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Bergenhus Festning

Bergenhus, Bergen, Norway
+47 55 31 60 67
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King Haakon VII memorial location

On the fortress property, there is a very powerful statue to the King. It is as smooth as this man... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
on_the_go_98765
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Tucson
nice park

the fortress itself is nice for is external and the location with a park were you can stroll... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Andrea C
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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Bergenhus, Bergen, Norway
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the fortress property, there is a very powerful statue to the King. It is as smooth as this man was in life. He came to the throne, a former Danish prince, and navigated his newly adopted country away and from under Nazi influence. He...More

Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 13 September 2017

the fortress itself is nice for is external and the location with a park were you can stroll around. From the fortress tower there is a nice view of the port

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 21 August 2017

A small museum with both English and Norwegian explanations. Chronicles Norwegian resistance during World War 2, focussed on the Bergen area and includes the Shetland Bus. Well worth a visit if you are interested in WW2 history

Thank JudyGraham
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Great concert, amazing location. Only drawback is that it is an outdoor arena and the city is Bergen, which means that your odds are against you weatherwise. We had a lot of rain.

Thank Alexander Wilbu... B
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We stopped in here on our way back to our ship. What a beautiful place. We didn't have time to go through the museums, but did walk through the grounds, which are immaculate and very beautiful. The buildings are just incredible. We would certainly like...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 8 August 2017

for 4 euros you can enter, and see an big old room, the outside is nicer, so spend your money wisely

Thank zeurro
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The fortress was full of interesting sections to visit including the Rosenkrantz Tower and Hakon's Hall [both have a separate entrance fee] and the Military Museum, which was free. The walk around the fortress was enjoyable and there are many nooks and crannies to explore....More

Thank Despina F
Reviewed 20 July 2017

It might not be the most fascinating part of Bergen to visit, but that's not to say it's not worth visiting. Because of the age of some of the buildings on the grounds, Bergen Fortress is a sort of starting point (or end point) if...More

Thank ianwyj
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We did not get a chance to go inside but the stroll around the grounds along the water was nice. The view was beautiful both towards the water and the mountain.

1  Thank JoanJh
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Walked into this museum when walking back to the ship from City, didn't have time to visit properly but what I did see was very interesting. A pleasant place to explore if I return to Bergen.

1  Thank Howlo
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