"The Round Tower" Rundetårn Tip by Packerman
Rundetårn, Copenhagen: 55 reviews and 107 photos
Built in 1642 this tower has a long spiral ramp instead of a staircase. It is 209 meters long and 35 meters high. At the top you have a great view of the roofs and spires of Copenhagen. It was built not as a bell tower, but as a tower for astronomical observations. In 1716 the Russian empress Catherine took a horse-drawn carriage up the spiral ramp with Peter the Great in front of the horse.
Address: Købmagergade 52A, 1150 København K
Directions: Not too far to the west of the pedestrian street of Stroget. I remember getting sub sandwiches pretty close to it.
othercontact: Trinitatis church is located at
Phone: 33 73 03 73
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