|Season (1 Sept 2019 - 30 Apr 2020)|
|Monday - Sunday||10:00||- 18:00|
|Season (1 May 2020 - 31 Aug 2020)|
|Monday - Sunday||09:00||- 18:00|
* Closed May 17, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Eve.
Meet the sea lions, the creepy - but great crocodiles, fish and the fascinating snakes at Bergen Aquarium. Film screening and feeding daily. Book online.
At the Bergen Aquarium you will meet famous local personalities like Pingrid Alexandra, Vitus and Zelters. You can also experience the great atmosphere created by the young and old citizens of Bergen who keep coming back to say hello to the animals - and to meet each other. Since 1960, the aquarium has formed a vibrant part of our local identity.
In more than 50 large and small aquariums you can watch in fascination all the weird and wonderful things that go on beneath the surface at close quarters. In addition to getting to know the cod, and all the other creatures that live along the Norwegian coast, you can meet animals like crocodiles, snakes, lizards and common marmosets in our tropical section.
Exhibition "Plastbyen" (Plastic City):
Each year, 8 million tonnes of plastic waste are discharged into the oceans. It's the same as the weight of five million cars! In the Pacific we find large amounts of microscopic plastic pieces that are very harmful to animal and plant life. We cannot manage to solve this problem alone, but everyone can do their bit. The exhibition Plastbyen will focus on this massiv environmental problemt and is made up of contributions from children and adults in Bergen and the region.
Feeding hours and show schedule: (1. september - 30. april):
10:30 Touch aquarium
11:00 Penguin presentation
12:00 Sea lion presentation
13:00 Otter presentation
14:00 Fishguiding in the Rotunda
14:00 Thuesday: Feeding the reptiles
14:00 Friday: Feeding the crocodiles
15:00 Sea lion presentation
16:00 Tropical guiding
17:00 Penguin presentation
11:30 Hunting for facts: Fisheries Fiskeri 15 min
12:30 The humpback whales travel 15 min
13:30 Hunting for facts: Aquaculture 15 min
14:30 The humpback whales travel 15 min
15:30 Hunting for facts: Fisheries 15 min
16:30 Hunting for facts: Aquaculture 15 min
17:30 The humpback whales travel 15 min
We're changing our online booking system. Until further notice you can book your ticket online here: Buy ticket online
Free cancellation within 7 days in advance. Cancellation after this will not be refunded. The date on the ticket can be changed free of charge.
If you have a Bergen Card, you get a 25% discount on your entry from 1/3-31/10. One discount per Bergen Card. Please not that this discount cannot be combined with a student discount.
From 1/11-28/2 the entry is free with the Bergen Card, and you do not need to buy any tickets in advance.
Family ticket: Search for one adult on the chosen date, and select family ticket. Do not add the correct number of children and adults, the family ticket is valid for up to 2 adults and 2 children. No discounts with the Bergen Card on the family ticket.
Children under 3 years: free entrance.
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Family ticket 2 adults + 2 children||NOK800.00 admission|
Prices may be subject to change.
By foot: 15-20 minutes walk from Bergen city center.
By buss: During the summer, take the "City Sightseeing Bergen" from the Tourist Information or buss number 11 from the city center.
By boat/ferry: M/F Beffen goes from Bryggen to Nykirken weekdays between 7.30 - 16.10. M/F Vågen goes from the Fish Market to Tollbodkaien near the Bergen Aquarium during the summer from 10.00 - 18.00.
By car: Small parking garage near the Aquarium.
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