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Frederiksborg Castle

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This historic castle was constructed on three islands and is surrounded by lake and beautiful gardens. Frederiksborg Castle has housed The Museum of National History since 1878. A tour through the museum's many beautiful rooms is an encounter with...more
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Frederiksborg Slot 10, Hillerod, Hilleroed Municipality 3400, Denmark
+45 48 26 04 39
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We had a quick guided tour of this 16th century castle. There is much to see and the rooms are lovely. The chapel is exceptionally beautiful for a castle chapel. Now the Danish Museum of National History, there are many portraits and you can trace...More

Thank susieQ304
Reviewed 3 days ago

This castle is grandiose! Its gardens are also very beautiful. The castle is full of furniture, artwork and memorabilia that is worth the view!

Thank dbmm
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lots of good pics to be had. Nice walk around the castle and just out front to the left eat at rib house! Small order of rids on the special with salad potato and ice cream bar is enough for anyone... plus it was very...More

Thank j1971k
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you ever come to Copenhagen, then a recommend the following day trip. I caught public transport out to see both Kronborg and Frederiksborg castles and it was an awesome day. At Copenhagen Central Railway Station I purchased a 24 hour tourist zone 1-99 day...More

2  Thank FrequentFlier756853
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great day out, a not to distant train trip from central Copenhagen. The town is a beautiful place offering a glimpse of Danish life outside the capital. The Frederiksborg Castle was an awesome backdrop to the quaintness of Hillerød. A wonderful tour, showing the...More

Thank Clarke D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's only 20 minutes by train from Copenhagen central station, you do not need to change train. Surrounded by a gorgeous park that, it's alone, worth the visit you'll find these beautifully preserved gem. Other buildings are present in the estate, some accessible some not....More

Thank WelcomeToJamrock79
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my friend decided to get away from the city centre and it only took an hour to get to the castle, so why not? It is so beautiful and have vast amount of collections there. The garden is a good spot for taking...More

1  Thank Jade_lifestyle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re in Hillerød for the day, I would definitely recommend visiting the castle. The city doesn’t have much to do or see so, visiting the castle would make t more interesting. Inside is very beautiful. Seen from the main city square, with the lake...More

Thank Beatriz B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of friends took the Denmark castles tour prior to our cruise departure, the tour started in Copenhagen and drove to north Zealand, visited Kronborg castle first then to Frederiksborg Castle which constructed in 3 islands and surrounded by lake and garden. It is...More

Thank Kathy583
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must do and see activity in Copenhagen. A museum, lavish landscaped gardens, lakeview, a church inside the castle and much much more. A full day is suggested. Highly recommended for visitors to buy the Copenhagen card for only 95 euros that covers train and...More

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August 25, 2018|
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Response from PerLundP1 | Reviewed this property |
In the local train indeed yes.
August 27, 2017|
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Response from cute_kaila | Reviewed this property |
we used the public transport. or you could join a local tour. but be early, both places are far.
March 22, 2017|
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Response from Chris H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is quite possible to do this. Take an S- train Line E to Hillerod...About a 45 minute trip. You won't need to catch a bus. You will walk through town to the Castle. You'll walk past a number of nice shops and... More