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Odderøya Fortress

Odderøya Fortress Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand AS
Odderøya Fortress Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand AS

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Kristiansand's oldest fortress (ca. 1660-1797) and Northern Europe's largest quarantine station (1804-1914).

Rehabilitation is in progress.

Signposted paths for walks on Odderøya.

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Odderøya Fortress - Photo: Anders Martinsen (c) Visit Kristiansand AS

Odderøya Fortress

Kristiansand's oldest fortress (ca. 1660-1797) and Northern Europe's largest quarantine station (1804-1914). Rehabilitation is in progress....

Odderøya Fortress

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