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Pepperkakebyen - The Worlds largest Gingerbread Town

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Gingerbread Heaven

Pepperkakebyen was amazing! I was amazed at all the gingerbread house, buildings, ferris wheels... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
516lauriew
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Enchanting at Christmas!

The largest Gingerbread Town in the world is charming and a must see if you are in Bergen at... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Jen N
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20 Dec 2017
“Gingerbread Heaven”
15 Dec 2017
“Enchanting at Christmas!”
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The world's biggest gingerbread city. Miniature houses, trains, cars and ships made from real gingerbread. Schools and kindergartens contribute every year in making a miniature version of Bergen - all in gingerbread-cookies! Miniature houses...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Teatergaten 37 | Sentralbadet, Bergen 5010, Norway
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is definitely something you will not regret visiting simply because it is so rare. The “world” of gingerbread houses might feel magical and help the christmas spirit. Mainly meant for children, but could be enjoyed by adults as well.

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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

It’s closed until winter. Don’t bother walking there unless it’s during that time :). Otherwise it’s an empty building

5  Thank David A
Reviewed 23 January 2018

this was amazing...to see all these gingerbread biscuits turned into a city...wow!!! worth to go and see

1  Thank dorotheasharmse
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Pepperkakebyen was amazing! I was amazed at all the gingerbread house, buildings, ferris wheels, sports fields, trains, paratroopers, and on and on!! Very festive! must see if in Bergen for the holidays.

Thank 516lauriew
Reviewed 15 December 2017

The largest Gingerbread Town in the world is charming and a must see if you are in Bergen at Christmas time. Many of the buildings and structures are crafted by school children and families making this truly a community effort. It is like walking through...More

Thank Jen N
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Whilst this attraction may be aimed primarily at children, it is an amazing spectacle for adults to enjoy as well. The sheer imagination that has gone into creating the city is astonishing - it really is very beautiful. NOK 90 per adult is not cheap,...More

Thank MrsRobinson2010
Reviewed 5 December 2017

This community project, is not only visually stunning, but is a fantastic achievement that is worthy of praise it earns. It captures all that is best about Christmas and Community, and the smell of ginger bread makes you want to eat the displays !!

1  Thank Gary_and-Tracey
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Typical norwegian, the biggest/greatest of the world. During the xmas time many institutions are making gingerbread houses and set them up there. Yes, it is beautiful to see, if you have children with you. Children can slide down a huge slide and have fun. For...More

1  Thank JanSmithSchneider
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Worth a wander around - baked by local schools and arranged in an old school gym. You can buy some gingerbread afterwards. Was 90kr to get in and we spent about 30 minutes looking around.

1  Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This attraction is only open in the month leading up to Christmas but boy oh boy it is a treat not to be missed! Last year each kndergarten in the district made a scene of local interest ( our district made several scenes depicting life...More

1  Thank Kevin C
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Diantha M
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On the official site are the opening hours (19th Nov until 31. DEC.)
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faith2626
15 November 2017|
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Response from Thomas O | Property representative |
No, it closes 31.12.2017
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