Dronningholm Castle Ruins

Frederiksværk, Denmark

Dronningholm Castle construction was started by Valdemar the Great (died in 1182) and completed around 1200 by Valdemar II of Denmark (Valdemar Victorious). It was a solid castle construction with moats and drawbridge. The castle was one of the largest in the country, but burned down in 1525. According to the legend queen Dagmar got the castle as a morning gift.

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Founded: 12th century
Category: Ruins in Denmark
Historical period: The First Kingdom (Denmark)

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bestemt totalt (4 years ago)
Det er hvad man kan se på billedet jeg er der fordi der er et fantastisk sted med den smukkeste udsigt
Slobodan Djokic (4 years ago)
Beautiful pleace
Søren Henriksen (4 years ago)
Fin lille ruin med en god historie
Oleg Koefoed (5 years ago)
Skønt lille hjørne af verden. Eneste minus er at man ikke har ledt vejen uden om.
Bo Andersen (5 years ago)
Ligger smukt ned til Arresø. Ikke meget at se, blot jordvolde.
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