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Ergan Coastal Fort

Bud sentrum, Bud 6430, Norway
+47 915 10 526
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WWII artilery exhibition and picturesque atlantic road views

This it the starting point of the famous Atlantic road that will take you to Kristiansund! This... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Denis S
Vilnius, Lithuania
World War 2 museum close to Atlantic Road

A visit to Bud must be included on your trip to Atlantic road. Bud is a small village which hosts... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
New Delhi
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Restored German coastal fort from World War II with command centre, cannon positions, sickbay and water reservoir built into the rock. In addition to the 350 Germans, Bud was home to 150 Russian and Polish POWs during World War II. The fort has a view of the whole of the Hustadvika bay, the shipping lanes to alesund, Molde and Kristiansund as well as the fishing villages of Bjornsund and Ona.
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Bud sentrum, Bud 6430, Norway
+47 915 10 526
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

This it the starting point of the famous Atlantic road that will take you to Kristiansund! This point has a nice WWII museaum and some old WWII artilery exhibits. You can buy some souveniers. ATTENTION: Take a wind proof coat as it is very windy!...More

Thank Denis S
Reviewed 27 July 2017

A visit to Bud must be included on your trip to Atlantic road. Bud is a small village which hosts the WW 2 historical museum. The bunkers' used during the war time have been preserved. The place also is a picnic spot with beautiful views...More

Thank vmahajan1957
Reviewed 19 July 2017

When going to the Atlantic ocean road, a short stop at he village of Bud is worth the time. The Ergans costal fortress is a relic from World War II build by the Germans. Some old canons and building structures (free) and a museum (entrance...More

Thank TElg78
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Lovely setting with a dark history, some interesting exhibits about fishing etc plus gas drilling. Outside are the remains of the German occupation and lovely views across the island. Good loos but no cafe.

Thank Rita B
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We spent just over an hour here. Entrance was 100nk each. Inside the museum there is information about local fishing in the area and also info about exporting gas (this was actually quite interesting). Outside you can visit the German ww2 fort which had been...More

Thank penelope_pit_stop123
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Bud is a nice place to visit, in my young days we use to visit Bud to chase the girls, that time Bud had only a Cafe, a bakery and a gas station. Today you can find 3 places to eat, even Mix kjosk have...More

Thank Frode Osvald L
Reviewed 26 July 2016

An old artillery estabilshed during WWII by the German occupants. This fortress was guarding the entrance to Molde and fjords witrhin

Thank Dan-Erik D
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Spectacular view with a WW2 history. Museum with war artifacts. You can walk/climd the remnants of the fortress. There is a risk of falling/sliding so don't let kids run all over the place.

Thank TorKr
Reviewed 13 December 2015

great outdoor museum which we loved and the views are stunning as well - you can imagine how the place was operated and travel back in time

Thank Lucie B
Reviewed 25 October 2015

While visiting the region, our hosts arranged a tour for us, even though the museum didn't appear to be open that day. The museum is well set up, and tells the story of the German occupation of Bud during the second world war. The bunkers...More

Thank John S
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