Ole Bull Fountain in Bergen, Norway - Encircle Photos

Ole Bull Fountain in Bergen, Norway

This fountain is a tribute to Ole Bull, a famous virtuoso violinist during the 19th century. On top of the monument is a statue of this native son playing the violin. He is surrounded by a rectangular pond with stepping stones that children love to play on. At the base of the fountain is this sculpture of a skald playing a mythical harp. Skalds were Scandinavian poets who sang songs for kings from the Viking Age (800 to 1066 AD) through the 14th century.


Nedre Ole Bulls Plass 1, 5012 Bergen, Norway


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