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Nordberg Fort

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A beautiful historic place

Here you can walk around in beautiful nature and watch history from the viking period until today... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2016
Oslo, Norway

A wonderful opportunity to explore a well-preserved WW2 German gun emplacement and complex looking... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2015
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26 Jun 2016
“Interesting history, beware of the sheep droppings”
31 May 2016
“A beautiful historic place”
Nordberg Fort is a German costal fort from the Second World War. The fort has 17 authentic buildings. It is also a new museum there where you can find a café, museum shop and exhibitions. The forts location is fantastic with the beautiful view of...more
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Nordberg, Farsund 4560, Norway
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

The history of the Nazi occupation of Norway is interesting and seeing the demolished ruins of this coastal defense installation was equally interesting. However, you must blaze your own path from the information center to the top of the ruins and you must carefully watch...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Janetseppola, Public Relations Manager at Nordberg Fort, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2016

Hehe, this is countrylife! Humans, history and animals in perfect harmony. Thank you for your review :)

Reviewed 31 May 2016

Here you can walk around in beautiful nature and watch history from the viking period until today. A part of the fort is from the 2, world war.

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 5 May 2015

A wonderful opportunity to explore a well-preserved WW2 German gun emplacement and complex looking out to the North Sea, plenty of trench systems, blockhouses and outposts to look at. There is a coffee shop and toilets on site and while we visited an art and...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Janetseppola, General Manager at Nordberg Fort, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2015

Thank you for the review! We are happy to hear that you found Nordber Fort facinating:) The room you are referring to as "Museum" is in fact a temporarily exibition from NaturExpo. This exhibition will be in Norberg until august 2015 and is not owned...More

Reviewed 1 February 2015 via mobile

Nordberg fort is the best preserved German fortress in Norway from WWII. Usually the fortresses in Festung Norwegen consist of concrete bunkers and the occasional canon. Nordberg, though, has a lot of the original barracks preserved. Make sure to get a guided tour, which also...More

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Janetseppola, Kundeansvarlig at Nordberg Fort, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2015

We`re very pleased to read your review! Thank you for taking both the time to visit us and writing a positive review:) Welcome back!

Reviewed 3 July 2013

This small museum takes you through the soul of this part of Norway. As an arcaheologist and a local i am very pleased with the focus on the Bronze Age. The museum is close to several rock art sites from this period. They have a...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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Janetseppola, Manager at Nordberg Fort, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2013

We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit at Nordberg fort and our museum :)

Reviewed 2 November 2012

Visited Nordberg Fort on a windy thursday. Stayed warm in the cafe where they serve coffee, lapper (small pancakes) and lots of other things. They also have a nice shop. The surroundings are beautiful and I will definitely be back!

Date of experience: October 2012
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