Hordamuseet has erected eight old houses, brought here from Mid and North Hordaland. The houses show how life was lived in earlier times, and how building styles, handicrafts and knowledge were developed over hundreds of years. In the summer season, one can experience what life was like in the house and on the farm. Smoke from the burning of peat floats out of the chimney. Flat bread is being baked, hay piled up and woollen socks are being knitted and darned.
Address: Hordnesvegen 24, 5244 Fana
Light rail to Lagunen, bus nos 60, 61 and 62 to Stend
To Be, To Bergen: Some Shakespearian advice to the short stop tourist, on how to create a great day in Bergen!
Bergeners easily interpret Hamlet's famous words "To Be, or Not to Be
", according to our local experience: "To Be IN BERGEN, or Not to Be
". So, if you are not here already, come! Bergen is a pleasant place to be
! We provide cruise tourists and others with some free advice, on things to do in Bergen in one day or a week
. Browse our suggested free and budget tourist attractions: Bergen walking tours
, Bergen sights
, Bergen attractions
, activities in Bergen
, hiking in Bergen
, finding your way in Bergen
. In short: Here is how to create a great day on low budget in Bergen—on your own
. Good luck!