6 Sights in Ribe, Denmark (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Ribe, Denmark. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 6 sights are available in Ribe, Denmark.

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1. Ribe Domkirke

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Ribe Cathedral or Our Lady Maria Cathedral is located in the ancient city of Ribe, on the west coast of southern Jutland, Denmark. It was founded in the Viking Era as the first Christian church in Denmark by Ansgar, a missionary monk from Hamburg, under permission of the pagan King Horik I. The cathedral has experienced several damaging events throughout its long history and has been restored, expanded and decorated repeatedly. As it stands today, Ribe Cathedral is the best preserved Romanesque building in Denmark, but reflects a plethora of different architectural styles and artistic traditions. It ranks among the most popular tourist attractions in Denmark and has been awarded two stars in the Michelin guide.

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2. Dagmarsgade Vandtårn

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White Horse Street Water Tower is a water tower built in 1887 to supply 425 properties in the river. The architect was J. V. Posselt. In order to maintain the pressure of population growth, the tower was increased to about 1947. 20 m, by Engineer A. G. Bryn. The water plant was closed in 2011 and the tower has been put into sale.

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3. Johanne Dan

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John Dan is a museum ship built in 1972 as a faithful replica of Eve Dan John, built in the river in 1867 for timber merchant Bear Laurel. The ship sailed with the bridge in the seawall, as a starting point between loading and anchorage, and sailed with cargo, building materials and fuel in the bay.

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4. Det Gamle Rådhus

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Ribe Old Town Hall or the Old Town Hall is a town hall from the late 1400s, located at Von Støckens Plads in Ribe. Although it is sometimes mentioned as Denmark's oldest town hall, Næstved Old Town Hall is about half a century older, as the building dates from about 1450.

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5. Museet Ribes Vikinger

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Museum Ribes Vikings is a cultural and historical museum that deals with Vikings and medieval life in the Ribes region of southwest West Jutland. The museum includes a variety of excavated exhibits, including: a rib cathedral from 2008-2012.

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6. Tangevej Vandtårn

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The water tower on Seaweed Road is a front water tower on Seaweed Road in ripple near ripple station. The water tower was built in 1907 as the Ribelon of the institution and was later renovated and expanded in 1952. It lasted until 1990.

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