Renaissance Kronborg Castle –  The Setting of Shakespeares Hamlet

Renaissance Kronborg Castle – The Setting of Shakespeares Hamlet

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Kronborg Castle in Elsinore, north of Copenhagen, is one of northern Europe’s finest Renaissance castles. It is located at the entrance to Øresund and was built in 1574-1585. It has played a significant role in the history of this part of northern Europe, because of its strategic position between the North Sea and the Baltic.

Opening hours
Tuesday – Sunday 11:00 – 16:00 01/01/2016 – 31/03/2016
Monday – Sunday 11:00 – 16:00 01/04/2016 – 31/05/2016
Monday – Sunday 10:00 – 17:30 01/06/2016 – 31/08/2016
Monday – Sunday 11:00 – 16:00 01/09/2016 – 31/10/2016
Monday – Sunday 11:00 – 16:00 01/11/2016 – 31/12/2016

Admission Price
Adults: 90.00 DKK
Children under 17 years: 45.00 DKK
Children under 4 years: Free entrance

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Rosenborg Castle, Denmark

Rosenborg Castle, Denmark

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Rosenborg Palace was built in the period 1606-34 as Christian IV’s summerhouse ¨in the country¨ just outside the ramparts of Copenhagen. Christian IV was very fond of the palace and often stayed at the castle when he resided in Copenhagen, and it was here that he died in 1648. Today the castle, which is called Rosenborg Slot in Danish, is open to the public as a museum and houses the country’s Royal Collections. The park that surrounds the castle, Kings Gardens, is a popular destination for the people of Copenhagen to relax or play. When you go inside, you’ll find ornate rooms, a huge hall and bizarre collections. You can enjoyed the self-guided tour around the 24 rooms here over 3 levels, in particular the the small rooms on each floor which have become dedicated to unusual collections of things like pottery and bronze figures.

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Amazing Paper Art by Peter Callesen

Amazing Paper Art by Peter Callesen

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Denmark-born artist creates incredible works of art from a single sheet of A4 paper. He worked almost exclusively with white paper in different objects, paper cuts, installations and performances.

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