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Celebrate Old Bergen’s 75th Anniversary! - Bymuseet

Celebrate Old Bergen’s 75th Anniversary!

Join us in the birthday celebration!

Join us at Old Bergen Museum for a day full of festivities with Buekorps, open houses, family-friendly games, and short theatreplays at the town square!

Watch craftsmen at work in the printing and tin workshops. Enjoy the hurdy-gurdy man’s beautiful tunes for the birthday celebration.

The museum opens at 10 AM, with a short play at the square starting at 11 AM.

The anniversary event kicks off at 12 PM.

12:00 PM: Play in the square. Games at Flagghaugen begins
1:00 PM: Buekorps performance
1:15 PM: Greetings from Lars and Berit at the square
1:25 PM: Birthday cake served in the square (or in Torvsalen in case of rain)
2:00 PM: A short play in the square
2:30 PM: Family relay race in the square
3:00 PM: A short play in the square
3:30 PM: Family relay race in the square
4:00 PM: Museum closes

Don’t forget to visit our charming café in Repslagerhuset at the square, or the café in Torvsalen. Check out the vintage shop where you can buy old-fashioned candy and 1926 goods.



Every day throughout the summer, the charming little Beffen boat cruises from Vågen/Rundetårn to Old Bergen Museum.

Departures from Vågen: 11 AM, 12 PM, 1 PM, 2 PM, 3 PM, and 4 PM daily.
Departures from Old Bergen Museum: 10:50 AM, 11:50 AM, 12:50 PM, 1:50 PM, 2:50 PM, and 3:50 PM daily.

Tickets can be purchased onboard. Show your ticket at the reception of Old Bergen Museum to receive a 20% discount on the admission fee.

Parking at Old Bergen is very limited, so public transportation is recommended.