FREDERIKSBORG CASTLE

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FREDERIKSBORG CASTLE

The Museum of National History
Frederiksborg Castle
3400 Hillerød

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48 26 04 39 48 24 09 66 www.dnm.dk dnm@dnm.dk

Frederiksborg Castle is situated in Hillerød, north of Copenhagen. This impressive and unrivalled Renaissance castle was built in the first decades of the 17th century by the legendary Danish King Christian IV and incorporates the best of Renaissance architecture and craftsmanship. Today, the castle houses The Museum of National History with a unique collection of historical paintings. The enchanting location in the middle of the Castle Lake, surrounded by the Baroque Garden and romantic landscaped gardens, makes Frederiksborg Castle a unique place for superb cultural experiences, scenic walks and boat tours. The old wine cellar houses the Children’s Exhibition and activity room and lunch or refreshments can be enjoyed at Spisestedet Leonora. 

Opening hours: Open all days. April - October 10 - 17 November - March 11 - 15

Entrance fee: Adults DKK 75 / Children (6-15) DKK 20 Students / Senior (65+) DKK 60.

 

Special exhibitions:

 

17/9-2021 - 30/6-2022

Leonora Christina 400 years. A voice of Danish history

 

15/10-2021 - 23/10-2022

The Order of the Dannebrog – 350 years of the Danish order of chivalry

 

4/2 - 31/8-2022

H.R.H. Crown Princess Mary 1972 – 2022

A special exhibition about H.R.H. Crown Princess Mary and the Crown Princess role in a historical perspective on the occasion of the Crown Princess' 50th birthday.

 

Special exhibitions:

 

17/9-2021 - 30/6-2022

Leonora Christina 400 years. A voice of Danish history

 

15/10-2021 - 23/10-2022

The Order of the Dannebrog – 350 years of the Danish order of chivalry

 

4/2 - 31/8-2022

H.R.H. Crown Princess Mary 1972 – 2022

A special exhibition about H.R.H. Crown Princess Mary and the Crown Princess role in a historical perspective on the occasion of the Crown Princess' 50th birthday.

12/2 - 31/8-2022
The creation of the new portrait of H.R.H. Crown Princess Mary
Preliminary studies for the new portrait by Jesús Herrera Martínez

9/4 - 18/9-2022
1000 new acquaintances – 100 group photos
An exhibition based on photos collected by Christian Ejlers for his book of the same title.