Elsinore invites you into the city, where the ramparts of Kronborg Castle, Culture Yard, the bustling activity in the harbor, ships' voyages across the sound, the old well-preserved half-timbered houses and not least a backyard with Denmark's richest cultural heritage, all of which helps to provide a forum wealth of good experiences.
Elsinore is a thriving commercial and has been since the 1500s. The historic center has several pedestrian streets with many exciting retail stores, Elsinore City Center, Axeltorv with market stalls Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, as well as cafes and restaurants for a much-needed respite. In the evening there is the opportunity to go to a bar or disco, cinema, the casino or perhaps a concert or theatrical performance at the Culture Yard.
From the harbor there are frequent ferry service to Helsingborg in Sweden with the car ferry Scandlines or pedestrian ferry Sound-bus.
Year round happens lots of exciting activities in Elsinore, you can find information on this website
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Can you not see the M/S Museum Maritime (Danish Maritime Museum)? Then you are not the first. For the award-winning, iconic museum, designed by the world famous Danish architect Bjarke Ingels, below the earth's surface. So look down you are
M/S Museum Maritime (Danish Maritime Museum) has since its opening in 2013 has been one of the most talked about museums nationally and internationally.
The museum, which was designed by the Danish architect Bjarke Ingels, is located in Elsinore Shipyard old dry dock, which thus has been preserved as a historical monument to industrialization.
Admission to the museum is via the bridges that are stretched out over the dock. Follow the sloping bridges into a colorful world with scores of exhibits that tell of Denmark as one of the world's leading maritime nations in the past and present.
The museum's rich maritime collections is told through evocative and dramatic exhibitions of film, interactive games and personal accounts.
Here you can watch, listen and actively explore the maritime world. You can also take a break in the museum's cozy M / S Café.
The museum is built as an underground room that has been for using 3Dmodellering and innovative steel and concrete structures. A total of 461 ground anchors protrude 40 meters into the ground to keep the base plate in the whole museum in place, then ground water not pushing the building up of its hole.
In the dock courtyards sticking anchors up as nails like iron sticks and serves both as a technical solution and an architectural concept. These solutions consultancy company Ramboll behind, and is called the engineering of worldclass.
Your life depends on shipping. The world is dependent on sea. It has always been like that. Via shipping and trade and cultural influences that are part of Denmark, has always been tied together with the rest of the world. It is the history and the present that is unfolded on M / S Museum of Maritime.
See og Print this and 20 MUST SEE attractions in Elsinore and go Elsinore
Historical City Walk". (English version)
Arresø Helsinge Helsinge
Ellemosen Tisvildeleje Tisvildeleje
Tisvilde Hegn Tisvilde
Nivaagaards Malerisamling Nivaa
Fredensborg Castle Fredensborg
Frederiksborg Castle Hilleroed
Hamlets Castle Elsinore Elsinore
Lystrupgaard Slangerup Slangerup
Asserbo Castle ruin Frederiksvaerk
Gurre Castleruin Kvistgård Elsinore
Hammermøllen Hellebæk Old watermill Elsinore
Esrum Møllegård Græsted watermill Gilleleje
Esrum monastery Gilleleje
Jægerspris Castle Jaegerspris
Selsø Castle Skibby Skibby
Nakkehoved International Lighthouse Museum Gilleleje