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Bunkermuseet Hirtshals

Kystvejen, Hirtshals, Hjorring, Denmark
+45 96 24 10 50
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An amazing display of WWII bunkers

Apparently there were 6,000 bunkers built along the west coast of Denmark -- built by the Danes at... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Peggy B
Gaithersburg, Maryland

a windy place, but worth the bother. A lot of bunkers from 2. World War build by the germans and... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Copenhagen, Denmark
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Kystvejen, Hirtshals, Hjorring, Denmark
+45 96 24 10 50
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Apparently there were 6,000 bunkers built along the west coast of Denmark -- built by the Danes at the direction of the Germans. (Remember, Denmark was an occupied country for five long years.) These are haunted spaces and places, well worth going to. The visitor...More

Thank Peggy B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

a windy place, but worth the bother. A lot of bunkers from 2. World War build by the germans and never removed. Now you ca see it all

Thank Lonech
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

"Really interesting place to visit , almost 4 kilometres of trenches , bunkers and cannon and machine gun installations. Worth the visit if one is interested in history from the second world war."

Thank Winston R
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

You can enter the lighthouse and have a great view or wander through the dunes. In there you can take look at the bunkers or you can take a guided tour.

Thank ebeekman
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Well worth the visit. The site would really benefit by having English signage. Bring a flashlight or phone to see the underground spaces.

Thank David D
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

As its free to visit it's worth a look round. Some of the bunkers are inaccessible due to being locked up but it give a good impression of what it must have been like

Thank paul8392
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

It was fascinating to walk around the bunker complex and contemplate the construction task involved in building the Atlantic Wall but we felt there were some significant shortcomings - the brochure map is poor, there is no defined route through the complex and unlike almost...More

Thank Alastair H
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Very interesting to see and read about the bunkers from WW2. The museum is free of charge and you get a good perspective of them from below the ground and also from the lighthouse.

Thank Denise K
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Walked around for a while. Nice walk when the weather is good. You see old bunkers, not much more. The children climbed and ran around.

Thank radiv73
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Museum lies on a terrain that is covered with steep hills and right in the beach. It has over 50 bunkers that can be visited all year long and are opened all hours (except for the lighthouse). We had great time of exploring different types...More

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