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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 June 14, 2017
Tim G
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Best place in Stavern for a picnic

This old fortress is a large area where you can walk and look at the historic buildings, but also... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2016
Sanukmak555
,
Tonsberg, Norway
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Norwegian naval base.
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Jun 14, 2017
“Interesting historic fort and boat yard”
Jun 15, 2016
“Best place in Stavern for a picnic”
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Fredriksvern Verft 1, Stavern 3290, Norway
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Reviewed June 14, 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

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Reviewed June 15, 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 April 28, 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 January 27, 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

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