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One of the most beautiful buildings in the central town

We took the time to view the exterior of the Stenhus. According to our guide, it was built by a... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
SAinPA
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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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Worth a 2-minute pause

This entire town centre is fasinating and this building is one of the beautiful buildings there... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
guynz
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Hamilton, NZ
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We took the time to view the exterior of the Stenhus. According to our guide, it was built by a wealthy merchant who wanted to have the most beautiful house in town, and it still wins that prize. Part of the first floor has been...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

This entire town centre is fasinating and this building is one of the beautiful buildings there. We we're on a tour and the guide stopped and explained the significance of this building. Lots of beautiful buildings to see.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank guynz
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped at this nice house on the way to the old town, built by Jens Bang's a wealthy trader built this house. The house has a nice facade worth the time to stop & take photos.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Charming and beautiful old building in town. Easy to find and spot (look for the photographers and tourists gathered about). Worth the stop and a look.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

One of the first attractions in Aalborg I have been introduced to 17 years ago by now my faithfull. We are moving to Aalborg, so we will visit the fantastic cellar more often. Great danish meal in 17 th - 18 th cantury type atmosphere....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Lovely architecture from the 1600's - it is a distinctive building. The best way to see Old Town Aalborg is on foot and this is one of the treats to see as you head towards Old Town Aalborg.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sue M
Reviewed 1 November 2017

we visited on a Sunday so lots of places were closed, including this splendid building, but we had downloaded the tour Good Old Aalborg from the web so followed this and saw many splendid medieval buildings, some via half-hidden passages or courtyards; the prettiest we...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mike2trip
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Wealthy trader Jens Bangs built this beautiful business and dwelling structure for his own use. He died without heirs. Today it is privately owned. This is clearly one of the most widely recognized buildings in all of Aalborg.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I was passing by And that's kind of a building that definitely catch your eye. Many nice details, very good proportions. So it's very nice to stop and admire man's work.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank PetrasLisauskas
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Not only is the building a historical landmark, it is just nice to look at. You can get a traditional meal inside if you wish or simply visit and experience the sense of history. i tis located in the center of town so it is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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