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Høytorp Fortress, Mysen

A fortress, built between 1912-18. The fort took part in the campaign against the German forces in April 1940.

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Experience Norway's biggest inland fortress, built between 1912 - 1918. The fort took part in the defence against the German forces in April 1940.
Guided tours last just under 2 hours, and cost NOK 50 per person. Dark and exciting corridors, spectacular views and thrilling history. There is also an exhibition in the mountain facility.
Opening hours:
Guided tours every Sunday in June, July and August at 14.00. For other hours and groups, please contact us.
Artillery museum open 12.30-13.30 on Sundays before regular guided tour.

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Hours

6/3/2013 - 8/25/2013
Sun
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
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Høytorp Fortress, Mysen

Experience Norway's biggest inland fortress, built between 1912 - 1918. The fort took part in the defence against the German forces in April 1940. Gu...

Høytorp Fortress, Mysen

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