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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