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We went for a walk in the complex and it is super nicely renovated, plus from the edges you get to enjoy nice views to the city and sea. Definitely worth a visit as it's also very near to the Radhus and Aker Brygge.
Akershus Castle and Fortress is near the ferry terminal in Oslo harbour. The castle contains many museums with most of them being free. The castle is a pleasant walk around and offers some good harbour views. Well worth a visit.
Built by the Swedes more than 750 years ago, this fortress have protected Oslo for centuries from invation. It and it's neighbourhood is also one of very few places with an intact building mass this old that can give a true impression of what once...More
The Fortress was closed for renovation during our visit but is still accessible to the fortress area. There are still guards watching over the fortress and the canons. The view over the harbour on the hill is spectacular. Definitely worth a walk up
As others have said, the fortress is free; a large area to walk around and a glorious walk around the harbour to get there (if the weather is kind). The castle interior entry is 70NOK for adults and 50NOK for seniors. I... More
As others have said, the fortress is free; a large area to walk around and a glorious walk around the harbour to get there (if the weather is kind). The castle interior entry is 70NOK for adults and 50NOK for seniors. I would recommend getting the audio tour as there is little written information.
You also have the Norwegian resistance museum nearby. You really should make time to see this if you're in the area.