Holstenshuus Castle

Faaborg, Denmark

Holstenshuus estate was first time mentioned in 1314. It is known as Holstenshuus since 1723, whe the estate was acquired by Christian Adolph Holsten. The oldest wing of the current castle was built in 1579 by Knud Venstermand. Two other wings date from 1643. The major restoration was made in 1863-1868 and again in 1910 after a great fire. The surrounding Rococo park (established in 1753) is open to the public.

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Founded: 1579
Category: Castles and fortifications in Denmark
Historical period: Early Modern Denmark (Denmark)

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www.holstenshuus.dk

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Thomas Hahn (4 years ago)
Et fantastisk dejligt sted :-)
Ole Mortensen (4 years ago)
Flot natur
Bajazit Graca (4 years ago)
predivno mjesto koje treba obavezno posjetiti
Rebecca Bollinger (4 years ago)
Gorgeous and serene grounds
Andréa Besson (5 years ago)
Quiet place to have picnic
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