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Bunkermuseet Hirtshals

Kystvejen, Hirtshals, Hjoerring, Denmark
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Ranked #3 of 14 Attractions in Hirtshals
Type: Museums
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  • Danish first
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  • German first
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English first
København, Danmark
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53 reviews 53 reviews
42 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

A visit to the old bunkers in Hirtshals is a good reminder of who the world was - and how long we have come since. It is an amazing preserved bunker which gives an unique insight to what the germans were doing in WWII and how they were protecting the coastline against invation. If you have forgotten what happen 70... More 

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49 reviews 49 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

very good to get to know more about the Danish-German history from 2nd WW

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Houston, Texas
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

The bunkers were very cool, and the lighthouse was beautiful. The standout for me however, was the trails between the bunkers and the amazing views they provided. Be sure you really take the time to walk around.

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Whitby, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2010

During the German occupation, they forced Denmark to pay for, and build these bunkers, as part of the German army's Atlantic Wall defence. In Hirtshals, you can freely walk through the excavated bunkers. There is a tour at 2:00,but it was only in Danish, so we used the English pamphlet and walked through on our own. Kids thought it was... More 

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Odense, Denmark
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13 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2009

Compared to a lot of other WW2 museums, this is by far the most boring. Only one bunker is on display and really not much to see. Worth a 15 minutes visit if you're in Hirtshals anyway

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