Details for your Walking Sightseeing Tour in Frederikshavn Municipality, Denmark

Tour Facts

Number of sights 9 sights
Distance 5.2 km
Ascend 22 m
Descend 19 m

Your chosen free self-guided walking sightseeing tour is located in Frederikshavn Municipality, Denmark. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions including their details.

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Sight 1: Skagen Bunkermuseum

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Skagen Bunker Museum is a private museum near the tip of Grenen in the far north of Jutland, Denmark. It is located in an old German bunker of the Regelbau 638 type which was used during the Second World War as an infirmary for treating wounded soldiers. It is now fitted out as a small museum with uniforms, weapons and other artifacts.

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arrow down foot steps 674 meters / 8 minutes

Sight 2: Skagen Fyr

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Skagen Fyr Eric Gross from New York, US / CC BY 2.0

Skagen Lighthouse, also known as Skagen's Grey Lighthouse, is an active lighthouse 4 km (2.5 mi) northeast of Skagen in the far north of Jutland, Denmark. Designed by architect Niels Sigfred Nebelong, it was brought into operation on 1 November 1858.

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arrow down foot steps 1704 meters / 20 minutes

Sight 3: Hvide Fyr

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Hvide Fyr Arnoldius / CC BY-SA 3.0

Skagen's White Lighthouse is a historic lighthouse just north of the town of Skagen in the far north of Jutland, Denmark. It was operational from 1747 to 1858 when it was replaced by Skagen Lighthouse.

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arrow down foot steps 899 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 4: Skagen Bamsemuseum

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Skagen Teddy Bear Museum was inaugurated in August 1998 and is Scandinavia's first and only teddy bear museum. The Teddy Bear Museum consists of a small shop and two small floors with a museum. The museum is built up of small display cases, each of which tells a little story or shows an environment e. g. there is a construction site with shop, workers and a small mixing machine, or H. C Andersen's fairy tale The Emperor's New Clothes in Teddy Bear Form.

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arrow down foot steps 51 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 5: Skagen Vandtårn

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The water tower in Skagen is a water tower in Skagen, designed by the company G. R. Øllgaard. The 34 -meter -high tower was built in 1934 and could hold 150 m3 of water. Today, the tower acts as a view tower.

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arrow down foot steps 51 meters / 1 minutes

Sight 6: Anchers Hus

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Anchers Hus is an art museum and gallery situated in the former residence of the painters Michael and Anna Ancher in Skagen, Denmark. Anchers Hus is located on Markvej in Skagen, Denmark.

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arrow down foot steps 329 meters / 4 minutes

Sight 7: Skagens Museum

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Skagens Museum Szilas / CC0

Skagens Museum is an art museum in Skagen, Denmark, that exhibits an extensive collection of works by members of the colony of Skagen Painters who lived and worked in the area in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Important artists include Marie and P. S. Krøyer, Anna and Michael Ancher, Laurits Tuxen, Viggo Johansen, and Holger Drachmann. The museum also hosts special exhibitions. Its facilities include a café in the Garden House, an old building which for a while served as home residence and studio of Anna and Michael Ancher.

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arrow down foot steps 947 meters / 11 minutes

Sight 8: Skagen Kirke

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Skagen Church is a church located in the historic town centre of Skagen, Denmark.

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arrow down foot steps 559 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 9: Villa Pax

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Drachmann's House, also known as Villa Pax, is one of the major houses of Skagen, northern Denmark. Located on Hans Baghs Vej towards the western side of the town, it was built in 1829 and is now a museum. It is a writer's home museum dedicated to the writer and marine painter Holger Drachmann who lived in the house from 1902 until his death in a sanatorium in Hornbæk in January 1908. Drachmann had regularly visited Skagen from 1871.

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Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

Why Visit Sights? Self-guided sightseeing tours are a free and safe alternative to bus tours. You can explore Frederikshavn Municipality at your own pace, any time! Also you are doing something good for your health by walking.

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