BERGEN MARITIME MUSEUM

Street Address:
Postboks 2736 Mohlenpris
City:
Bergen
Country:
Norway
Postal Code:
N-5026
Telephone:
55549609
Internet URL:
Publications:

The museum publish "Sjofartshistorisk Arbok" every year. Articles about Norwegian maritime history, written in norwegian and sometimes english. , http://www.bsj.uib.no/ommuseet/publikasjoner.shtml

School Programs:
Seafaring in prehisoric times, the vikings, trade in medival Bergen, the time of sail and steam ship, WW2, and develpment of Bergen as a major port. , http://www.bsj.uib.no/undervisning/index.shtml
Exhibits:

A vast collection of ship models - including viking ships - paintings, marine archeological findings and various items related to seamanship and life on board. Film, library, photo archive, ship register. , http://www.bsj.uib.no/utstillingene/index.shtml

Bergen Maritime Museum presents the history of shipping, its development and importance to Bergen and Norway in the past and today.