Explore the largest gingerbread village in the world.

Christmas in Norway is a magical time of the year and the creation of Pepperkakenbyn in Bergen, Norway, is a wonderful annual tradition.

The fairy tale setting represents a miniature version of charming city of Bergen complete with its Christmas ferris wheel and historic colorful architecture.

Local schools design the delightful work of art building real gingerbread houses, moving trains, cars and ships set in a winter wonderland.

Walking into the exhibit you immediately encounter the delicious smell of gingerbread.

The impressive, elaborate display of the Gingerbread Town brings out the inner child in everyone.

This incredible annual display is open December 1 – 31, 2020. Pepperkakenbyn is closed on Christmas Day.

Pepperkakenbyn is located in centre of Bergen.  T

he building used for the exhibit was once as an indoor swimming pool.

Find out more about the attraction and ticket prices here.

The wonderful outdoor Bergen Christmas Market is a found a short walk away at Festplassen Square.

The Bergen Christmas Market has 80 stalls and is open 26 November – 22 December 2020.

This gingerbread town is the largest in the world. It is found in Bergen Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

This gingerbread town is the largest in the world. It is found in Bergen Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

Pepperkakenbyn, the world's largest gingerbread village in the world, Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

Pepperkakenbyn, the world’s largest gingerbread village in the world, Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread village display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread village display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World's largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

World’s largest gingerbread house display found in Bergen, Norway. Photo Credit: Wendy Nordvik-Carr©

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