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Esbjerg Sights and Landmarks Guide, Denmark

Esbjerg is one of the wonderful cities in Denmark and it also has wonderful sights. The sights in Esbjerg are the perfect place if you’re planning a short break. There are so many beautiful sights in Esbjerg ranging from cultural to natural and modern attraction, you name it.

If you are the type of person who loves cultural pieces, the Esbjerg Museum is the perfect place for you.  The museum is considered to be one of the city’s cultural sights that has a gallery and collection of hundreds of inimitable amber items more than 10,000 years old that are beautifully presented in the museum.

The Fisheries and Maritime Museum and Sealarium are one of the cities unique sights. You can see the relics of the early Esbjerg fishing fleet here. The Sealarium is a branch of the seal research center that usually adopts and rescue pups that are stranded on land. The Svend Wiig Hansen’s sculpture can also be seen in the museum.

To feel the holiness, visit the Vor Frelser Church located in the Kirkegade 24. The church was built in 1887 and is known to be the oldest church. In 1896, the church was enlarged and 700 seats were added. Ole Soenderga decorated the church with pictures when it was renovated in 1928.

One of the most beautiful sights in the city is the Watertower established in 1897. It is also considered as the main landmark in Esbjerg. You will see the amazing view of the town and harbor as you get into the tower. Close to it is the Museum of Art that contains remarkable contemporary Danish Art. The Sielborg Iron Age settlements that is established and preserved at the beginning of the period of Iron Age.

The Marbaek is one of a kind natural sight located between the Ho Bay and the River Varde. The place is considered to be a very exceptional and precious asset of the city, and is the perfect place for outdoor activities like, walking, horseback riding, and cycling.

The Fano is located in the small island with beautiful and amazing beaches. There are also windmills and museums on the island. Fano is the perfect place for relaxation.

No wonder Esbjerg was elected twice as the city of the year. The beautiful and amazing sights that give an excellent and unforgettable experience are surely found in Esbjerg.

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