Øvregaten

This street overlooking Bryggen used to host the town's main market, where cobblers, comb makers (whose wares were made out of reindeer or moose antlers), wood sculptors, goldsmiths, tailors and furriers would come to trade. Today the road is occupied by antique shops.

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Øvregaten

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Schøtstuene
Schøtstuene
The museum is situated in a multi
1:00
Bryggen
Bryggen
Bryggen used to be the heart of the
2:00
Hanseatic Museum
Hanseatic Museum
This museum in one of the oldest timber
2:00
Mount Fløyen and Funicular
Mount Fløyen and Funicular
A funicular (Fløybanen), in operation
1:00
Mariakirken
Mariakirken
A fine and rare example of Norwegian
0:30
Bryggen Museum
Bryggen Museum
Several Hanseatic buildings burned down
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Bryggen
Bryggen
Bryggen used to be the heart of the
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Mariakirken
Mariakirken
A fine and rare example of Norwegian
0:30
Torget
Torget
The market square located at the water's
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