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History in Kolding and Christiansfeld

 

Koldinghus & Christiansfeld

Discover the fantastic Koldinghus and the unique world heritage city of Christiansfeld.

Experiences and activities for both children and adults. Koldinghus makes history come alive - come by and experience the most beautiful exhibits and the unique restoration of the old royal castle.

The unique world heritage town of Christiansfeld is located a little south of Kolding and is definitely worth a visit.

The name "Kolding" probably stems from the words "cold water" - it is assumed that it refers to Kolding River, which flows through the city.

Skamlingsbanken is the highest point in Southern Jutland with its location at 113 meters above sea level.

A beautiful nature area with a beautiful view and beautiful nature with trails around the area.

bacchusbarn med druer
Den spanske trappe
Borgerhuset i Kolding

Akseltov - the town square - is named after the axles of the farmers’ wagons that came to the square on market days

Borgerhaven i Kolding
Borgerhaven - Peaceful oasis in the city center

There is no need for you to go to a museum to experience history. In the streets of Kolding, you will find history everywhere. From the 13th century when the city had a few thousand inhabitants the present day when it has grown to more than 60,000, a wealth of events and citizens have left their mark on the city.

A tour with a guide gives a completely different experience - see here our tours in Kolding

Our guides are ready to tell you about Kolding and Christiansfeld - read more here