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Address: Oesteraagade 9, Aalborg 9000, Denmark

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Striking architecture

Lots more detailed reviews here on Trip Advisor already. In the middle of town and well worth a look.

Reviewed October 20, 2016
Steve H
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Gosford, Australia
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Oslo, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed November 13, 2016

In fantastic building from the renesance 1628 and in the cellar that bings you back in time you can enjoy a good danish lunch with ,herring, akevitt,etc

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Aberlour, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Loved the shape and style of this building and enjoyed photographing it at different times of day as it was close to where I got on and off buses

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Gosford, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed October 20, 2016

Lots more detailed reviews here on Trip Advisor already. In the middle of town and well worth a look.

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Thank Steve H
Aalborg, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Jens Bang's Stenhus is an old building in the heart of Aalborg, and it has quite some history to it. So it is well worth taking a guided tour in Aalborg, one that includes this old house. The architecture is quite interesting and distinguishable. The building makes a good backdrop for photo opportunities. This is something for the historically interested,... More 

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1 Thank Haakonsen75
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

This is probably the most interesting building in Aalborg. The story of the merchant who owned it and how it was used and positioned in the city are really interesting.

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2 Thank Karenhilder
Olathe, Kansas
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed October 14, 2015

This is in my opinion, the most interesting and unique building in Aalborg. The history of the man who owned it is a very interesting tale. It is a true gem of Aalborg.

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1 Thank Edspohn
Woking, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
Reviewed July 14, 2015

One of the charming buildings in the old town. A cafe is in part of the building - not much to see other than enjoy the external architecture

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1 Thank Christine B
Marbella, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed September 7, 2014

Build in 1624 by an unknown architect. Jens Bang was a succesful merchant, living of transporting salt for the King of Denmark, Christian IV. After his death in 1644, the building was transformed into a pharmacy. Nowadays there is a small museum, displaying things from the old pharmacy.

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4 Thank Per M
Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed May 29, 2014

A visit to the 400 year old wine and beer cellar is a must whenever I am in Aalborg. Lately however the service has been poor and once we have had to leave before we got the chance to order

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed June 24, 2013

We passed this beautiful old building three times and visited the old apothecary's shop inside before we realized it was the building we were searching for.The front facade has many strange carvings and it is a pity that you are not able to go inside and see it as it was when the original owner lived there as it is... More 

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