Go to content Go to navigation
Map
Bergen

The Norwegian America Line

The Norwegian America Line Photo: Bergens Sjøfartsmuseum
The Norwegian America Line Photo: Bergens Sjøfartsmuseum

Contact information

Description

On 7 June 1913, the Norwegian America Line commenced its service from Bergen to New York. With great festivity this was marked as one of the most important events for Norway as an independent state. It was also a milestone for the port of Bergen and for its tourism industry.

We are marking the centenary of the inauguration of the Norwegian America Line with a new, large exhibit. - How was the Norwegian America Line established? - How did the transatlantic passenger business work? - Who travelled on the Norwegian America Line? - How was life on board?

Facilities

  • Intended audience

    • adults
    • adults

Hours

Where:Bergens Sjøfartsmuseum
1/1/2014 - 5/16/2014
Mon - Sun
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5/18/2014 - 6/1/2014
Mon - Sun
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Close
Embed this article

Copy and paste this code into your blog/website

Preview

The Norwegian America Line - Photo: Bergens Sjøfartsmuseum

The Norwegian America Line

On 7 June 1913, the Norwegian America Line commenced its service from Bergen to New York. With great festivity this was marked as one of the most...

The Norwegian America Line

Source: Visitnorway

Disclaimer

This site includes information about products and services provided by third parties. Whilst Innovation Norway endeavours to ensure that all information on the site is accurate, we cannot be held responsible or liable for any claims caused by information supplied on this website. Prices and availability are subject to change without notice. You should always check the accuracy of the information provided with the relevant supplier. Innovation Norway is under no circumstances responsible for the contents of external web pages linking to its website. Legal disclaimer.

Ad
Ad

More about this area

Top 10 Kayaking Experiences in Norway

Olympic gold medalist Eirik Verås Larsen has been kayaking for nearly 30 years. This is his list of top places to experience kayaking in Norway.

Tour suggestions in Bergen

Go sightseeing in the city centre, explore the surrounding fjords and mountains, or join the popular round trip Norway in a Nutshell®.

Shopping in Bergen

In Bergen you find plenty of tempting shops – from the small and specialised to large department stores.

Norway is "the Greatest Place on Earth"

The international newspaper the Huffington Post is charmed by the beauty of Norway's fjords and islands, the midnight sun and the northern lights.

What to do in Bergen

Take part in Bergen's vibrant cultural scene. The nearness to nature makes Bergen a good starting point for outdoor activities.
TEXT ADS
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
  • Ad
Ad
Ad

Subscribe to newsletter