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Oslo: Self-Guided Mystery Tour at Akershus Fortress

Activity provider: Solve A Mystery AB

Oslo: Self-Guided Mystery Tour at Akershus Fortress

Activity provider: Solve A Mystery AB

From US$ 43.10 per group up to 4

Embark on an interactive, self-guided mystery tour as you investigate a sinister crime at Akershus Fortress in Oslo. Solve riddles with your friends or family, and take in the stunning surroundings.

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Duration 1 day
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Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 4 participants


  • Visit the beautiful Akershus Fortress, and embark on a murder mystery tour
  • Awaken your inner Sherlock Holmes and find the culprit of the sinister crimes
  • Learn more about the history of Akershus Fortress and Oslo as you solve the clues
  • Use your problem-solving abilities with your friends to solve the mystery
Full description

Solve a murder mystery and explore the stunning surroundings of Akershus Fortress during this interactive, self-guided true-crime mystery tour. Receive your envelope with clues and play the role of lead investigators as you set off with your team on a quest to unravel this sinister crime.

Immerse into the year 1965 and become a member of highly-respected family of investigators, and you want to live up to their standards.

During a celebration party of the Oslo police, a not attending officer finds the body of a dead woman on a hill near Akershus fortress. As a junior investigator, the task of finding out what happened falls on you.

Explore Akershus Fortress and its historic surroundings and take the chance to finally prove your worth as much is at stake. Not only the honor of you and your family, but also the safety of Oslo's streets! Crack the mystery as a trusted investigator and learn about the story inspired by true events. Race against the clock to gather sufficient evidence and find the right suspect to ensure the peace of Oslo's citizens. Take on the challenge of finding the murderer. For those in a bigger group, you can split up into several teams and compete against each other.

  • Envelope with clues (from designated pick-up location)
  • Guide
Not suitable for
  • Children under 8 years

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Meeting point

Pick up your clues at Fenaknoken Opening hours: Monday-Friday 9 AM-5 PM

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • This is a self-guided tour that takes place outdoors irrespective of weather
  • The walking distance is around 1.5-2km around Akershus Fortress
  • The starter pack must be collected during opening hours; however, the game can be played at any time after collection
  • One game is needed per group and the optimal group size is 2 - 4 people
  • If you have a bigger group or you wish to compete against one another, purchase the game twice to receive 2 individual starter packs. The first group to finish wins!
  • The average duration of 2 hours depends on how quickly you solve the individual mysteries
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