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The Golden Age

   

The Golden Age in Denmark was at period of great artistry. Many traces of the Golden Age can be seen in the city image or at museums

The Golden Age, Romantiscism, Epoch, artform, , , , ,
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The Stone Age

   

During the Stone Age, humans lived as hunters and gatherers. Eventually, they started settling down

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Folk high school

 

A folk high school in Denmark refers to an educational institution - also known as an University or College

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Moat

 

Moats are found surrounding fortresses, buildings and cities. Historically, a moat was used for defense.

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The Hærulf Runestone

   

The Hærulf runestone is located at Hærvejen between Immervad and Hovslund in south Jutland

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Dragoon

 

The word dragoons refers to a unit of mounted soldiers

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Tollund Man, the

 

The Tollund Man is on display at the Silkeborg Museum. He is a bog sacrifice from the earliest part of the Iron Age

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Blue Tower (Blåtårn)

   

Blåtårn, which could be translated as "Blue Tower", was the greatest tower of Copenhagen Castle, and its most fearsome prison.

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Holckenhavn Castle

 

The Holckenhavn castle is a manor situated at Funen. The Holck-family has been the proprietor since 1662

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