Our museums

MUHO is a museum for living cultural, natural, and industrial heritage, and a competence centre for conservation and care for historic buildings in Vestland. We are located in Salhus outside Bergen, Norway, and on the nearby islands of Lygra, Radøy and Osterøy.

Klyngetunet Havrå på Osterøy i solskin (Foto/Photo)


Farming on nature's terms: experience one of the best-preserved cluster farms in Norway on Osterøy.

lyng og torvhus (Foto/Photo)

The Heathland Centre

Get closer to nature. Visit the heather moors on Lygra, learn about sustainable landscape management, and sample local specialties.

hand rører ved ull, korg med ull (Foto/Photo)

Osterøy Museum

Learn about life on the islands and villages north of Bergen. Immerse yourself in the region's textile history.

blond gut med stripete strikkegenser sveivar på maskin (Foto/Photo)

The Textile Industry Museum

How are clothes made? Experience the knitwear factory from 1859 and see new Norwegian textile art in Galleri Salhus.


The Western Norway Emigration Centre

People move, cultures meet. Discover the Norwegian-American prairie village on Radøy, and learn about migration in the past and present.