Bryggen, the old wharf of Bergen

Bryggen is a historic harbour district in Bergen, one of North Europe’s oldest port cities on the west coast of Norway which was established as a centre for trade by the 12th century. In 1350 the Hanseatic League established a “Hanseatic Office” in Bergen. They gradually acquired ownership of Bryggen and controlled the trade in stockfish from Northern Norway through …

May 22nd – June 5th, Bergen International Festival

May 22nd – June 5th, Bergen International Festival Two intense weeks with over 200 events in the fields of music, ballet, opera, theatre, dance and the performing arts. Bergen International Festival was founded in 1953 and has focused on presenting prominent international and Norwegian artists in the fields of music, ballet, opera, theatre, dance and the performing arts. The Festival, …

January 24th – 25th, Grieghallen – Amadeus Live

A critic once wrote that the first four minutes of Amadeus contain more drama and pathos than many film directors achieve in 120. Miloš Forman’s 1984 film is a masterpiece from beginning to end, telling of the ambition, obsession and jealousy that nearly thwarted the career of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and of Mozart himself: a man of vulgarity whose music …

Bergen Taxi

07000 Bergen Taxi, with more than 400 taxis in operation in the Bergen area, is one of Norway’s largest taxi central. 38 modern mini-buses are also connected to the central station, all with equipment for transporting the disabled and handicapped. 07000 Bergen Taxi was established in 1915 as the Bergen Automobile Wagon Association, and celebrated in 2015 100 years on …

Scandic Bergen City

Stay in the heart of Bergen. With ties to Bergen Kino, we have the city’s largest conference capacity for up to 2000 people. The hotel is perfect for anyone wishing to experience Bergen’s culture and attractions alongside meetings or a conference. When staying with us at hotel Scandic Bergen City, you enjoy great food in our onsite hotel restaurant, Amalie, …

Sundt Motehus

Sundt Motehus are fashion only; five floors with clothes, shoes and accessories for the whole family. The unique architecture of the Sundt building, with large open floors, provides a comfortable shopping experience. It is easy to move from one store to another, from one trend to the next. Welcome to Sundt Motehus!

Bergen Kunsthall

The kunsthall houses a continually changing series of exhibitions – both large solo exhibitions and extensive group exhibitions. Bergen Kunsthall works both nationally and internationally with its main exhibitions and collaborates with a large number of international artists, institutions and galleries. In recent years, Bergen Kunsthall has produced a number of new exhibitions featuring some of the most relevant artists …

Bergen Aquarium

Bergen Aquarium is Norway’s largest aquarium and one of Bergen’s biggest tourist attractions. We create great experiences and memories for life for both young and old. Bergen Aquarium has been arranging fantastic encounters with animals from the deep ocean and dry land since 1960, and boy do we have some news for you! In a brand new habitat, the sea …