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Kastellet

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Tips from locals

Jakub
Jakub
August 30, 2019
Kastellet is a well maintained star fortification. In the 19th century it has been used as a prison and was later taken over by German forces during the second World War. The area comprise of a Dutch-style windmill, a citadel with grassy battlements. The area can be accessed through on of the two…
Christian
Christian
August 04, 2019
The Citadel in Copenhagen was founded by Danish King Christian 4 in 1626. You will find it on the border of inner Copenhagen and the area of Østerbro. Today, the buildings inside the Citadel are used as military barracks and offices. However, the area is open to the public and a favourite green…
Timo
Timo
June 16, 2019
Part of the city's old defense system, Kastellet is a nice place for a walk around the complex. Also, it is close to Toldboden, where you can grab a drink or something to eat if you need a rest.
Niels
Niels
May 09, 2019
Lovely place for a walk in the old fortress and church. it's on the way to the city centre and next to the little mermaid, and definately worth a visit.
Aggersborggade
Aggersborggade
October 23, 2018
Place for "The Little Mermaid" and a lot of danish military history. Beautiful place!
Location
1 Gl. Hovedvagt, Kastellet
København Ø, 2100
Phone+45 72 81 11 41
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 10:00 PM