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Fascinating place

A lovely place to walk about and browse amongst both the history and the many artists galleries... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Mike K
,
Kendal, United Kingdom
via mobile
Interesting historic fort and boat yard

This fort has only recently been decommissioned by Norway's armed forces, most recently being an... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
Tim G
,
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Norwegian naval base.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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8 Jul 2018
“Fascinating place”
14 Jun 2017
“Interesting historic fort and boat yard”
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Fredriksvern Verft 1, Stavern 3290, Norway
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

A lovely place to walk about and browse amongst both the history and the many artists galleries that now are situated in the old buildings.

Thank Mike K
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This fort has only recently been decommissioned by Norway's armed forces, most recently being an academy for the airforce. Most of the buildings date to the mid 18th century and the reign on Fredrik V of Denmark and Norway although construction started much earlier during...More

Thank Tim G
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

This old fortress is a large area where you can walk and look at the historic buildings, but also walk to the great beach or relax on the grass. Bring your family and stay a few hours in a fantastic atmosphere.

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Reviewed 29 April 2015

This was one of the most important fortress of King Fredrik of Denmark inntil 1814. It is well maintained and open all year around. IT absolutt have some nice beaches and nice arena for walking.

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Reviewed 27 January 2015

If the weather is fine and you have got a couple of hours to sapre in Stavern, i`m happy to recommend you to visit Fredriksvern - the Norwegian naval base built in 18th century and played an important role during the last Nordic war from...More

1  Thank Elena_RedLilith
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