Activities for children

Let the children explore the playground Pirate Land, the House of Butterflies or the high rope adventure course Gavnø Go Fly.

Trætopbane i Næstved for børn

Gavnø Go Fly

Visit our family-friendly tree top adventure course with challenges and zip lines for all ages.

Sommerfugle i Sommerfugleland på Gavnø

The House of Butterflies

Explore the exotic and free-flying butterflies in the House of Butterflies. It is a sure hit!

Trætopbane i Næstved for børn

The Land of Pirates

Let the little pirates explore Pirate Land – a beautiful natural playground for the little ones with piracy as the theme.

Afrikanske Bjerggeder på Gavnø

African Mountain Goats

Let the kids get close to the sweet African mountain goats and their goat kids. The goats love to be patted!



The adventure course Gavnø Go Fly offers entertainment and challenges for the whole family. Children from the age of 3 years can participate. Gavnø Go Fly consists of 7 different courses of varying height and difficulty.

Event Calendar

Gavnø Castle offers some of Denmark’s biggest events during the season. Experience Denmark’s largest Tulip Festival, Denmark’s largest Clasic Car Show and Denmark’s largest Christmas Market and much more.

Smukke blomster hele sæsonen

Flower Festival


Discover thousands of rhododendrons, peonies, roses and dahlias.

Sommerferie på Gavnø for børn

School Holidays

JUNE 25th – AUGUST 7th

Try your skill on our family-friendly Treetop Adventure Park Gavnø Go Fly during the schools’ summer holidays.

Roser i slotsparken på Gavnø

The Rose Garden in bloom


Explore living collections of colorful roses in the fragrant Rose Garden, including the rose maze.

Liljefestival på Gavnø liljer

Lily Festival


Experience thousands of colorful lilies in the beautiful Castle Park at Gavnø.

Lilje opgravning i slotsparken

Lily Event Day


We invite our guests to come and dig up lily bulbs and take them home.

Udeliv på Gavnø i efteråret

Event – Autumn Days at Gavnø

SEPTEMBER 3th – 4th

Can’t wait for spring gardening or refreshing your home? Are you impatiently waiting to bring new life to your greenhouse?

Halloween på Gavnø

Halloween på Gavnø i efterårsferien

15. – 23. OKTOBER 2022

Oplev sjove og uhyggelige Halloween aktiviteter i efterårsferien på Gavnø.

Jul på Gavnø - Danmarks største Julemarked

Christmas at Gavnø Castle

NOVEMBER 4-6 & 11-13

Christmas at Gavnø – an evocative exhibition in the historic buildings.



In the House of Butterflies you can experience exotic butterflies that fly freely in the tropical climate. The butterflies originate from all over the world. The Philippines and Thailand as well as Uganda, Kenya, Argentina, Indonesia, China, North America and Coste Rica. The pupas hatch after 2 – 6 weeks.