UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Norway

Bryggen is a historic harbour district in Bergen, Norway

Norway is home to 8 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Of those, there are 7 cultural sites, 1 natural sites and 0 mixed sites. Norway shares 1 of those sites with other countries.


The World Heritage Sites in Norway are:

  • Bryggen

    Bryggen is a historic harbour district in Bergen, Norway
    Bryggen is a historic harbour district in Bergen, one of North Europe’s oldest port cities on the west coast of Norway which was established as a centre for trade by the 12th century.
  • Urnes Stave Church

    Urnes Stave Church, Norway
    The wooden church of Urnes (the stavkirke) stands in the natural setting of Sogn og Fjordane. It was built in the 12th and 13th centuries and is an outstanding example of traditional Scandinavian wooden architecture.
  • Røros Mining Town and the Circumference

    Røros Mining Town and the Circumference, Norway
    Røros Mining Town and the Circumference is linked to the copper mines, established in the 17th century and exploited for 333 years until 1977.
  • Rock Art of Alta

  • Vegaøyan – The Vega Archipelago

  • Struve Geodetic Arc

  • West Norwegian Fjords – Geirangerfjord and Nærøyfjord

    Western Norwegian Fjords
    On July 14th 2005, the Western Norwegian Fjords represented by the Geirangerfjord and the Nærøyfjord with surrounding country, were included in Unesco’s World Heritage list. Photo credit: Thorsten Blank/Pixabay
  • Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage Site

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UNESCO World Heritage Sites Google Map
UNESCO World Heritage Sites Google Map

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