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Bergenhus Festning

Bergenhus, Bergen, Norway
+47 55 31 60 67
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Bergenhus, Bergen, Norway
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"rosenkrantz tower"
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"fortress museum"
in 4 reviews
"old fortress"
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"worth a visit"
in 6 reviews
"norwegian resistance"
in 2 reviews
"piece of history"
in 2 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 3 reviews
"nice walk"
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"interesting history"
in 2 reviews
"small museum"
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"park"
in 10 reviews
"bryggen"
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"sword"
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"military"
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"war"
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"ww2"
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"stroll"
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Hi, these visits we made in May 2016, not 2017. In the most beautiful weather Bergen could wish to present visitors! We also enjoyed the "Farmers' Market" at Bryggen in Bergen. We also went to the "Rosenkrantz Tower", a MUST when you are at Bryggen...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2017

This is a majestic part of the the old fortress. I did not go in and only learned later that there is access in till 11:pm. It is open from early morning till late in the evening. Still, it is very impressive from outside as well. Being...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Great medieval building hiding many historical events... The inside does not show much, but is worth a visit anyway.

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

The fortress is worth the time. Between the Rosencrantz Tower and Haakon's Hall, you get a good look at medieval Bergen, Norway. We thought the exhibits and explanations very good. Do go to the top of the tower for a great view of the harbor...More

1  Thank alanrL6853ZO
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

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

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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

1  Thank Andrea C
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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

1  Thank JudyGraham
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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
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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

1  Thank Linda S
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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
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