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Fyrkat Viking Center

9500, Hobro

Vikingecenter Fyrkat consists of the historic ringfort Fyrkat and the Viking Farmstead, which is 9 reconstructed houses, that together constitute a large Viking property. Both dwelling houses and work...

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The Oak Barn

6070, Christiansfeld

The biggest bole house in Denmark, which still stands at its original place, is the bole house by Tyrstrup Old Vicarage.

A bole house is built of timber with horizontal planks between vertical uprigh...

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The Fjællebridge

6093, Sjølund

The Fjaellebro, the stonebridge built in 1830 is situated in the valley between Aller and Vejstruproed.This is the old arterial road and the brigde formed the border between Denmark and Germ...

The Mounds of Kjærsgård

8350, Hundslund

Just north of the highway between Odder and Horsens about 1 km west of the Åkær valley, you will find the small castle mound of Kærsgaard. In the wooded dip you can make out a foursided embankment wit...

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In the area of Lindeskov are a munber of dolmens and one passage grave from th Neolithic Age, 3500 b.c. Three of the dolmens are standing very picturesquely near the road be...

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Kolindsund is what is left at the 'Stone Age see' on Djursland about 4500 before Christ. This sound was converted into a 22 sqm. big lake which was drained in 1870. Kolindsund runs from Grenaa to K...

King Erik Menved's Castle

In Bygholm park the remains of King Erik Menved’s castle can be found, on a hill called "Slangebjerg" [The Snake Hill]. The castle was constructed in 1313 and used as resid...

The passage grave ist about 5000 years old and dates back to the Neolithic. You can see the burial chamber, if you bring a torch. Two stones weighing approx. 20 tons form the roof. The archaeological ...


The fort of Borremose

Some of the ruins were used as a place of refuge for the Cimbrians and were constructed in The Bronze Age and used as such up until approximately 125 B.C. In the Iron Age, they...


Little Berlin

During World War II the german occupying power built an air-raid shelter at the meadow by the village Fræer. This area – that was now called Little Berlin – contained a large and very ...

Egholm Castle

9520, Skørping

North of Buderupholm Forest, on the banks of Lindenborg Å, Nordth-Northwest of Gl. Skørping, you can find a hill, that holds the remains of former castle mounds called Egholm Slot. The spot used to be...


Protected area with many burrial mounds. Some of them are now cancelled.

One of Himmerlands oldest settlements was found here. In the area is found fields from the iron ages as well, as old sunken ...


Passage grave from younger stone-age(2.300 - 2000). Length 8 m and with 5 capstones....


There are about 230 ancient burial mounds in Rold Forest.

The map " Værd at se i Rold Skov ", shows where to find all monuments of antiquity.

You can buy the map at Rebild Tourist Office....


The dolmen "Ønskestenen" (the wishing stone) is situated close to Skørping Town. The story is, if you say your wish here, it will be fulfilled....

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Hamlets Grav

4571, Grevinge

This beautiful long barrow in Grevinge forrest from the neolithic period is called "Hamlet's tomb" - though it is probably not.
The long barrow in the eastern end of the forrest is 39 m long and 9 m w...

West of the village of Slots Bjergby stand two Bronze Age burial mounds: Hashøj, from which the municipality took its name, and Galgebakke. From the tops of these mounds, there is a fine view across t...

Antvorskov Klosterruin

4200, Slagelse

Antvorskov was a monastery for the monks of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem and was the principal seat of the order in Scandinavian. Antvorskov was sold at public auction in 1774 and many of the bu...

Tårnborg Hill

4220, Korsør

The earliest reference to Tårnborg is in 1164, so it is an early medieval coastal defence. The history of Tårnborg is steeped in dramatic events. In 1289, the castle ...

The dolmen is situated in south eastern corner of Korsør Lystskov. It dates from the late stone age, app. 4000 BC. The dolmen has been edged by 64 border stones. No doubt there has been...

Skælskørs vartegn

4230, Skælskør

In Skælskør Church north-east corner, one can finde a large stone, which are indgraving the words "Skælskør Landmark"....

Skanse i Ørnehoved skov

4230, Skælskør

Entrechment with 2 gunner dated from 1807 - 1814 during the english war....

Runddysse

4220, Korsør

The dolmen is situated in southern corner of Korsør Lystskov (Wood) This dolmen is a stone circle, relatively well preserved. ...

The Barrow of the Egtved Girl, © VejleMuseerne

The Egtved Girl is one of Denmark’s best-preserved Bronze Age finds and is entirely unique – also from a world perspective.

The Egtved Girl was laid to rest in an oak coffin in 1370BC. When she was f...

VejleMuseerne – The Ravning Bridge, © VejleMuseerne

The Ravning Bridge

7182, Bredsten

Viking King Harald Bluetooth and his people built a mighty bridge over the Vejle Ådal river valley in 979AD. At the site in Ravning Enge you can see a reconstruction of two bridgeheads. The original b...

Munkenes Teglovn (medieval brick kiln), © VisitVejle

The Blackfriars’ brick kiln from the 1300s fired large tiles and bricks for, among other things, the local Dominican monastery.

In 1923, the brick kiln was found and excavated by the National Museum ...

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On Voldtofte Field and in the mounds on SouthVestFunen there have been dug of multiple times. 

From the mound Lusehøj have there been made findings, which made Lusehøj one of the richest equipped mou...

© Mette Munch

Kong Svends Høj

4943, Torrig L

The second long passage grave, 13 m long and 1,75 m wide.

Close to Nakskov....

Ørnehøj ved Hesnæs

4850, Stubbekøbing

ØrnehøjJust north of Hesnæs lies Corselitze Østerskov forest, which contains several distinguished ancient monuments. The most impressive of these is undoubtedly &O...

Engelsborg

4900, Nakskov

Engelsborg is ruins of a fort built by King Hans in 1508-1509 to protect the shipyard on the island.

During the civil war in Denmark 1534-36 it was stormed and burnt by the famers.

During Christian...

© Mette Munch

Glentehøj (kite hill)

4943, Torrig L

Glentehøj is a very well-preserved megalithic tomb built approx. 3200 B.C. The grave-mound itself is round, approx 5 m high and 30 m wide.You enter the megalithic tomb from the south side th...

Ravnsborg Voldsted

4943, Torrig L

Ravnsborg castle mounds lie close to the coast.At this place the Holstein count John The Mild built a castle in the year 1330. He lent the Danish King money and as a security he received Lol...

Borgø has an area of ​​17 hectares, and is the largest island in Søndersø. It is also the only island to have been occupied in recent times. Up to ca. 1965, there was a small cafe on the island. In th...

Svanevig Højgruppe

4930, Maribo

Along Highway 9 at Svanevig just west of Bandholm approx. 100 metres in the field.
Svanevig  (Svan Cove) is named after the many swans that winter in the cove. The cove is dominated by the many buria...

Mårhøj/Snavehøjen

5390, Martofte

Burial mound form the neolithic age. An 7 metre long entrance leads in a chamber built of 18 stones on which 7 emormous stones are placed.

The chamber is 10 metre long and as tall as a man. Denmark`...

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Brudager Langdysse

5882, Vejstrup

Brudager Langdysse. A long barrow - 20 m long and surrounded by 2 rows of big boulders. It is from the period 2500-1500 B.C. when people built a stone chest, a dolmen, for their dead. Open all day....

© knud mortensen

Capeshøj

5700, Svendborg

Capeshøj is a prehistoric monument on Tåsinge....

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Dammestenen

5874, Hesselager

Dammestenen = Hesselagerstenen one of Denmarks biggest rocks - 46 m in circumference and 12 m tall - weighs 1,000 tons. Open all day....

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Gravhøjene i Gl. Hestehave

5700, Svendborg

Prehistoric places in Gl. Hestehave....

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Gudbjerglund

5892, Gudbjerg Sydfyn

Gudbjerglund is a small memorial grove, 2 hektares, and it was planted in 1923-24. In the small wood stands a complex of 4 long barrows, 106, 41, 19 and 117 m respectivily. Open all day....

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Gudmekongens Hal

5884, Gudme

Open all day....

Ingershøj

5700, Svendborg

One of the Denmarks biggest burial mounds. 7 metres high, 41 metres in diameter. An absolutely incredible view from the top. Open all day....

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Sct. Olufs Kilde

5700, Svendborg

There used to be a chapel near the place where the fountain is now. The chapel was torn down in 1634. Open all day....

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Storhøjen

5700, Svendborg

Impressive burial mound - 4 Metres high, 20 Metres in diameter. Beautiful view from the top. Open all day....

Thurø Vaskested

5700, Svendborg

Thuroe Vaskested is a preserved relic consisting in a spring, a flat stone and a groove all the way to the beach. Open all day....

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Æbleskivestenen

5700, Svendborg

A 3 m. long and 2 m broad stone with 105 bowlmarks, 4-6 cm. in diametre. The bowlmarks are some of the most frequent sacredmarks, probably fertilitymarks. Open all day....

Ørkild Borgruin

5700, Svendborg

One of the biggest castle mounds in Denmark. The castle was burned down in 1543 by the citizens of Svendborg. Today only a few remains of the ruin are left in a big, fenced sheeparea. On Viebaeltegaar...

The passage graves by Stenstrup. Excavated twin burial chamber.
Each chamber is 6m deep an almost 3m wide....

Near Lejre a chieftains tomb was found.Two rows of highstanding stones in the form of a ship from the Viking period - one of the largest tombs of its kind in Scandinavia.Roski...

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