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Buildings and Monuments

Photo: Michella Kornager

Here are some of the beautiful buildings and monuments you find i the Faaborg-Midtfunen area.

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The Belfry in Faaborg
Photo: Faaborg Turistbureau

The Belfry in Faaborg

In the middle of Faaborg, a bell tower stands back from the city's first church, Skt. Nikolaj church. The church from approx. 1250 was demolished after the Reformation in 1536, one allowed the bell to...

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Vesterport
Photo: Daniel Villadsen

Vesterport

Vesterport (the West Gate) - the last remains of a medieval fortifica- tion with ramparts and moats surrounding the town. Later Vesterport and three other gates served as the places where the town dut...

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Sculpture "Ymerbrønden"
Photo: Michella Kornager

Sculpture "Ymerbrønden"

Sculpture in the town centre.

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The Old Town Hall
Photo: Faaborg Turistbureau

The Old Town Hall

The Old Town Hall at Torvet 19 currently houses an Arrest Museum, 
a Tourist Office, Faaborg Local History Archive and Diernæs Archives.

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The tower in Svanninge Bakker
Photo: Jørn Ungstrup

The tower in Svanninge Bakker

The first restaurant Skovlyst was built in 1926 by farm owner Jens Andersen. He was interested in astronomy, and in 1935 he built the 18 meter high tower behind the restaurant. In the top there was a ...

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Finn The Troll in Svanninge Bakker
Photo: Brian Schiødt Carlson

Finn The Troll in Svanninge Bakker

Finn the Troll is located in Svanninge Bakker. The legend tells that it is he who has dug the hole where Arreskov Lake is located. He threw the earth into the big piles we now call Svanninge Bakker.

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Faaborg Harbour Bath
Photo: Faaborg Turistbureau

Faaborg Harbour Bath

Faaborg Harbour Bath

Two bathing jettys give you the possibility to take a dive in the harbour only a few 100 metres from the city centre of Faaborg. Bathing facilities for children (basin with shallo...

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The whale tail
Photo: Jørgen Ungstrup

The whale tail

 The whale tail came to Faaborg in connection with the opening of the harbor bath in May 2014.

Suddenly it stood there!

Tommy "Topsvejs" Hansen and Benny "Boomsterk" Rasmussen made sure that in the nigh...

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Kanonerne ved Voigts Minde
Photo: Faaborg Turistbureau

Kanonerne ved Voigts Minde

Historical guns, beautiful situated with a fantastic view.

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Kaleko Watermill
Photo: Lasse Skov

Kaleko Watermill

South Funen idyll on the water mill
In the beautiful and hilly south Funen countryside is Kaleko Mill, which is an old watermill with roots dating back to the 17th century. The last mill lived on the m...

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Sinebjerg Markhus
Photo: Niels E. Præstekær

Sinebjerg Markhus

Sinebjerg Markhus is a packed lunch house and a small cultural history gem located at Sinebjerg on Horneland.

Sinebjerg Markhus was originally an important part of the peasan...

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Ringe art bench
Photo: Faaborg Turistbureau

Ringe art bench

Termini is thought of as a kind of promenade or belvedere towards the lake. The plant is a continuous bench or step, which raises a number of covered areas. the lengths and spaces are determined by th...

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Grubbe Mølle
Photo: Faaborg Turistbureau

Grubbe Mølle

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Beatiful historic surroundings. Water- and windmill can be seen operating. Good parking facilities. 2 km from golf course.
The price is dkk 400 for a double room without breakfast.
Breakfast d...

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Sdr. Broby Water mill
Photo: Faaborg Turistbureau

Sdr. Broby Water mill

Sdr. Broby has a protected water mill with a working water wheel. The mill´s former outbuildings and house have been converted to modern apartments.

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Egeskov Mill
Photo: Faaborg Turistbureau

Egeskov Mill

The impresseive Dutch windmill Egeskov Mill is placed 2 km from Egeskov Castle. The present mill was built in 1855. In 1952 Egeskov Mill became familiar to all Danes when the illustrator Ib Andersen u...

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