The first written record of Egholm estate dates back to 1405, but the oldest building (today a magazine) dates from the 1200s. It was probably a keep built to the highest part. The current neo-classical main building was constructed in 1841 by Wolfgang von Haffner. Today Egholm is a museum.

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Founded: 1841
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in Denmark

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www.egholmslot.dk

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Maria Rasmussen (12 months ago)
What a splendid experience. The museum is sort of out of the way, but absolutely worth the trip. The historical importance of this museums WWII exhibition is definitely something that should not be forgotten. We used a little over 2 hours and enjoyed the audio guide (in Danish) which we received without extra expense. There is complimentary coffee at the end of the tour. We will definitely visit the museum again.
Jesper Trasborg (14 months ago)
Amazing collection! Collected by one passionate man over a period of 60 years.
Shahin Mah (16 months ago)
It is worth it to see it . and they were very friendly Staff .i recommend it.
M. Rasmussen (3 years ago)
Very informative war museum with main emphasis on weapons and various effects of WW2. As an extra, there were weapons from the Middle Ages and the American Civil War . Very interesting lecture from the owner of the museum about the origin and especially the procurement of these weapons to the museum. Especially how they managed to have both a tank and a plane indoors.
Jane Gadeberg (3 years ago)
A LOT of things collected from WW2, very neatly displayed and the audioguide gives you a very good tour of the collection. Highly recommended for a family trip, to pack the picnic basket and spend many hours there. A little sad they didn't have ice cream, as we were visiting on a very hot day.
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