This is a consolidated list of castles and palaces in norway the norwegian word slott means castle, palass means palace, and fort or festning means fortress to see list of fortresses in norway, see list of norwegian fortresses. How can the answer be improved. Medieval castles in scandinavia castles and fortresses in sweden, norway and denmark viking castles pictures of beautiful scandinavian architecture.
Norway's eventful military and royal history has left many castles and fortifications around the country ranging from 12th century stone fortresses to royal palaces built in the 19th century, the country's castles offer a wide spectrum of sights for visitors. Castles and fjords in scandinavia cbtp-14 travel with train through stockholm, gothenburg, oslo and bergen and experience the majestic scenery of scandinavia with castles, fjords and beautiful mountains.
Akershus castle (aka akershus fortress or akershus festning in norwegian) is a medieval castle situated in oslo, the capital of norway. Top norway castles: see reviews and photos of castles in norway, europe on tripadvisor.
Show all sights tagged in category medieval castles in norway - page 1. A list of norwegian castles every famous castle from norway has been included originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still.
Akershus fortress (norwegian: akershus festning) or akershus castle (norwegian: akershus slott) is a medieval castle that was built to protect and provide a royal residence for oslo, the capital of norway.
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Although you won’t find a huge number of castles in norway, the fortresses and castles found here vary greatly ranging from fortresses made in the 13th century like bergenhus fortress or akershus fortress to fortresses built in the early 20th century like the hegra fortress, norwegian castles are worth visiting when in norway.