King's Gateway

Southern Norway

One of the gates to the old town.

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This stone storehouse, built between 1674 and 1691, is one of the oldest buildings in Gamlebyen and now a ceramics showroom.

3. Old Convict Prison

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Among the finest old buildings in town, the old convict prison was built in 1731.

4. Gamlebyen

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The timbered houses, moats, gates and drawbridge of the Fredrikstad Gamlebyen are simply enchanting. The perimeter walls, once defended by 200 cannons,…

5. Fredrikstad Museum

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6. Gate

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There are a series of gates within the walls surrounding the old town.

7. Isegran Ruins

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The ruins of a stone (originally wood) tower remain visible at the eastern end of Isegran.