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Det Nationalhistoriske Museum

Open today: 11:00 - 15:00
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Excellent Museum in historic castle

This is a very interesting museum set in Fredersborg Castle. Highlights for me were - Princess... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Marion M
Gold Coast, Australia
Superb building with very well kept interiors

A must place to go if you want to know what was a typical Danish castle. You can easily spend two... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Copenhagen, Denmark
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28 Oct 2018
“Excellent Museum in historic castle”
17 Oct 2018
“Superb building with very well kept interiors”
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, Hillerod, Hilleroed Municipality 3400, Denmark
+45 48 26 04 39
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

This is a very interesting museum set in Fredersborg Castle. Highlights for me were - Princess Mary and Crown Prince Frederik's wedding clothes original portrait of Princess Mary original portrait of Crown Price Frederik (2018) by same artist Exhibition of Chinese Embroidery (Kinesisk Broderi) live...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marion M
Reviewed 18 October 2018

A must place to go if you want to know what was a typical Danish castle. You can easily spend two hours walking the floors and stays in the castle. In the ground floor you will also have some tables and a coffee machine for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

we have been her before, many times, but everytime we go to see the Barok garden, we also go to see the castle and the exhibitions. Always a pleasure to visit. Lots to see

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Lonech
Reviewed 15 August 2016

With the magnificience of a Royal palace in Fredericksborg Castle this museum shows the history of Denmark. The Palace itself is a jewel with beautifully decorated and ornamented cielings. The furniture is astonishing and it is the most wonderfully decorated Castle in Scandinavia. The church...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank anamaria67
Reviewed 9 August 2016

From central Copenhagan we took the train to Hillerod (free with Copenhagan card) takes about 40 mins. A 10 min walk from the train station along a footpath brings you to the Hillerod Town square. Continue around the lake and you come to the spectacular...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank DAW_Surrey
Reviewed 5 August 2016

It's probably the most lavishly decorated interior I've seen in any castle in Scandinavia. Not withstanding that most of it burnt down in the 1800's. The rooms are arranged according to century and tell you a lot of the kings of the time starting with...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Ugurd
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The tickets are reasonable, the tour takes in much history and a fine plethora of objects and material for the tourist to enjoy. Staff were friendly, pity the weather was not good! Its a 30 minute train ride at least..from Copenhagen, so be prepared for...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Robert F
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The Danish History Museum is a most fantastic and interesting Museum and yes, it is housed in an old Royal palace called Frederiksborg Slot ( Palace). The Sightseeing Guide was very knowledgeable about many of the items inside and he provided a good balance of...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank scandibalt
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

For me Its the most beautiful castle I have ever visited! Its well preserved and located in a beautiful area with easy access by train from Copenhagen ! The view when U approach of the building is bresthtaking, a renascentist architecture with a barroque garden!...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Gilda28
Reviewed 1 July 2015

You can reach the Det Nationalhistoriske Museum also known as the Frederiskborg Castle by train. You can take a nice walk through town and enjoy a drink or coffee along the way. There's a small square that offers an amazing view of the castle. The...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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