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Rustkammeret/Hjemmefrontmuseet

Kongsgardsgata, Trondheim, Norway
+47 73 99 52 83
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nice mesume

It was a nice and free-admission mesume. I recommend this one. Three floor with lots historical... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hadi R
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Nice exhibition with some good dioramas

Nice place with a fine collection of Norwegian armies weapons and equipment through the ages. The... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
Derk2006
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Two museums in one: the army museum traces Norway's military history from the Vikings, and the Home Front Museum keeps alive memories of the Nazi Occupation of this part of Norway. Admission is free.
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good76%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Kongsgardsgata, Trondheim, Norway
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a nice and free-admission mesume. I recommend this one. Three floor with lots historical stories

Thank Hadi R
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Nice place with a fine collection of Norwegian armies weapons and equipment through the ages. The diorama's have been set up quite well and it really is a nice place to visit when interested in military matters.

Thank Derk2006
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This museum is very close to the Cathedral and is free. It covers three floors and has English translations for everything and therefore does involve a bit of reading. Wouldn't be interesting for younger children. The interesting bit for me was concerning WW2 and the...More

Thank RitaGina
Reviewed 17 July 2017

As other reviewers have noted, the museum has a very good collection. The strongest aspect of its exhibits is in the first floor where it shows the various alliance and wars that Norway was engaged in up until the 20th century. But we had hoped...More

Thank parfleche
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Not every day one pop into a free museum! The museum is housed in part of the old Archbishop’s Palace in the Midtbyen district in Trondheim. You will find a huge collection of historic items on display. It shows Norway's military history and has an...More

1  Thank springbank
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Its very interesting and has a huge collection of items. From 1700 till 1950s (around) Worth to drop by

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This museum helps you understand the military history of Norway and the resistance movement during WWII. The museum is well done with displays done in both Norwegian and English. No charge to get in.

Thank norskies
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Norway and Trondheim have layers upon layers of history. Scattered around the municipality are dozens of historical sites, monuments, museums, and decaying ruins, from pre-history, viking times, the middle ages, the inter-Scandinavian conflicts, the Nazi occupation, and the great era of Norwegian shipping dominance. With...More

Thank Andrewsk8s
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The museum told of the invasion by Germany and how some Norwegians were in a Nazi movement that infiltrated the Resistance, taking revenge upon the resistors. To minimize this effect, it was necessary to bring in soldiers from England whose job it was to sabotage...More

Thank mjrg59
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This is well worth a visit especially as it is free! (A rarity in Norway!) Spent 45 mins in there and learned quite a bit about the history of conflicts in Nirway.

1  Thank groovyson
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