Museums – Bryggen

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Bryggen Museum – based on the findings of the archaeological excavations of Bryggen from 1955. European ceramics, runic inscriptions illustration commerce, shipping, cultural activities and daily life in the Middle Ages.

The Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene – one of the best preserved building in Bryggen. Original Hanseatic furnishings.

Håkons Hall – built between 1247 and 1261 by Håkon Håkonsson. Largest building of the royal residency in the 13th century.

Rosenkrantz Tower – a fortified tower built in 1560 by the governor of Bergen Castle, Erik Rosenkrantz.