Akershus Festning, Akershus Fortress – Norway`s most haunted place!
Akershus Fortress, Akershus Festning, or Akershus Castle, Akershus slott, is a medieval castle that was built to protect Oslo, the capital of Norway. It has also been used as a prison. This fortress is also reknowned to be the host of several ghosts.
Photo. The Blue Tower, "Blåtårnet" at Akershus festning, Akershus fortress. Akershus festning is Norway's best-preserved fortress and castle complex - a great place to discover Oslo's history and enjoy a summer day.
Akershus Fortress is full of amazing stories. It`s Norway's most important medieval monument, built around 1300. Its overlooking the harbor. The fortress is used today for state occasions. The Akershus Castle contains dungeons, plush upper floors with banquet halls and staterooms, and the chapel used for royal events.
I did my military duty at Akershus Fortress. I loved walking around in the beautiful sourundings and admired the old buildings. Many people enjoy their picnics there too. Especially I found the museums interesting: the Defense Museum and the Resistance Museum displaying the resistance movement during World War 2. Even I walked around there for circa 1 year, I didnt`t notice any supernatural phenonema, but according to legends there are several ghosts doing their best to scare visitors.
The Norwegian Ministry of Defence and Defence Staff Norway (armed forces headquarters) have a joint modern headquarters in the eastern part of Akershus Fortress.
Akershus Fortress was begun in 1299 by Håkon V at a time when the Oslo had 3000 inhabitants, five churches and three monasteries. During the Christian 4 (1588-1648), a new major construction period, and the plant was largely its present appearance. Later, the fortress was local officials, prison records.
Today, Akershus Fortress covers 67 buildings. The area is the size of fourteen football fields. 900 has his day job here. Seven royals are buried here. In addition, the government stronghold local representation and a popular recreation area on beautiful summer days.
Swedish attacked the fortress 8 times without sucess. The Swedish problems can be understood. Akershus Fortress was constructed in a way that would make it nearly impossible for enemies to occupy the castle.
Garshol possibly buried a live dog at the entrance to scare away intruders. In this way the dog would become a ghost who could guard the area.
The dog called "Malcanisen" and it means "The Vicious Dog" (the Evil Dog). It is said that the soldiers of the fort was terrified every time the ghost appeared. The dog was buried in Maiden's Tower on the east side of the fortress. This tower was the old main entrance to the castle.
Today there are many who say they have seen a woman going back to a chamber in Magaretasalen inside the Akershus Castle. Without a face she emerges from darkness into a full-length robe. She is called Mantelgeisten.
Stein Morten Lund, 10 February 2011
The chapel holds the crypts of King Haakon VII and King Olav V. Guided tours of the fortress in the summer, starts from The Information Centre. The changing of the guards, HM The King's Guards, happens at 1:30 pm. See also the Defense Museum and the Resistance Museum displaying the resistance movement during World War 2.
Akershus Fortress Walking is located just a 10 minutes walking distance from the city center.
Oslo Military, Akershus, N-0015 Oslo Phone: +47 2309 3917
Royal places in Norway: Royal Palace, Bygdøy Royal Estate · Oscarshall · Akershus Castle · Gamlehaugen · Ledaal · Stiftsgården · Skaugum · HNoMY Norge
Read more about Norway on our global travelguide Travel Explorations.
- Hofbräuhaus am Platzl, Munich - the place for beer, music and socialising
- Djemaa El Fna square, Marrakesh, Morocco, Africa - The show must go on!
- Dachau, the first Nazi concentration camp - Shocking story
- Munich, Bayern – The rise of Hitler and the Nazism
- Beatlemania in Moss, Norway - The Beatles Project rocked the audience to the fullest
- Hofbräuhaus am Platzl, Munich - the place for beer, music and socialising.
- Fredriksten fortress, Halden, Norway - Often attacked, but never conquered
- Akershus fortress - Evening ghost walk in the old town of Oslo, Norway
- Buy Quality Real And Fake Passports,Driver's License,ID Cards, Counterfeit Money
Buy Quality Real And Fake Passports,Driver's License,ID Cards, Counterfeit Money
Buy Visa, passport, id card, birth certificate, Driving License Transcripts
We use high quality equipment and materials to produce counterfeit
documents. All secret
features of real passports are carefully duplicated for our falsified
unique producer of quality fake and Real documents.We offer only
fake passports, driver's licenses, ID cards, stamps, Visa, school
Diplomas and other
products for a number of countries like:USA, Australia, Belgium,
Brazil, Canada, Italian,
Finland, France, Germany, Israel, Mexico, Netherlands, South Africa,
Spain, United Kingdom. This list is not full. To get further more
detailed information about our high quality fake passports/driving
licenses/id cards/ stamps, Visa, school Diplomas and
other products contact us through the below infos;
contact us via Email or WHATS-APP
CONTACT EMAIL: ((email@example.com))
feel free to contact via email or call at anytime okay i will be happy to
hear from you.
fake USA(United States) passports,
fake Australian passports,
fake Belgium passports,
fake Brazilian(Brazil) passports,
fake Canadian(Canada) passports,
fake Finnish(Finland) passports,
fake French(France) passports,
false German(Germany) passports,
false Dutch(Netherlands/Holland) passports,
false Israel passports,
false UK(United Kingdom) passports,
false Spanish(Spain) passports,
false Mexican(Mexico) passports,
false South African passports.
false Australian driver licenses,
false Canadian driver licenses,
false French(France) driver licenses,
false Dutch(Netherlands/Holland) driving licenses,
false German(Germany) driving licenses,
false UK(United Kingdom) driving licenses,
false Diplomatic passports,
fake USA(united States) passports for sale,
fake Australian passports for sell,
fake Belgium passports for sell,
fake Brazilian(Brazil) passports for sell,
fake Canadian(Canada) passports for sell,
fake Finnish(Finland) passports for sell,
sell false passports,
make Diplomatic passports,
fake passport of Afghanistan
fake passport of Albania
fake passport of Algeria
fake passport of Andorra
fake passport of Angola
fake passport of Argentina
fake passport of Armenia
fake passport of Australia
fake passport of Austria
fake passport of Bahrain
fake passport of Bangladesh
fake passport of Barbados
fake passport of Belarus
fake passport of Belgium
fake passport of Belize
fake passport of Benin
fake passport of Bhutan
fake passport of Bolivia
fake passport of Bosnia Herzegovina
fake passport of Brazil
fake passport of Brunei
fake passport of Bulgaria
fake passport of Burkina
fake passport of Burundi
fake passport of Cambodia
fake passport of Cameroon
fake passport of Canada
fake passport of Cape Verde
fake passport of Central African Rep
fake passport of Chad
fake passport of Chile
fake passport of Jordan
fake passport of Kazakhstan
fake passport of Kenya
fake passport of Yemen
buy, get, fake, false, passport, passport, id, card, cards, uk, sell,
online, Canadian, British, sale, novelty, counterfeit, bogus,
American, united, states, usa, us, Italian, Malaysian, Australian,
identity, identification, driver, license, license, driving,
residence, permit, SSN fake passport id, free fake passport, identity
theft, fake, novelty, camouflage, passport, anonymous, private, safe,
terrorism, international, offshore, banking, id, driver, drivers,
license, instant, online, for sale, cheap, wholesale, new identity,
second, citizenship, identity, identification, documents, diplomatic,
nationality, how to, where to, get, obtain, buy, purchase, make,
build, a, passport, i.d., British, Honduras, UK, USA, us, u.s.,
Canada, Canadian, foreign, visa, Swiss, card, ids, document, getting,
visas, cards, foreign .....................................[Reply]
- BK-EBDP ,BK-2C-B ,BUFF ,4-CL-PVP ,2-Bromo-LSD ,2-A1MP for sale
Meeting the Mudmen
in Papua New Guinea
See the video HERE