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Kristiansand Kanonmuseum

Movik | Krooddveien, Kristiansand 4624, Norway
+47 38 08 50 90
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Place with a history and a view

Nice place to visit. Well maintained with WW2 bunkers, artefacts and the big ones. Has got a nice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nandish J
Really nice place

Such a nice little place. Around the small harbour are cafes, restaurants and small stores. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Movik | Krooddveien, Kristiansand 4624, Norway
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to visit. Well maintained with WW2 bunkers, artefacts and the big ones. Has got a nice view too.

Thank Nandish J
Eva H, Konsulent at Kristiansand Kanonmuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for reviewing the museum. We really appreciate it! Eva H

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a nice little place. Around the small harbour are cafes, restaurants and small stores. The fish n chips looked amazing. Cross the bridge and walk to the old Fort, nice views from here, great photos too. Walk into town and see the old church,...More

Thank Susan1921
Reviewed 4 June 2017

the view from Kanonmuseum is wonderful. And the canon is impressively large. Good to know little bit history on the WW2

Thank Vincent H
Eva H, Konsulent at Kristiansand Kanonmuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Vincent It is really good to know that you hade a nice experience when visiting the canon. Have a nice day! Eva H

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Located in my hometown of Kristiansand this place offers exciting learning and history from the WW2. As a bonus the area is great for those Sunday walking trips in beautiful nature.More

2  Thank enurweb
Eva H, Konsulent at Kristiansand Kanonmuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017
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Hei - takk for at du deler dine tanker om museet. Vi setter alltid pris på å bli likt. Hilsen...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is the biggest Must See of it`s kind in Norway, if you are interested in military defence or old military equipment. They have a variety of WW2 guns and equipment in display, this was originally a German shipturret gun mounted in a large fortress...More

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Eva H, Konsulent at Kristiansand Kanonmuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Thank you for taking time to review Kristiansand Kanonmuseum. We are very proud of the large cannon and, of course, happy when people take interest in it. Eva H

Reviewed 1 October 2016

We were on a cruise ship and made our way on public transport (really easy) to the Kanonmuseum which is a fantastic little place to visit. You can go round the canon that is still left and get a really good insight into what it...More

2  Thank TnA2013
Eva H, Konsulent at Kristiansand Kanonmuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2016

Hi! It is so good to see that you found the visit interesting. I am sorry that the train was not running, the cause was probably needed maintenance. Have a good day! Eva H

Reviewed 13 September 2016

If you are historicaly interested this is a place worth visiting. It shows the bigest canon mounted in the world. Its an area with beautiful nature and much history

Thank Tor Steinar E
Eva H, Konsulent at Kristiansand Kanonmuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2016

Thank you for taking time to review Kristiansand Kanonmuseum. Glad you liked it! Eva H

Reviewed 20 August 2016

Our second visit to the museum, not much has changed but still an interesting tour. Very friendly staff to greet you and helpful too. Our boys loved the fact that they can roam and climb over all the existing structures. Amazing views once you are...More

1  Thank lmw482014
Eva H, Konsulent at Kristiansand Kanonmuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Hi! So happy to heat that you have come back for a second visit! We are really pleased to hear that you enjoy the museum. Thank you for a great review! Eva H

Reviewed 9 August 2016

Very nice, interesting and informative. Been there with my parents and grandparents. We walked along the amunation train tracks and saw many hidden bunkers. Eveything in the main bunker (Entrance) is like the germans left yesterday... We been in another big bunker aswell with torch...More

2  Thank Lanti87
Eva H, Konsulent at Kristiansand Kanonmuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Hi Thank you for a nce review. We are pleased when our guests have a good experience. When it comes to the toilets, yes they are poor, but the door may be locked so you can do your business in peace, no matter what sex...More

Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We have driven by this hidden gem dozens of times, and so glad we finally stopped to visit. During their occupation of Norway during WWII, the Germans built bunkers and housing for four gigantic cannons in anticipation of an Allied attack. One of the cannons...More

2  Thank Gayle G
Eva H, Konsulent at Kristiansand Kanonmuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016

Hi Gayle G, thank you for a great review of the museum. I am sorry to hear that you did not have enough time to explore all of it, but you are more than welcome to visit again. Hope to see you next summer! Eva...More

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JeffsTravellinCircus
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Hi Jeff the museum is open Sundays only in October, from 12-16. You can still walk around and see the museum from the outside. if you need any further information please contact the museum. Eva H
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Hi, I saw you were given an adequate answer, I hope you had a good stay!
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The museum is approx. 9 km from town, and you can get there by the M1 bus and a walk. Opening hours are: 21.08 – 13.09: Man – ons 11 – 15, tors – søn 11 – 17 Prices are: adult nok 80,- Children NOK 40,- Families (2 adults... More
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