History

Norges Bank was established in 1816 based on a silver tax.

Read more about the silver tax, the mint union, the gold standard and Bretton Woods. Photographs depicting some of Norges Bank’s nearly 200-year history are also available

Norges Bank 200 years in 2016

Norges Bank celebrated its 200-year anniversary in 2016. An extensive research project was conducted with the aim of publishing several books before and during the celebration in 2016.

Published 2 May 2008 12:38