Practical information

Practical information for visiting the museum.

 Discover historic Bergen

The Norwegian Fisheries Museum lies in the historic area Sandviken in Bergen and explains how our rich fisheries history has shaped Norwegian history. The museum is located in old wooden warehouse from the 18’th century. Whole streets of warehouses build on wooden foundations out in the sea, surrounded by canals. Now just a few of these warehouses remain.


Opening hours:



  • Daily 10-18


  • Daily 10-17


  • Tue.-Sun. 11-15 (Monday closed)


How to get to the museum? 

Our free Museum Shuttle Bus

Departs every half hour from the Tourist information to the Hanseatic Museum and Schøtstuene, and the Norwegian Fisheries Museum. For more information see Museum Shuttle Bus

The museum ferry

Hop onboard the historic ferries Beffen and MS Vågen with stops at the The Norwegian Fisheries Museum, Bergen Aquarium and the Old Bergen Museum/Bergen City Museum. Read more here for more information on departures and stops.

Public transportation

Buses nr. 3, 4, 5, 6, 39, or 83 from the city center to the bus stop named "Sandvikstorget"

By car

We have free parking for our guests



Adult 90 NOK

Children 0-16 FREE

Students 70 NOK