Jægerspris Slot

This royal palace is associated with King Frederick VII and his morganatic wife, Countess Danner (his third marriage), to whom he bequeathed the estate. She donated it to an institution for young women in need, and asked that the south wing, dating from the 17C and 18C, which she and the king had occupied, be preserved and opened to the public. The north wing dates from the 15C and the imposing staircase tower was added by Christian IV. A third wing was built later.

Useful information

Address : 

Slotsgården 20

Phone:

+45 47 53 10 04

Price:

50 dkk (children 20 dkk)

Opening hours

[Easter-end Oct: 11am-4pm - closed Mon]

Nearby tourist attractions

J.F. Willumsen Museum
J.F. Willumsen Museum
The striking museum building designed by
0:30
Roskilde Fjord
Roskilde Fjord
To the north of Roskilde, the fjords
0:30
See all

Other ideas « Art and Culture »

J.F. Willumsen Museum
J.F. Willumsen Museum
The striking museum building designed by
0:30
See all