Glimmingehus Fort

Swedish: Glimmingehus

Visit to the tourist attraction of Sweden - Glimmingehus Fort: is the best preserved medieval stronghold in Scandinavia and was built 1499-1506, during an the period of time, when Scania formed a part of Denmark.

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The castle contains many defense works of that time, such as parapets, false doors and dead-end corridors, Murder-holes for pouring boiling pitch over the attackers, moats, drawbridges. The outer walls, which are 2.4 meters thick at the bottom and 1.8 meters at the top, pass 2.5 meters below the ground.

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Admission fees

  • Adults: 80 SEK
  • Group (min. 10 visitors): 70 SEK per each visitor.
  • Children under 18 years: free

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Address & Geo coordinates

  • Visit to Glimmingehus Fort
  • Glimminge 1
  • SE-276 56
  • Hammenhög
  • Scania County (Skåne)
  • Sweden

Latitude: 55.500979

Longitude: 14.230949