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Akershus Fortress or Akershus Castle is a medieval castle that was built to protect Oslo. Later on, it became a prison. When it was a prison, it was known as it known as The Slavery as the prisoners could be rented out for work in the city.
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Akershus Fortress has been a vital stronghold and royal residence in Oslo since the 14th century.