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Høytorp Fortress, Mysen

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Høytorp Fortress, Mysen Photo: Høytorp Fort
Read more: Høytorp fort
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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.

Categories

  • Cultural heritage Cultural heritage
  • Buildings & Monuments Buildings & Monuments
  • Museums & Galleries Museums & Galleries

Hours

6/7/2015 - 8/30/2015
Sun
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Facilities

  • Museums, Galleries and crafts

    • guided tour during opening hours
    • guided tour by appointment
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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. Gu...

Høytorp Fortress, Mysen

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