KIS02 Visit the historical bomb shelter “Andersgrotta”
Open 01.06 -31.08
(other periodes only open for groups min 10 persons)
Visit Andersgrotta –Kirkenes’ largest bomb-shelter, built in 1941. Learn about the life of civilians during the 2. World war.
Andersgrotta is a important sight to visit and it is located in centre town only 5 min from both Thon or Scandic Hotel (at the crossing Presteveien/Haganesveien).
Please meet your guide at the entrance (transfer from hotel not included).
Can not be booked in advance.
Duration 30 min
12.30 – 13.00
Price per person: 200 NOK
Age limit is 12 years
Only on days wiht Hurtigruten arrival, min 2 persons
included guide, film show (transfer is not included and you meet your guide at the entrance)
Andersgrotta is constructed beneath the bedrock in the centre of Kirkenes, a brilliantly well hidden location. On this guided sightseeing tour in Andersgrotta you will see a film about Kirkenes during the 2. word war, based on archive and new recordings. The film is both in English, German and Norwegian.
Learn more about the dramatic history Kirkenes went through during the war.