Archive for October 6th, 2009

Egeskov Castle

Egeskov Castle is an ancient water or moat castle located in Funen, Denmark. It is considered to be the best preserved Renaissance water castle in Europe. It has proudly stood for more than 450 years, dotting the beautiful landscape of Southern Funen.Egeskov Castle HistoryEgeskov Castle was completed in 1554. It was built by Frands Brokenhuus, who previously married Anne Tinhuus, daughter of the original estate owner where the castle was built. The name “Egeskov”, translated as “oak forest” was …