Grieghallen is Bergen International Festival's main stage, housing the opening performance each year. The concert hall seats 1434 and the Peer Gynt Hall seats 600.
Wheelchair access: Yes
Griegsalen: Tickets for wheelchair places should be bought in advance by contacting the Grieghallen ticket office (55 21 61 50). There is a set number of wheelchair places at events with numbered tickets.
Peer Gynt and Klokkeklang: Most events have unnumbered tickets, so special tickets are not required for wheelchair users.
Wheelchair lifts: Yes
Accessible toilets: Yes
Facilities for reduced hearing
Griegsalen: Infrared sound distribution; receivers available by main entrance, ask security.
Peer Gynt and Klokkeklang: No
Grieghallen (external link)
Edvard Griegs Plass 1
Bus or light rail to the city centre
- Yes, the Grieg Garage
- Ticket sales in Grieghallen's ticket office. See opening hours here. Unclaimed tickets are also sold via fib.no.
Wine bar with pizza, oysters & small
*check our website for special hours
during the festival
Intimate and cozy bar with its own
cocktails and bar snacks.
Varied dishes with a focus on seafood from Western Norway. Offers
a tasting menu and a la carte in all
Café Monday–Saturday at 12:00–15:30
Dinner Tuesday–Saturday at 18:00–22:00
The bar is open Tuesday–Saturday
Opening hours may be extended in relation
to performances during the festival, please
Roast Restaurant og Bar
At the top floor of Scandic Ørnen you
will enjoy a spectacular view of the
city and a menu of the season’s finest
Monday–Saturday at 17:00–22:00
Scandic Ørnen, Lars Hilles gate 18,
tel: +47 55 37 50 00 (50)
Events in Grieghallen
by David Bowie & Enda Walsh