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|Rosenborg castle is a small castle situated at the centre of the Danish capital, Copenhagen. The castle was built originally as a country summerhouse in 1606 and is an example of Christian IV's many fine architectural projects. It was built in the Dutch Renaissance style, typical of Danish buildings during this period, and had been expanded several times, finally evolving into it's present cond...||08/06/2005||343|
|Kalo Castle was build around 1313 as one of four in Jutland by the danish King Erik Menved.|
The castle was, among others, a state prison. The swedish King Gustav Vasa was imprisoned here 1518 to 1520 whe succeded to escape to Lübeck.
1660 it wasn't in use anymore and it was demolished. Bricks were transported to Copenhagen to build the new Charlottenborg Castle at ...
|Christiansborg Palace on Slotsholmen in Copenhagen was built for the country's three supreme powers: the royal power, the legislative power, and the judicial power. The Christiansborg Palace is the only building in the world to have all three supreme powers in one.|
The premises of the Royal Family, mainly The Royal Reception Rooms, make up only a small part of the palace complex....
|The present Nyborg Castle's history dates back to around 1200. The dense, low tower and the basement of the castle building are the remains of the original fortress, which was surrounded by a 1.5-metre thick ring wall with semicircular corners. |
Due to its central location, the fortress became the site of the so-called Danehof assembly meetings of the nation’s most powerful men f...
|The Little Mermaid is a statue on a rock in Copenhagen Harbour. Though small and unimposing it is a symbol of Copenhagen and a major tourist attraction.||03/18/2007||534|
|The Police HQ in Copenhagen was built from original drawings by Hack Kampmann, 1918 to 1924, and is still in use today. It is a neoclassic design with a central pillared rotunda. Easily one of the ugliest buildings in Copenhagen it is nevertheless a true landmark of the city.||08/21/2005||341|
|The Church of Our Lady is the cathedral of Copenhagen. The site has housed a church since 1209. The present building was consecrated in 1829, its predecessor having been destroyed in the bombardment of Copenhagen in 1807.||03/18/2006||291|
|Church of Our Saviour, Copenhagen|
One of Copenhagen's most famous landmark is this baroque church, built 1682-96 and one of prominent example of Baroque architecture. Afraid of heights? Don't walk up the 95 meter high steeple! If not, enjoy the marvellous view while climbing the outside stairs!
|(Fast food) Restaurant right by the runway at Copenhagen Airport. You can sit outside and eat watching the planes take off...||08/16/2005||299|
|In the lower part of the picture, the german cruisers Prinz Eugen and Nurenberg can be seen.|
Another view of Prinz Eugen at pier in the Kronløbsbassin in Copenhagen after it surrendered. The Kronløbsbassin is a part of the Freeport of Copenhagen. At the end of the war, she was one of only two operational German cruisers left (the other was the light cruiser Nürnberg), and was surrendered...
|The Castle Neideck was first mentioned in 1219|
It was one of the biggest German castle complexes in that time.
On September the 14th in 1347, the lord of the castle, Konrad von Schluesselberg, was killed by an enemy and teh castle was destoyed
Today it is one of the most familiar emblems of the Frankonian Switzerland
|On Copenhagen West Cemetery (Vestre Kirkegaard), the largest cemetery in Copenhagen are 4,643 soldiers and 5,344 German refugees from German occupied european areas buried.|
The German cemetery is found in the southwestern part in two places.