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Varbergs fästning. Västra längan och mellersta valvet.

Varberg Fortress

Over the centuries, Varberg Fortress has become one of the most important symbols of Varberg and Halland’s history. With its high stone walls, it stands as a memorial to a time of war and power when the Nordic countries were in constant conflict with each other.

Read more about the history of the fortress

Varberg Fortress – a state-owned monument

Varberg Fortress is a state-owned building managed by the National Property Board. The fortress outdoor area is open for all to visit. You can wander around on your own or book a tour through the museum. You can also take part of the history of the fortress in the museum’s app.