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National Justice Museum

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Fascinating history

As I know very little about Norwegian history, I learnt a lot here. The displays are well laid out... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
JPH1984
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Very interesting

An interesting private collection of police history in Trondheim and when the Germans took over... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2016
Bobby1505
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1 Sep 2018
“Fascinating history”
16 Jul 2017
“Absolutely worth while visiting!”
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The Norwegian Justice Museum shows the development of the police and justice system from the 18th century until the present. The museum also has an outstanding collection from the occupation period, 1940- 1945
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Kongens gate 95 | Trondheim, Trondheim 7012, Norway
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+47 73 89 92 03
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

As I know very little about Norwegian history, I learnt a lot here. The displays are well laid out and English guidebooks are available. Some fascinating artefacts to view here.

Thank JPH1984
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I'm a fan of murder mysteries and history. This building has a lots of history. It has also been a asylum for criminally insane. Inside you can find old murder weapons, old police uniforms, pictures of prisoners held there and Second World War history of...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2016

An interesting private collection of police history in Trondheim and when the Germans took over Trondheim at the beginning of WWII a until the last day of the war. It also goes into the people who help the Gestapo here against the local resistance. The...More

Thank Bobby1505
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

I was rather disappointed by this museum. Some parts were interesting, but the museum and the exhibition should have been better maintained...

Thank Marita B
Reviewed 7 October 2015

A very interesting museum with relics from our past. Especially from our period when we were invaded during WW2. Many nice, old relics and interesting things to see. The opening hours are however, slightly strange. Call on beforehand. It is a 15 minutes walk from...More

Thank Pål H
Reviewed 17 December 2014 via mobile

This is such a nice place to visit. Besides having excellent historical lessons and interesting anegdotes, what was really surprising is that you will have a chance to see original Enigma encryption machine. Actually, English mathematician and logician, Alan Turing, managed to crack the Enigma...More

Thank Hasharijast
Reviewed 3 May 2014

This museum features many interesting objects, used by both offenders and the law. It is fascinating to learn how criminals were regarded in earlier times and how they were punished. The posters explaining the exhibited objects are all in Norwegian, but a leaflet in English...More

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