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Spoettrup Castle

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A Bishops Gloomy Castle

Spøttrup Castle is one of the very few wellpreserved danish castles dating from the middleages... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
Skals, Denmark
A hidden gem

This place is a bit off the beaten track in Denmark, but the drive to find it is rewarding. In... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2017
Torger B
Copenhagen, Denmark
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Borgen 6A, Spoettrup, Skive 7860, Denmark
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A very exiting castle to explore with an interesting history. It is well explained on posters as you walk around. The view from the top is beautiful and we were sure it would be haunted by ghosts at night😉. People in period costumes were selling...More

Thank Eva K
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Spøttrup Castle is one of the very few wellpreserved danish castles dating from the middleages; most have been either torn down or thoroughly modernized during later periods. Spøttrup was probably finished in the 1520's when it was owned by the Viborg bishop Jørgen Friis. The...More

1  Thank KlausHoejbjerg
Reviewed 1 December 2017

This place is a bit off the beaten track in Denmark, but the drive to find it is rewarding. In addition to the medieval castle itself there is also a nice garden and a good restaurant to visit as well. After fighting a bit with...More

Thank Torger B
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I could not get inside because of my time of arrival there. But besides this, outside the castle is gorgeous!! I hope to come back one day for a full visit.

Thank Jeanne F
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I was not able to get inside because of my arrival time there. But besides that the conservation status is just perfect! Hope to return back one day for a complete visit.

Thank Paulo I
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

A little off the beaten track but well worth the effort. Well preserved and great educational focus. Something for all ages and shows how the castle evolved over the centuries with each owner adding to it's story.

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Visited the Spøttrup Castle again, this time with the agaenda of incliding the "Bishops' Mideaval Market" taking place for a week at the end of July. The visit to the castle was more elaborate than the first one mainly due to all the Market participant...More

Thank JorgenHelstrup
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We first visited "Spøttrup Slot" (the Danish name) back in the 1990s. Since that time they've added flower and vegetable gardens, grounds, and a nice big visitor center and gift shop. The castle has a few pieces of old furniture and some interesting artifacts and...More

1  Thank NOVAVol02
Reviewed 18 August 2015

A visit to this place is definately worth it. The museum-building looks new and is beautifully built. The toilets looks luxurious! If you walk through the museum you walk down a nice road to the castle. You can walk around all around the castle. Fun...More

1  Thank Solveig E
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

The Spøttrup castle lies between the rich farming land and the gap to the North Sea. Small but very well preserved castle showing the rather brutal living conditions through the centuries. Some activities take place through the summer, so check out the website of the...More

Thank JorgenHelstrup
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