Address: Glimmingehus , 276 50 Hammenhög Date: Saturday 1 oct 2016 - Sunday 6 Nov 2016 Show map

Address: Glimmingehus , 276 50 Hammenhög

The building was commisioned by the Danish nobleman Jens Holgersen Ulfstand, built as a fortress and dwelling. Archaeological finds suggest that Ulfstand lived a comfortable, wealthy life at Glimmingehus in the early 16th century. These finds include Venetian glass and Spanish ceramics. He would no doubt have appreciated the fact that the castle still lives on as an important medieval centre, as well as being an exciting tourist attraction.

Glimmingehus is a living monument as well as an exciting excursion to the castle museum, the medieval kitchen and a museum shop. The foundation stone of Glimmingehus added May 2, 1499. Combining the exciting experience with food or snack from the cafe. Glimmingehus is the best preserved medieval castle and one of Skåne's most talked about and popular destinations. Display of bail occurs daily in season ..

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About this activity

  • Phone number
    +46 (0)414-186 20
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  • Website
  • Opening hours
    Opening Hours 2015 March 30th- April 6th 12am – 4pm May 1st – June 12th 10am – 4pm June 13th – August 9th 10am – 6pm August 10th – September 30th 11am – 4pm October 26th – November 1st 12am – 4pm Please note that Glimmingehus closes at 3pm the 11th of July. Entry Fee Adults SEK 70, between July1st-August 9th, SEK 80 Groups (min. 10 persons) discount SEK 10/person Children 0-18yrs. Free* Seasonal ticket SEK 150 *If accompanied by an adult.
  • Special requirements
    Wheelchair accessible

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