Sct. Knuds Kilde - Hjørring

SCT. KNUDS KILDE (St Knud's Spring) in Hjørring is a large ornamental park with woods and ponds located in a rolling terrain. The Holy Spring dating back to the 12th Century which was still visited up until 1880. The Spring eventually ran dry, but the area was re-landscaped and the hills were planted with beech trees in 1903-1905.

In 1909 there were 22 memorial stones erected.
An open-air theatre was built in 1942 and was renovated in 1992.

Now Hjørring Sommerspil hold their annual Play during June/July.

Children are allowed to fish in the ponds

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Hjørring Turistservice



Åstrupvej, Hjørring
9800 Hjørring


  • City / Area

    • Hjørring
    • Toppen af Danmark
  • Nature and terrain

    • forest
    • grass
    • lake
    • nature

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  • Coordinates

    Longtitude : 9.971951
    Latitude : 57.454025