Preus museum is located at Karljohansvern in Horten. The Museet has access to a guest harbour and less than 300 meters away you have a public beach, Vollen. The Museum has a giftshop and a Cafe. It is customed for disabled people. Persons accompanying will get a free entrance if they show their permit.
Opening hours 2020
January - June / August - December
Wednesday – Friday 11-15
Saturday – Sunday 11-16
Tuesday – Sunday 11-16
Winter break (week 8)
Autumn break (week 41)
Kommandørkaptein Klincks vei 7
Pb. 254 NO-3192 Horten
The museum is open on moving holidays, but is closed on the following days:
- The last weekend before Christmas Eve
- Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day
- New Year's Eve and New Year's Day
- May 1st
- May 17th
HOW TO GET THERE?
BY CAR VIA E18
From the north: E18 to Rv310 Horten. Turn left onto Rv310 towards Karljohansvern, which lies 500m before Horten centre. The remainder of the route is signposted.
From the south: E18 to Rv310 Horten. Turn left onto Rv310 towards Karljohansvern, which lies 500m before Horten centre. The remainder of the route is signposted.
There is a large car park at the museums.
Drive E6 to Moss, then take the Ferry across the fjord.
BY FERRY ACROSS THE FJORD
A ferry goes between Moss and Horten every 30 minutes in the daytime. See the homepage: Bastø Fosen
Ferry/car: Turn left from the quay. Follow the signs to Karljohansvern (3 minutes).
Ferry/on foot: Turn left from the quay. Follow the signs to Karljohansvern. It takes roughly 15 minutes to walk to the museum.
Alt. 1: Train to Holmestrand station, then bus to Horten centre/Train to Skoppum station, then bus or taxi to Horten centre. It is advisable to check bus time table in advance. Follow the signs to Karljohansvern (10 minutes).