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Ruins Under Christiansborg

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Prins Joergens Gaard 1, Copenhagen 1218, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A nice different view of the city. Remark: as many public/national Museum, it is free under 18. If you are there, do not miss the climb to the tower

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bokatbor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definately worth a visit. The Ruins are so interesting, not only learning about all the different buildings which have stood on the site since the 12th Century, but also seeing some of the foundations of those buildings. There's lots of information and a short video...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

The ruins are small, but there is lots of information to help you understand what you are looking at.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jsvatoews
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

This is well worth a visit. I can only describe it as unique, as I’ve never seen anything quite like it. In addition to the extensive ruins of three different structures on the sight, including a castle and two palaces, there are interesting informational displays...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank R5237YAjeremym
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

If you get the combo ticket worth a brief visit. If you are a fan of ancient danish history it is a must. Well displayed and spaced.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OriginalTaz
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Loved this. History of Ruins and of the many incarnations of the palace. Get to see the original foundations from the 1300 original castle and early kings. Wonderful history lesson of Denmark. Enjoyed seeing the old oven (see pic) and sewer system. We spent 40-50...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

The ruins under Christiansborg Palace are definitely worth a visit if you are visiting the palace. There is a lot to learn about the many palaces that stood on that area over time.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Travelling_Choconut
Reviewed 17 January 2018

An interesting, self guided tour of the foundations and ruins of the many building phases that have led to today's Christiansborg palace. Depending on your level of interest, it should take 40 minutes to an hour to complete. While it may be underground and out...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Wandering_Aengus
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Most of the space looks very similar and the signs point out bricks and stones followed by what castle it belonged to. It really wasn't that intriguing or insightful for me and by the fourth sign it started to all blend together. The exhibits built...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank ZA2008
Reviewed 19 November 2017

It was interesting to see & learn about the older history of the castle. To see where the foundations of the brilliant building lie & to learn about the parts that are no longer seen on the surface. If you're visiting the CAstle I recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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