Monday, August 16, 2010

Egeskov Castle


Egeskov Castle (Egeskov Slot) is a small castle on the island of Fünen (Fyn) in Denmark, built by Frands Brockenhuus and completed in 1554. Today the castle is owned by Count Michael Preben Ahlefeldt-Laurvig-Bille and most of the surrounding park and parts of the castle is open to the public. With the many different museums and attractions there, it's one of the most popular tourist attractions in Denmark. More about this castle in the days to come.