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Kastelskirken

Kastellet, Copenhagen 2100, Denmark
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Church inside the army barracks "Kastellet"

This is the church inside the army barracks. The building is old and has a great look, a very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
BarbieMegaTraveller
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Sydney, Australia
Nice church within Kastellet

While we were around the Kastellet and in this military Castle itself with all these military... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Oleg Y
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Belgrade, Serbia
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Kastellet, Copenhagen 2100, Denmark
Inner Oesterbro
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the church inside the army barracks. The building is old and has a great look, a very grand open garden in front of the church too. If you want to know more about the actual army barracks itself, look up "Kastellet" for reviews...More

Thank BarbieMegaTraveller
Reviewed 25 June 2017

While we were around the Kastellet and in this military Castle itself with all these military barracks, we paid attention on this Baroque church, that is, the Kastelskirken. Sometime, the parts of this sanctuary have been used as prison for state prisoners. Nowadays, it is...More

Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I have been many times walking around here at winter as well as summer and spring. You can meet many people running around this along the roads. Its beauty is just natures combined with old citadel buildings with lakes and grassy roads. So it would...More

1  Thank Chuuk K
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We came upon this area after visiting the Little Mermaid. Took some lovely pictures before entering each gate. There is a beautiful church, weeping willows, reflection upon water etc.. just beyond the gate over the bridge that makes a lovely picture from the knoll.

1  Thank CatzandMike
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

This is a nice spot inside the old fort. The whole area in the old fort and all around it is and amazing thing to have so near a city center. Worth a look, but worth more time in the area.

1  Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 27 June 2016

A modest church located at the Kastellet, built in the early 18th century. It is a nice sight with a great walk, quiet and peaceful.

1  Thank Borzov
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Well worth visiting just to absorb the scale of the place. The earth walls and ramparts are impressive and a raised bronze (?) wall plaque inside the main entrance on the left wall shows how the very particular complex star shape of the whole site...More

Thank Stephen J
Reviewed 25 April 2015

the Citadel is from 1668 and a remarkable part of Copenhagen with its walls and ramparts and old Buildings including a mill and the old prison behind the church. There is a good view of the harbour from the ramparts

1  Thank Birte L
Reviewed 30 May 2014

This is a lovely little church, located inside the citadel. While the church was not open for visitors while we were there, we did manage to peek into it. All in all, it's a simple church and a lovely building to match.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 31 March 2013

We started out meandering around the outside, along with many joggers. There were picnic tables and fire pits for those who wanted to cook lunch. The fun part was walking on the ramparts. You could take the easy way and follow the road, but the...More

Thank GinSoup
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Inner Oesterbro
Home to the largest number of embassies in Copenhagen,
Inner Oesterbro has Østerbrogade and Nordre
Frihavnsgade streets where shopping for clothes and
modern Danish design is a must, particularly if you're
not on at budget. There exists a great array of cafés
and restaurants, from the reasonably priced to pricier
Michelin ones. Fælledparken, one of the largest
recreational areas in Denmark, is a park home to the
...More
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