Today Bærums Verk is a unique marketplace situated in the authentic surroundings of the historical ironworks that was the lifeblood of Bærum since the early 17th century. Bærums Verk is a lovely place to visit for a day excursion and shopping. Walk along the river among the sculptures and the wooden houses, enjoy a good meal in one of the restaurants and cafes or visit the artisans in their atelier.
Handelsstedet Bærums Verk has roughly 50 shops, artisans, workshops, galleries and eateries. Verksgata, which consists of old houses for labourers from the 18th century, among other things, is open seven days a week all year round. Here you can find smithies, glass blowers, silversmiths, art galleries, eateries including pizza and pancakes, chocholate shop, delicatessen local produce and other unique shops. The shopping mall in the old factory hosts a large selection of interior shops, chic clothes for the whole family.
The beautiful sculpture park at Bærums Verk include 28 sculptures made by renowned Norwegian artists – a collection that expands with a new sculpture every year. Open 24/7 to the public.
Bærums Verk is siutuated along the pilgrim path and is a gateway for recreational routes in Bærum.