|Season (16 Sept 2019 - 20 Dec 2019)|
|Monday - Sunday||12:00||- 15:00|
* Closed in 2019: 21 December - 1 January 2020
The hall might be closed during special events.
Håkon’s Hall was built between 1247 and 1261 by Håkon Håkonsson. It was the largest and most imposing building of the royal residency in the 13th-century when Bergen was the political centre of Norway.
Håkon’s Hall is 750 years old and was built by King Håkon Håkonsson as a royal residence and banqueting hall. When his son Magnus Håkonsson Lagabøte married the Danish princess Ingeborg in 1261, 2000 guests were invited. At that time Bergen was Norway’s largest and most important town, and Håkon’s Hall was the site of major national events, such as the drawing up of Norway’s first complete set of laws.
As a national cultural monument, Håkon’s Hall is still used both for royal dinners and other official occasions. The history of Bergenhus Fortress is long and eventful. In late summer we invite you to Festningsdagene, where you can play and learn much about Bergenhus Fortress since medieval times.
Cafe in Kapteinvaktmesterboligen open 10-16 in the period from 15.05 to 15.09.
If you buy a full-price ticket at the first museum, you get 50% discount on the admission fee to all of our other museums throughout the year.
Guided tour from 22 June to 18 August. English at 10:00 and 14:00. Norwegian at 11:00. Guided tour: NOK 30
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Children under 16 years||Free|
Prices may be subject to change.
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