The Kastellet is a well-preserved Renaissance citadel in the form of a star fortress (pentagram with bastions at its corners) located at the northeastern end of Copenhagen. The Kastellet is surrounded by a moat which nowadays is a park with trees. It was part of the ring of bastioned ramparts which in the past surrounded Copenhagen but of which only the ramparts of Christianshavn are left today. The entrance to the Kastellet is free. Inside there are a number of buildings (soldier barracks, a church, military staff headquarters, some windmills). The Kastellet was built in the 17th century.

01 Windmill on rampart 02 Moat 03 Windmill on rampart 04 Tree-lined path 05 Moat
06 View through Zealand gate 07 Panoramic view with gate and barracks 08 Rows of barracks 09 Commander house
10 Church building 11 Soldier barracks 12 King gate 13 Trees growing on the walls 14 Trees growing on the walls
15 Moat with Gefion fountain and St Alban Anglican church 16 Gefion fountain 17 Bridge on moat 18 Moat
19 Gefion fountain 20 Little mermaid statue
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