The feel of history

Explore the castle’s hallways among thousands of paintings, antiques and historic rooms.

Maleri fra samlingen på Gavnø

Paintings Collection

Gavnø Castle houses Northern Europe’s largest private painting collection of approx. 1,000 paintings, including Denmark’s largest portrait collection.

Historiske stuer på Gavnø Slot

The exhibition

Explore the fairytale Rococo Castle and discover the eight newly restored rooms designed by the Baroness.

Slotskapellet i klosterkirken på Gavnø

The chapel

Visit Gavnø Castle Chapel, which offers beautiful and unique craftsmanship. The chapel is the most colorful church room in the Nordic countries.

Rundvisning og havevandring på Gavnø

Guided Tours

A guided tour gives you the opportunity to learn about the noble characters and the interesting stories behind. Book a guided tour before your visit.



Experience the eight newly restored living rooms; Big Billiard, the Architect, Bielke, Gray Damask, Countess Thott, King Frederik V, Lens Baroness Elisabeth Thott and the Queen. The beautiful stucco ceilings, walls, floors, windows and furniture have been carefully restored.

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Event Calendar

Gavnø Castle offers some of Denmark’s biggest events during the season. Experience Denmark’s largest Tulip Festival, Denmark’s largest Classic 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.

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.

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.



With a Guided Tour, Living History Tour or Garden Tour, our talented storytellers lead you around in the beautiful surroundings and share the exciting stories and anecdotes, that are usually not told.