WHAT’S GOING ON AT BRYGGEN?

Fairy tale Bryggen – winter-time Bryggen in foreign eyes

Fairy tale Bryggen – winter-time Bryggen in foreign eyes   Knowing how crowded the World Heritage Site Bryggen can be (ever tried to push a group of 20 people inside one of the narrow rooms in the Hanseatic Museum?), I can have a guess that there’s no need to provide tourists and locals with another […]

Ever wondered what the rescuing of Bryggen really consisted in? Find out more!

Ever wondered what the rescuing of Bryggen really consisted in? Find out more!   J. Rytter and I. Schonhowd, Monitoring, Mitigation, Management. The Groundwater Project – Safeguarding the World Heritage Site of Bryggen in Bergen, Riksantikvaren 2015. It is now 60 years since the 1955 fire in Bryggen paradoxically opened the way to breakthrough archaeological […]

Archaeological deposits and groundwater – Rescuing Bryggen

Archaeological deposits and groundwater – Rescuing Bryggen   The Bryggen Project is proud to present a short film explaining how the World Heritage Site Bryggen in Bergen is being rescued thanks to groundwater management. Enjoy!  

Rescuing Bryggen: a short teaser

Rescuing Bryggen: a short teaser   The World Heritage Site Bryggen and its rescue operation in a few words: discover this short teaser aiming at giving an insight into the preservation work which is carried out daily in Bryggen!  

The curious case of a small wooden bowl

The curious case of a small wooden bowl   Rory Dunlop, NIKU One of the strangest, most inexplicable things that the author has ever come across on an excavation at Bryggen in Bergen – or anywhere else, for that matter – turned up on the site of Finnegården 6A, investigated in the autumn of 1981. […]