You can follow the adventurous journey of amber, in the basement 50 million years after its formation; core samples reveal fossils from a million year, fossil remains: ammonites, seashells or sponges. People with an inquisitive mind can explore the Cretaceous period in the depth of our three-dimensional miniature model of the Cretaceous sea. Today you can find the legacy of the Cretaceous directly at the Pomeranian coastline. After the excursion into the early geological periods of our planet you encounter the omnipresent trail of the Ice Age.
Bergen Christmas Market is opening this year for the very first time, right in the heart of Bergen at Festplassen square. Open from 7 - 23 December 2017.
Handmade, homemade, edible and maybe even a gift made by the artists themselves while you wait.
City of Gastronomy Bergen, with its patisseries and chefs from all four corners of the world, have whetted their Christmas appetites and are offering the very best of Christmas food, bakes and seasonal flavours.
Traditional annual opening of the Christmas season, where families are invited to light torches and enjoy a magnificent display of fireworks. Torchlight procession round Lille Lungegardsvann lake in the heart of Bergen.
More information: https://en.visitbergen.com/whats-on/festival-of-lights-p950963
The world's biggest gingerbread city. Miniature houses, trains, cars and ships made from real gingerbread. Schools and kindergartens contribute every year in making a miniature version of Bergen - all in gingerbread-cookies!
Norway's only international dance festival is organised every second year by BIT Teatergarasjen and presents exciting and creative performances from Norway and abroad.
More information: https://en.visitbergen.com/whats-on/oktoberdans-dance-festival-p820943
The Norwegian Railway Club, Bergen branch has again the pleasure of inviting all model railway enthusiasts to our traditional model railway exhibition in September.
More information: https://en.visitbergen.com/whats-on/miniature-railway-fair-p824583
Bergen Design Festival – 10 days of design beyond inspiration
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Concert for pensioners and jubilees