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Frederiksborg Castle

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This historic castle was constructed on three islands and is surrounded by lake and beautiful gardens. Frederiksborg Castle has housed The Museum of National History since 1878. A tour through the museum's many beautiful rooms is an encounter with...more
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Frederiksborg Slot 10, Hillerod, Hilleroed Municipality 3400, Denmark
+45 48 26 04 39
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic, fairytale renaissance castle with equally awesome garden. Inside also beautiful castle church and national history museum.

Thank JanochBarbro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Around 30 minutes from central train station in Copenhagen lies an amazing castle and stunning grounds in the town of Hillerød. From the train station walk around 10 minutes through the main high street you will reach the castle.. Like a fortress the castle is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited castle via an excursion. The castle is amazing. Upon arrival you are greeted by a spectacular castle surrounded by a moat. There is a magnificent fountain in the courtyard. The castle has wonderful paintings and highly ornate rooms. Unfortunately, did not have a chance...More

Thank nckun8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favorite castle in Denmark. It was my 3rd trip to the castle but I haven't been in over 10 years so I went back. The architecture in this castle is amazing along with the paintings on the ceilings, the murals, the furniture....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed overnight at Hillerod, so was able to spend a whole day at this beautiful castle. In the morning, I enjoyed walking in the Castle's beautiful woods and baroque gardens, before the rain came. In the afternoon, I visited the Castle, which contains the...More

Thank Marion M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The visit here was one of the trip's highlights. I was told that Kronborg Castle was more beautiful, but I couldn't disagree more. The landscaped grounds, even with signs of plant disease, was impressive with ponds, mazes, and topiary. Then another treat awaited us as...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a quick guided tour of this 16th century castle. There is much to see and the rooms are lovely. The chapel is exceptionally beautiful for a castle chapel. Now the Danish Museum of National History, there are many portraits and you can trace...More

Thank susieQ304
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This castle is grandiose! Its gardens are also very beautiful. The castle is full of furniture, artwork and memorabilia that is worth the view!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of good pics to be had. Nice walk around the castle and just out front to the left eat at rib house! Small order of rids on the special with salad potato and ice cream bar is enough for anyone... plus it was very...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

If you ever come to Copenhagen, then a recommend the following day trip. I caught public transport out to see both Kronborg and Frederiksborg castles and it was an awesome day. At Copenhagen Central Railway Station I purchased a 24 hour tourist zone 1-99 day...More

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August 25, 2018|
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Response from PerLundP1 | Reviewed this property |
In the local train indeed yes.
August 27, 2017|
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Response from cute_kaila | Reviewed this property |
we used the public transport. or you could join a local tour. but be early, both places are far.
March 22, 2017|
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Response from Chris H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is quite possible to do this. Take an S- train Line E to Hillerod...About a 45 minute trip. You won't need to catch a bus. You will walk through town to the Castle. You'll walk past a number of nice shops and... More