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My husband and I visited the museum and were surprised how long we stayed. While there are a number... read more

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Sea S
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Another spot to see in Bergen Festing

This museum you can visit for free and once you are at the castle consider visiting it too. It is... read more

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Koengen 0 | Haakonsvern, Bergen 5003, Norway
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I visited the museum and were surprised how long we stayed. While there are a number of exhibits for different historical topics I really enjoyed the Norwegian resistance museum on the 1st floor. There are booklets available for each exhibit in various...More

Thank Sea S
Reviewed 5 days ago

This museum you can visit for free and once you are at the castle consider visiting it too. It is run by the Norwegian military, their officer will wait at the entrance (speaks excellent English and also engaged in conversation in French) and shows military...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here because we had a few hours to kill, it was raining pretty hard outside, and the reviews said it was nice enough. Plus, it's free. We were greeted warmly and supplied with booklets containing extensive translations which covered pretty much all of the...More

Thank SmayMJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good exhibit over 3 floors. Friendly and helpful staff and free of charge. Parking outside. Check for opening times before going if you’re off season. Has the history of the fortress, Bergen during WW2 and then the more recent activity of the Norwegian Armed...More

Thank Jenny V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a lot of Norwegian military history packed into this little museum with the most fascinating being a detailed, chronological history of the Nazi occupation of Norway in WWII. It is told with story-boards, photos, first-hand written accounts and military artifacts, including some weapons....More

Thank DnAAlbany_NY
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location in the center of Bergen - easy access. The museum shows well life in Bergen during the second world war. Interesting topic was the part which shows the resistance forces during the war. More info in English will be great.

Thank 1VeePee
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Shared the history over the last 300 years, especially resistance during the war and involvement since. Even offered free coffee after

1  Thank 62Kathy52
Reviewed August 25, 2018

After visiting Haakon's Hall, we decided to enter this museum nearby as rainy day. Start with very good top exhibit on Norwegian wars and military attire including info on the various fortresses built. The middle floor though took up most of our time as shows...More

Thank Otto L
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

This museum is free and about the Second World War and the history of the fortress. The exhibits are not labelled in English but there are leaflets in English that explain them.

Thank Marianne H
Reviewed August 18, 2018

When we first walked in we were greeted by a nice gentleman who was in the Norwegian military and was stationed in Washington and Maryland working with the USA. The museum is free as is coffee.tea and a few goodies which was very nice. The...More

1  Thank Richard F
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