrium with glass walls that help make them bright and pleasant. The exhibitions cover the entire maritime history from the earliest times up to our time. Here you will find several unique objects and an extensive collection of models of famous vessels. The museum is also used as a banqueting room.

Wikipedia: Bergens Sjøfartsmuseum (NO)

9. Christiestøtten

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Christiestøtten is a statue of the President of the Storting and Eidsvoll man Wilhelm Frimann Koren Christie (1778–1849) at the Museum Square in front of Bergen Museum's natural history collections in Bergen. From here, he looks out over Christie's Street, the street that bears his name through the city center, reminding us to follow the Constitution. The cloak hanging over his shoulder, boots and scrolls are reminiscent of Roman-era statues, and express artist Christopher Borch's ambition to highlight the historical significance of Christie's efforts for Norway.

Wikipedia: Christiestøtten (NO)

10. Kjøttbasaren

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Meat-based insects are located in vetrvidespassinge2 in rocks. The city's bazar, originally known as Architecture, was drawn by the city's conductors and architect Conrad Friedvonder Lip and listed in the Neo-Romanesque Style 18741876. Art historian every jahnlavik calls its style "the revival of Florentine kidney". Vonder Lip also draws two important flanking buildings on the meat base, vetrlidsalmanning 1 and the brick of the Glove Museum. The meat base was built to control the square trade and turnover of food, while taking into account cheating and hygiene.

Wikipedia: Kjøttbasaren (NO)

11. Hagerupgården

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Hagerupgården or Stiftsgården is located at Rådstuplass 9 in Bergen. The building is a Baroque palace designed after the city fire of May 19, 1702. The building is attributed to architect Johan Conrad Ernst and the house's drawings were submitted to the zoning commission before May 20, 1703, the year after the city fire. Master mason Hans Martin Heintz was the executing builder for the construction of the farm in 1704–1705. Responsible for the sandstone detailing were three Italian stonemasons named Giovanni Maria Fontana, Charles Fera and Gallias Qvadrat.

Wikipedia: Hagerupgården (NO)

12. St. Markus kirke

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St. Mark's Church is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Bergen Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located in the Løvstakksiden neighborhood in the borough of Årstad in the city of Bergen. It is one of the two churches for the Løvstakksiden parish which is part of the Bergensdalen prosti (deanery) in the Diocese of Bjørgvin. The white, plastered brick church was built in a long church design and in an art deco style in 1939 using plans drawn up by the architects Sverre Losnedahl and Nicolay Brøndmo. The church seats about 650 people.

Wikipedia: St. Mark's Church, Bergen (EN)

13. St. John's Church

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St. John's Church is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Bergen Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located in the Sydnes area of the city of Bergen. It is one of the five churches for the Bergen Cathedral parish which is part of the Bergen domprosti (arch-deanery) in the Diocese of Bjørgvin. The red brick church was built in a cruciform design between 1891 and 1894 in the Gothic Revival style. The architect was Herman Backer. The church seats about 1250 people, making it the largest church in Bergen. It was consecrated on 15 March 1894.

Wikipedia: St John's Church, Bergen (EN)

14. Fløibanen, nedre stasjon;Fløibanen

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The Fløibanen is a funicular railway in the Norwegian city of Bergen. It connects the city centre with the mountain of Fløyen, with its mountain walks and magnificent views of the city. It is one of Bergen's major tourist attractions and one of Norway's most visited attractions. The line is 844 m (2,769 ft) long, covers a height difference of 302 m (991 ft), and carries over one million passengers a year. The line is owned by Fløibanen AS, a company with a number of shareholders, the biggest being the municipality of Bergen.

Wikipedia: Fløibanen (EN)

15. Bergen Court House

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The courthouse in Bergen is located at Tårnplass 2 in Bergen in Hordaland, on the corner towards Christian Michelsens gate. The courthouse was designed by Bergen architect Egill Reimers in 1928 and was completed in 1933. His award-winning draft had the motto "Respect for the Law." The building has a total of 12,000 sqm spread over six floors, plus basement and attic. The house has 25 courtrooms and currently houses Hordaland District Court. Until the autumn of 2011, Gulating Court of Appeal was also located in the courthouse.

Wikipedia: Bergen tinghus (NO)

16. Grand Hotel Terminus

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Grand Hotel Terminus is a hotel in Zander Kaaes gate 6 in Bergen, close to the city's railway station. The hotel is part of the hotel family "De Bergenske". The neoclassical hotel was designed by architects Fredrik Arnesen and Arthur Darre Kaarbø. It opened on Friday 20 April 1928 as a representative hotel for the National Exhibition in Bergen. The hotel then had 115 guest rooms with 150 beds, bathrooms and shower baths. On the attic floor there were bedrooms for 25 servants. The restaurant had room for 200 guests.

Wikipedia: Grand Hotel Terminus (NO)

17. St. Jørgen hospitalkirke

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St. Jørgen hospitalkirke Vlad Eckligt from Møhlenpris, Bergen, Norway / CC BY-SA 2.0

St George's Church, Bergen is a historic church of the Church of Norway in Bergen Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. This is also the site of the Leprosy Museum. Although it is no longer regularly used, it is one of the churches in the Bergen domprosti parish which is part of the Bergen domprosti (arch-deanery) in the Diocese of Bjørgvin. The green, wooden church was built in a cruciform design in 1706 using plans drawn up by an unknown architect. The church seats about 125 people.

Wikipedia: St George's Church, Bergen (EN)

18. St. Jakob kirke

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Saint James's Church is a special parish church in Bergen municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located in the Nygård area of the city of Bergen. The church is part of Bergen Cathedral parish in the Bergen domprosti (arch-deanery) in the Diocese of Bjørgvin. The white, plastered brick church was built in a long church design in 1921 using plans drawn up by the architect Daniel Muri. The church, which seats about 550 people, was consecrated on 5 May 1921.

Wikipedia: St. James's Church, Bergen (EN)

19. Urdihuset

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Urdihuset Photo by Kristian Harms (Harms at Norwegian Wikipedia), 2005-08-12. / CC BY-SA 2.0

The Urdi House is a manor house in the Gyldenpris neighborhood just outside downtown Bergen, Norway. It is located at Michael Krohn Street no. 62. The house is a prime example of late Empire style architecture. The architect that designed the house is uncertain, but it has been attributed to the town surveyor Ole Peter Riis Høegh, who was active in the town between 1834 and 1848. The Urdi House received protected status in 1927.

Wikipedia: Urdi House (EN)

20. Bergen domkirke

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Bergen Cathedral is a cathedral in the city of Bergen in Vestland county, Norway. It is the episcopal seat of the Diocese of Bjørgvin as well as the seat of the "Bergen domkirke" parish and the seat of the Bergen domprosti (arch-deanery). It is part of the Church of Norway. The first recorded historical reference to this church is dated 1181. It retains its ancient dedication to Saint Olaf. The cathedral seats about 900 people.

Wikipedia: Bergen Cathedral (EN)

21. Bergen Kunsthall

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Bergen Kunsthall is an art gallery at Lille Lungegårdsvann in the centre of Bergen that produces exhibitions of target pieces, art installations osb., is responsible for presentation, dissemination and hall of contemporary art, and provides consultancy assistance. The art exhibition during the annual music festival play in Bergen, the Bergen International Festival Exhibition, hosted at Bergen Kunsthall.

Wikipedia: Bergen Kunsthall (NN)

22. Trikkehallen

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The tram hall is located in Thormøhlensgate 23 in the Møhlenpris district of Bergen. The tram hall is owned by the Municipality of Bergen and is currently used by Bergen Technical Museum. The resort consists of a number of different buildings. The main buildings are the tram hall, the garage building and the omnibus workshop. The nearest neighbor is Tram City, which is housing for tramway officials.

Wikipedia: Trikkehallen (Bergen) (NO)

23. Mon Plaisir

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Mondi Pavilion is a arbor pavilion on the mountain road, north of Ural Mountain, in a rocky sandbar. As part of the highlight christineggamd Park facility, the pavilion is made up of michaeld. Pula around 1836. The wooden structure is shaped like a small Roman temple with Ionian columns. The French text "Frozen in Monte Carlo" is a freehand brushwork on the front of the temple, which means my joy.

Wikipedia: Mon Plaisir (NO)

24. H. M. Pinnsvinet

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Hans Majestet Pinnsvinet, or Erinaceus europaeus minor, Rex et Inspirator, is the high protector of Studentersamfunnet i Bergen. The Majesty appeared in 1935, one year after the Student Society was founded. To appoint an animal as protector is a tradition in Norwegian student organisations, dating back too 1859 when Norwegian Students' Society in Oslo selected a pig as their highest protector.

Wikipedia: Hans Majestet Pinnsvinet (EN)

25. Social Science Library

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The University Library of the Rock was formally established in 1948, but it is a continuation of the Rock Museum Library, which was established at the same time as the 1825 museum by staple food grower William Freeman's chorus ceremony itself. A university library is a public library of science. The library is part of the general academic and educational supply of Bergen University.

Wikipedia: Universitetsbiblioteket i Bergen (NO)

26. West Norway Museum of Decorative Art

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The West Norway Museum of Decorative Art, also referred to as KODE 1, is located in Bergen, Norway. It was established in 1887 at the initiative of Johan Bøgh. In 1896 the museum moved into a permanent exhibition building, a Renaissance Revival structure designed by Henry Bucher (1864–1944). The building caught fire during the 1916 Bergen fire but was saved.

Wikipedia: West Norway Museum of Decorative Art (EN)

27. Nordnesparken

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The Nordnes Park is a public park in the municipality of Bergen in Vestland county, Norway. The park is located near the centre of the city of Bergen on the northwestern end of the Nordnes peninsula. It was established in 1888-1898 after an initiative from Edvard G. Johannessen in Det nyttige Selskab. The park covers about 32.7 decares of land.

Wikipedia: Nordnes Park (EN)

28. Theta museum

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The Theta Museum is a museum in Bergen, Norway. It is a one-room museum in a room that was used by the Norwegian resistance group known as the Theta group to send radio messages to England under the Nazi German occupation during World War II. The room was opened to the public in 1982, and is the smallest museum in Norway.

Wikipedia: Theta Museum (EN)

29. Skur 11

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Skur 11 is a building of 8 x 30 meters at Bryggen in Bergen. The shed was built in 1905-1906 by Bergen Havnevesen according to drawings by Johs. Meyer. The shed has a simple steel structure and is covered with green wall plates. The building has eight granite columns that were originally adorned with wrought iron décor.

Wikipedia: Skur 11 (NO)

30. Bergen Offentlige Bibliotek

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Bergen Offentlige Bibliotek Norwegian (Bokmål) Wikipedia user Harms, originally uploaded by no-WP user Nina Aldin Thune. / CC BY-SA 2.5

Bergen Public Library is a library building and public library institution in Bergen, Norway. Founded in 1872, it is the second largest public library in Norway. In addition to the main building in Bergen's city centre, Bergen Public Library operates nine branch offices and the library service in Bergen's two prisons.

Wikipedia: Bergen Public Library (EN)

31. Galleriet

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The gallery is a shopping centre at Torgallmenningen in the centre of Bergen. The centre opened on 12 November 1988 and is one of Bergen City Centre's largest shopping centres. The center has 70 stores in most industries, spread over 7 floors. In 2018, the center received a comprehensive rehabilitation.

Wikipedia: Galleriet (kjøpesenter) (NO)

32. Manufakturhuset

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Manual House is located in the rocks of Peter Countercurrent Second Street. The house is considered to be the largest secular building in Baroque rocks and the oldest "factory building" in the country. The building used to serve as a tukthus, a church for forced labor, a school and a government office.

Wikipedia: Manufakturhuset (NO)

33. Nykirken

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Nykirken is a parish church of the Church of Norway in Bergen Municipality in Vestland county, Norway. It is located in the Nordnes area of the city of Bergen. It is one of the churches for the Bergen Cathedral parish which is part of the Bergen domprosti (arch-deanery) in the Diocese of Bjørgvin.

Wikipedia: Nykirken (EN)

34. Bergen Leprosy Museum

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The Leprosy Museum, St. Jørgens Hospital is located in Marken in the centre of Bergen, and is currently run by Bergen City Museum. In recent years, the museum has been the subject of increasing attention, and in recent years has been nominated for several national and international awards.

Wikipedia: Lepramuseet (NO)

35. Gerhard Armauer Hansen

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Gerhard Henrik Armauer Hansen was a Norwegian physician, remembered for his identification of the bacterium Mycobacterium leprae in 1873 as the causative agent of leprosy. His distinguished work was recognized at the International Leprosy Congress held at Bergen in 1909.

Wikipedia: Gerhard Armauer Hansen (EN)

36. VilVite

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Bush meat is a science center about melhlenfest in the front workshop hall of mellem & karlsen Shipyard. The Science Center was formerly at the College of Rock, but in 2007 it moved to a new location. The center opened here on the 31st. May 2007.

Wikipedia: VilVite (NO)

37. Bergen Technical Museum

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Bergen Technical Museum is a technical museum located at Møhlenpris in Bergen, Norway. It is owned and run by various local membership groups with each their own specialized collections, which is collectively displayed in an old tram depot.

Wikipedia: Bergen Technical Museum (EN)

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