Opening hours for the fortress area
The fortress area is open all days all year.
The entrance to the fortress area is free. Museums, events, restaurants and concerts may have other opening hours and fees.
See departures from Drøbak, Oscarsborg and Bergholmen. Go to entur.org for digital ferry timetables. The ferry between Drøbak and Oscarsborg fortress runs all year. It is a short five minutes tour from our main dock, Sundbrygga in Drøbak. The timetables show departure times from Oscarsborg, Sundbrygga and Bergholmen.
How to get to Oscarsborg Fortress?
The ferry takes you from Drøbak to Oscarsborg Fortress
See departures from avganger Drøbak, Oscarsborg and Bergholmen.
From Aker Brygge during the summer season
RUTERs travelplanner for the public transport boat
You can drive to Drøbak. There are parking possibilities in the centre of Drøbak, and a taxed parking space at Huskvik, about 400 meters from our main dock, Sundbrygga. There are two handicap spaces at Sundbrygga. Unfortunately, there is no charging option for an electric car in the parking lot. See charging stations.no for info on charging stations nearby. See ladestasjoner.no for info on charging nearby.
Parking fee at Husvik
Per hour NOK 26, - incl. VAT
Per day DKK 125, - incl. VAT
See map for information on parking and docks:
kaianlegg og parkeringskart.pdf
Travel by your own boat
Oscarsborg Gjestehavn is open all year and has a capacity of 100 boats.
The fortress area
Go to Google maps to see Oscarsborg Fortress
Follow signage on the site.
Safety and availability
Oscarsborg is a fortress with high walls. Some walls are unsecured. Be careful along the fortress walls and watch the children. There is varied terrain with gravel roads, paved roads and stairs. Most places are wheelchair accessible, stroller and the like.
It is wheelchair accessibility on the ferry. It is wheelchair accessibility on the ferry. It can be hard to get large electric wheelchairs on board on windy days. However, this happens rarely. At the Fortress Museum and in the restaurants, they have facilities for the wheelchairs to be brought in. You will also find custom toilets in these locations.
Throw rubbish in the bins and recycle when possible.
Bring the dog
Keep your dog on a leash. It is a bandwagon all year round.
It is prohibited with barbecue and open fire.
It is forbidden to fly drone on and over the fortress area.
Alcohol brought along
It is not allowed to drink alcohol you have brought with you.
There are several accommodation options at Oscarsborg. Outdoor camping is not allowed.
Contact the Fortress museum at Oscarsborg for info. You will find booking and contact information on their website.
Contact the fortress manager if you have questions about the fortress management, concert and culture venue rental or such.