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“Great view from the fortress ”

Hallands Kulturhistoriska Museum och Varbergs fastning
Ranked #1 of 18 things to do in Varberg
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We were here on a day with blue sky and sun. Got a beautiful view of the ocean and the city. Took a stroll on the walls around the fortress. We didn't enter the museum. But the fortress itself is really worth a visit. Don't miss it!

Thank Hermanadelviento
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

We very much enjoyed the exhibition on the local painters - better display and explanation on Swedish artists than in some major galleries. Bicycle museum not really for us but might interest others. Not a lot to do otherwise in the fortress.

Thank Dewi C
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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

The people were very nice and help you whenever you need it. It wasn't that cheap (10€ adults, 8€ students), but the parking was free. It was interesting to see and they had audio guides for those who don't speak swedish. But if you speak swedish you should absolutly join the tour! They turned the tour into a little theater! :)

Thank Patricia M
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

First of all: It is a historic place and there is a very good view from the castle. The museum had a lot to give: An excellent exhibition of local art from around 1880-1900 that is just like french impressionism. Wonderful paintings.
Then an exhibition on the local cultural history and an exhibition of bicycles that was very good

Thank Richardt H
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

We visit the castle every time we are in Varberg on vacation. Both to sit there and enjoy the view over the city and the sea, and to visit the exiting museum. This year we also had a guided tour which was a play. It was very fun, but notice that the play is in Swedish.

Thank DanNorway
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