Castles and manor houses

The past is brightly alive on Fyn. A total of 123 castles and manor houses are scattered throughout Fyn countryside, emanating history and adventure. Several of the castles open their doors to events, concerts, exhibitions, park strolls, culinary specialties and luxurious castle stays. So, move up in the world by visiting all the historical places Fyn has to offer.

Castles and manor houses of Fyn

You do not have to drive far from the Fyn motorway before finding yourself in a genuine fairytale countryside. The road takes you through small villages, past rolling hills and green meadows, and just as you come around a corner, there it is – a spectacular building from a bygone time with sweeping wrought iron gates or grand driveways leading up to the buildings. It might be from the Middle Ages or the Renaissance or be completely Baroque – but it's always impressive.

Broholm Slot

Castle holiday on Fyn – history and luxury

123 castles and manor houses are located on Fyn, and some of them you can stay in overnight. Beautifully wrapped in gourmet, stunning locations and historic surroundings for a special stay on Fyn.

Heartland Festival

HEARTLAND FESTIVAL is weekend experience of music, art, talks and food, located in the stunning surroundings of Egeskov Castle and Gardens in Denmark. 

H.C. Andersen Trail

Follow the Hans Christian Andersen trail

During many summers, the writer was a welcomed guest at Funen manour houses and castles.  A number of these houses are now open to visitors, so you can get close to Andersen's experiences. 

Experience the castles and manor houses

Many castles and manor houses are open to the public. At some castles and manor houses you can spend the night, join concerts or eat, while others are multi-attractions that offer a host of experiences.

Egeskov slot

Castle gardens and parks on Fyn

Come and visit the beautiful gardens of the many castles and manor houses on Fyn. Visit the garden of Egeskov Castle, which is one of the most beautiful castle gardens in Europe. 

Museums and ghosts – for the curious and the brave

Walk around in great halls and attics and see everything that has been preserved from the past. But be careful! You may meet a queen or a baron that died a long time ago.

Egeskov – packed with things to see and do

Egeskov is one of the biggest attractions on Fyn. 

Glorup Castle

Beautiful castles and manors

Fyn is home to a host of castles and manor houses. In fact, there are 123 of them on the island, so you are almost certain to come across one or more of them during your visit.