Guided tours

Historical city tour

Historical guided tour in Christiansfeld60 DKK

All the year round, Christiansfeld Centret arranges historical guided tours in the World Heritage town lead by one of our competent and dedicated guides.

The public guided tours are suitable for individuals and smaller groups. Public tours have a limited number of participants. We therefore recommend that you sign up for it in good time.

A public guided tour is a historical walk through the town of Christiansfeld, where you will make stops at some of the most characteristic houses and places. Here the guide will tell you about the exciting history of the town and the Moravian community and about the distinctive town plan and architecture.

The guided tour will focus on the people who have contributed to the unique style and character of the town, and it covers the fields of history, architecture and town planning. You will also hear about the religious beliefs and convictions that formed the basis for the establishment of the town. As a visitor, you will get an impression of how the town was organised functionally to serve the community with housing, choir houses, trade and industry.

Date: Fixed dates (see the list).
Duration: 1½ hours.
Meeting place: Christiansfeld Centret, Søstrehuset (the Sisters’ House), Nørregade 14, DK-6070 Christiansfeld.
Length: The guided tour is a walk of approximately 2½ km.
Price: 60 DKK for each person. Children under the age of 18 years are free of charge.
Signing up: By phone: +45 7979 1773 or email: centret@christiansfeld.dk – please order your ticket in good time.
Info: Remember to dress according to the weather conditions – the guided tour is primarily an outdoor walk through the town.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Christiansfeld
Historical guided tours in German: (2020)

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On Tuesdays at 13.00
Dates: June 23, June 30, July 7, July 14, July 21, July 28, August 4, August 11, August 18 and August 25.

Historical guided tours in English: (2020)

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On Wednesdays at 13.00.
Dates: June 24, July 1, July 8, July 15, July 22, July 29, August 5, August 12, August 19, and August 26. 

 

Private guided tour: If you would like to have a guided tour in German or English on other dates, you can book a private guided tour. (See our tour options below) Price: 1.000 DKK for groups of max. 25 persons. Contact ud +45 7979 1773 or email: centret@christiansfeld.dk for further information. 

Private guided tours:

All the year round, Christiansfeld Centret offers historical guided tours in the World Heritage town of Christiansfeld lead by one of our competent and dedicated guides.
The private guided tours are suitable for smaller or larger groups who want a guided tour of their own in Christiansfeld – or to one of the other sites that we offer.

In addition to the historical guided tours in the town of Christiansfeld, we also arrange guided tours to Christinero in a nearby wood and to Skamlingsbanken where Danish national assembly took place.

Read more about the guided tours below.

The classic: Historical city tour in Christiansfeld
The classic: Historical city tour in Christiansfeld1000 DKK

During a guided tour in Christiansfeld, you will hear about the history of the town from its very foundation until present day.

The guided tour is a historical walk through the town of Christiansfeld, where you will make various stops at the most characteristic houses and places. Here the guide will tell you about the exciting history of the town and the Moravian community and about the distinctive town plan and architecture.
The guided tour will focus on the people who have contributed to the unique style and character of the town, and it covers the fields of history, architecture and town planning. You will also hear about the religious beliefs and convictions that formed the basis for the establishment of the town. As a visitor, you will get an impression of how the town was organised functionally to serve the community with housing, choir houses, trade and industry.

Duration: 1½ hours.
Meeting place: Christiansfeld Centret, Søstrehuset (the Sisters’ House), Nørregade 14.
Length: The guided tour is a walk of approximately 2½ km.
Language: Dansk Tysk EngelskPrice: 1.000 DKK for groups of max. 25 persons

Send an inquiry for your tour centret@christiansfeld.dk / phone.: 7979 1773

Historical guided tour at Skamlingsbanken
Historical guided tour at Skamlingsbanken1300 DKK

Skamlingsbanken rises as a majestic peak point both in the landscape and in history.

With an altitude of 113 m above sea level, Skamlingsbanken is the highest point in Southern Jutland. At the same time, it is one of the great national and popular assembly places and memorial sites.

Skamlingsbanken is the very symbol of Danish nationality and the battle of language in the border region of Southern Jutland. Skamlingsbanken features very beautiful natural surroundings and a magnificent view over the whole area between Kolding and Christiansfeld.

On this guided tour, you will experience the most important historical places, hear about the fascinating historic events and enjoy the spectacular view.

Duration: 1½ hours.
Meeting place: Skamlingsbanken, Skamlingvejen 123, 6093 Sjølund.
Language: Dansk Tysk EngelskPrice: 1.000 DKK for groups of max. 25 persons.

Send an inquiry for your tour centret@christiansfeld.dk / phone.: 7979 1773

Historical guided tour to Christinero
Historical guided tour to Christinero1000 DKK

Experience the beautiful nature and the former garden at "Christinero" during this historical tour.

Christinero was established in the late 18th century by the noblewoman Christina Friederica von Holstein. She referred to the garden as "My Thoughts".

On the guided tour to Christinero you will see three unique buildings: the Pavilion, the Chapel and the Cooking Cabin and you will hear about the wood called Smedeholm and the scheduled Bole Barn from 1668.

Duration: 2 hours.
Meeting place: the parking ground at Gl. Præstegårdsvej 11, 6070 Christiansfeld (close to the Bole Barn - in Danish: "Bulladen").
Info: You are welcome to bring a picnic basket.
Language:Dansk Tysk EngelskPrice: 1.000 DKK for groups of max. 25 persons.

Send an inquiry for your tour centret@christiansfeld.dk / phone.: 7979 1773