Austrått Fort is a massive fortification with a five-storey cannon tower. The fortress was built by the occupying German forces during World War 2, and the battery was originally on board the battleship Gneisenau.
Skilled guides will take you through the facility, which also includes Fosen
War Historical Collections - a comprehensive exhibition that attempts to convey
War as it was experienced in Fosen.
For bookings of guided tour off season, contact Ørland Cultural Center, tel 72 51 55 10.