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Address: Bergen Bryggen, Bergen, Norway
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Very Cool But be aware of hours

This was a cool area to walk around and enjoy. Visiting in September meant shorter hours though so be aware of that. Otherwise a great place to feel some of the older Norway... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2016
Sydney H
Bruges, Belgium
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95 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This location is one of th most important parts of Norway and its history, but it won't be obvious. If you don't read up on it or have a good tour guide its significance won't be known. Architecturally unique as a blend of Scottish and English masons, historically unique in the conflicts of several civil wars, and recently as part... More 

Thank roadkilt
Bergen, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed April 8, 2017

The Fortress of Bergen was constructed where the city originally was founded, according to the tradition by the king Olav Kyrre approx.1070, Although trade had taken place here long before that moment, a fact that excavations have proved to be true. Two buildings are of special importance in this area nowadays, namely the King Haakon´s Hall and the Rosenkrantz Tower.... More 

Thank magnusviking
Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed January 27, 2017

Found this by accident but it was great once we got in, the views around were really great. We had taken a walk through the backstreetsnof Bergen and it was entered by an incongruous park.

1 Thank aussieannAdelaide
Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed December 19, 2016

We went to this place after a friend of mine recommend us to go. The indoors are very nice, kind of interesting with a nice rooms and the views to the river are also great. The walk to go from the center of the city is very nice with different historical buildings to visit as well. And the market too... More 

1 Thank Roberto C
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed December 12, 2016

The tower and hall were closed when we were there, so we couldn't enter. However, the surrounding makes a good morning stroll.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

If I were to be in Bergen over again, I would not return to this museum. The staff was very nice, but this museum was not worth the price to me. Not even that expensive, just was kind of boring for me. You get a pamphlet of info when you walk in the door... That's it. I'm not a history... More 

3 Thank Christine C
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed October 31, 2016

Beautiful place to spend the day. You can wander around the grounds free-of charge, or pay an entrance fee to go inside the great hall and the tower (definitely worth the cost of these).

2 Thank Ame U
Skala, Greece
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Reviewed October 19, 2016

This fortress is located at the northern side of the harbor, an area already from the year 1100 had major importance as residence for the king close to the fortress of Sverresborg. Today it is still under the army, but are mainly used as a recreation area and a cultural site, with different arrangements and events, and also concerts.

Thank Odd H
Warrington, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed October 1, 2016

This collection of buildings stands in an interesting part of Bergen and benefits from the other attractions around it. The gardens are worth a little walk around and some views towards the mountains are worthwhile. Apart from that, unless they are going to reveal some more during the current revamp, this will not entertain for very long.They could make a... More 

Thank JohnAndAnneB
Bruges, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed September 23, 2016

This was a cool area to walk around and enjoy. Visiting in September meant shorter hours though so be aware of that. Otherwise a great place to feel some of the older Norway history.

1 Thank Sydney H

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