Kronborg Castle offers guided tours every day, where you can learn about the elaborate history of the castle. You can choose among 3 different tours of varying lengths, where some are free once you have paid entry to the castle. Learn more about times and prices of guided tours here.
Holger the Dane (Holger Danske): the great statue at Kronborg
When visiting Kronborg Castle, a great experience is to explore the creepy crypts and catabombs of the castle. Hidden underneath Kronborg Castle, Holger the Dane (Holger Danske), an imposing stone statue and legendary figure in Danish culture is sitting on his rock throne. It is said that if Denmark is ever in trouble, Holger the Dane will wake from his rock throne and defend her!
Annual Hamlet Play at Kronborg
Every summer, you have the opportunity to enjoy live performances of Shakespeare's greatest plays from Danish and international companies, among these the Royal Shakespeare Company. The entire family can enjoy Shakespeare events at HamletScenen’s Shakespeare Festival at Kronborg Castle, making a perfect summer day out from Copenhagen or during your holiday in Royal North Sealand.
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