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Castles of Denmark

A List of Danish Castles. Every famous castle from Denmark has been included. Originally made of earth and wood, later castles were built of stone, so many still survive today. Spanning a period of 900 years during the middle ages, castles come in many styles of architecture and design. Despite their differences though, they all have one feature in common-- they are fortified. Castles are defensive structures specifically built to withstand attack in the medieval world. Technologies such as arrowslits, murder-holes, and moats further improved their capabilities. Castles finally fell out of favor with the advent of gun powder, as offensive technologies, such as canons, rendered castles largely obsolete.
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    Aalborghus Castle

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    Aalholm Castle

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    Absalon's Castle

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    Aldershvile Palace

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    Antvorskov Castle

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    Arresødal Castle

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    Asserbo Castle

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    Augustenborg Palace

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    Berritzgaard Palace

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    Boller Castle

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    Borgeby Castle

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    Brundlund Castle

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    Charlottenborg Palace

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    Charlottenlund Palace

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    Christiansborg Palace

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    Christiansborg Palace (1st)

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    Christiansborg Palace (2nd)

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    Clausholm Castle

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    Copenhagen Castle

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    Dannebrog

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    Dansborg Castle

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    Dragsholm Castle

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    Dronningholm Castle

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