1800-century Bergen, Norway was Europe's largest timber city, and had a distinctive neighborhood with dense wooden buildings and bustling streets, squares and alleys. There are also few cities that have experienced so many great fires Bergen. The appearance has been changed many times and often under great drama. Sometimes old houses have been replaced by new buildings and rezoning. But Bergen has also to take care of her story.
Outdoor museum Old Bergen Museum is a reconstructed town with about 50 wooden houses from the 1700 -, 1800 - and 1900's. You can find homes from various periods, including a variety of shops and workshops where you can meet people from another time. Old Bergen is a picturesque memory of old times Bergen.