Louisiana & Castles back
For lovers of modern art and architecture, Louisiana is not to be missed. The most visited museum in Denmark, The museum of Modern Art opened in 1958 and it is the mixture of pictorial art, architecture and landscape that gives it such a wonderful atmosphere. The museum is set in a park with huge and ancient trees that slope down towards the Sound - in the park you'll find among others sculptures by Henry Moore and Andrew Calder. In addition to the permanent collection, throughout the year there are varying exhibitions from all over the world.
Visit Kronborg Castle (Hamlet's Castle) situated on the Oresund, a narrow strip of water that separates Denmark and Sweden, where you will enjoy beautiful views from the castle ramparts. This castle is richly ornamented, dating from the 16th to 18th century, and well known from Shakespeare's setting of Hamlet. This castle was important to former Danish kings in making ships pay toll when going in to Baltic sea. Don't miss the chapel, courtyard and the imposing banquet hall.
Duration - 7 hrs