The Fortress Museum in Karlsborg

Karlsborg

The Fortress Museum in Karlsborg

In the middle of the 678-m long bulwark, Slutvärnet, is the fortress museum, showing the history of the fortress and the surrounding community.

About the museum:

In the middle of the 678-m long bulwark, Slutvärnet, is the fortress museum, showing the history of the fortress and the surrounding community.

Army, air force and Swedish cavalry history, exhibit on stables, the history of the signal troops and their regiment at Karlsborg.

About the garrison church

On the second floor is the garrison church, once intended as a session hall for the Swedish Parliament.

Contact information

Karlsborgs Fästningsmuseum
Befälsgatan 7
54681 Karlsborg
Phone: +46-505451826

Website: http://www.fastningsmuseet.se

Opening hours

Opening hours 2016

Daily 14/5-23/6 10am - 4pm
Daily 25/6-7/8 10am - 6pm
Daily 8/8-4/9 10am - 5pm

During the rest of the year we are open Monday to Friday 10am - 3pm

Price information

Prices 2015

Adults: SEK 50 Children: (7 - 15 years old) SEK 20 Familyticket: SEK 140 (2 adults and 2-4 children)

Public transportation

Directions

Road 195 to Karlsborg. Follow local signs to FÄSTNINGEN. The museum is placed in the middle of the Entenchment.

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