Silje wrote, "I learned this at school in one of my French classes, many years ago. I remember that we also learned it in Norwegian, and it goes like this…"

På broen i Avignon - Norwegian Children's Songs - Norway - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image


At the bridge in Avignon is originally a French song called Sur le Pont d'Avignon (you can click the link for the original French version).

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Silje for contributing and translating this song and to Monique Palomares for the photo of the Bridge of Avignon in southern France.

Tusen takk!