Frederikshavn has often played a significate role regarding wars throughout history. In the area around Niels Juel's canons, it is also possible to find bunkers and one can see cannons from the frigate Niels Juel.
The area is usually a military area, Bangsbo Fort, here controls the Kattegat marine nautical al monitoring in the northern Kattegat.
In summer, there is access to the area with Niels Juel’s canons and at specific times there are guided tours.
Bangsbo Fort is located immediately south of Pikkerbakken. The area is located in approximately 80 m height, and the canons of approximately 60 m height. From the fort there is a splendid view over Frederikshavn and Kattegat. In clear weather, you can see both Skagen and Læsø
The fort was built by the Germans during World War 2 and was reinforced in 1944 with four 15 cm canons from the artillery ship Niels Juel.
It is possible to visit the exhibition bunkers and experience interactive communication. There are both cinema, traditional museum communication, interactive communication, special offers for school groups and institutions as well as children bunker with communication targeted at the youngest.
Daily tour of the open bunkers and terrain.
Get a unique experience in the magnificent area where there are big skies and stunning views of Kattegat.
Because Bangsbo Fort lies in a military area, there is no entry for unauthorized persons. Museum guests are welcome to drive right into the area and park at the museum building.If you are not a guest at the museum or MOCN, parking arranged on the edge of the area is to be used. From here you are allowed to move on foot in the area.