Kronborg Castle

 

Explore one of Europe's finest Renaissance castles. Kronborg Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, situated right by the sea only a short but scenic trip from Copenhagen by car or train. 

The 1580s castle is not only full of history and events of the past but boasts loads of different events and activites for children and adults alike including guided tours, plays, events, Christmas market and much more. Entrance to the castle is free with a Copenhagen Card.

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Kronborg Castle

Probably the most famous Danish castle, known worldwide from Shakespeare's Hamlet.

Kronborg Castle | Photo Thomas Rahbek

Explore Hamlet's Kronborg Castle

Kronborg Castle is probably the most famous Danish castle, known worldwide from Shakespeare's Hamlet. 

Hear Shakespeare’s great tragedy Hamlet brought to life on the guided tours through the castle and its casemates.

Learn the history of the majestic castle with its menacing guns pointing directly at the ships in the Sound and how Kronborg became a legend in its heyday in the late 1500s.

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