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King's Garden, Odense

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King's Garden (Danish, Kongens Have) is a large, formal palace park in central Odense, Denmark. Located directly across from the Odense station, it is bounded by Railroad Street to the west and Eastern Stationsvej to the north. It stands in front of Odense Palace.

The original baroque garden was constructed around 1720 to a French design by Johan Cornelius Krieger, with a central axis and symmetrical lines. About 100 years later, it was changed into an English-style garden with curved lines. Measuring approximately 2 acres (0.81 ha) in size, the park contains some protected trees that are over 100 years old, including copper beech, tulip and magnolia. There are two statues, including one of Hans Christian Andersen, erected by the school children of Denmark.
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  • A nice scenic area of Copenhagen. The grounds are good for long walks. not alot around but really nice for some fresh air  more »
  • It is so nice to go through this small park day or night. This is a great park for a family visit, but they also have lots of sponsored activities.  more »
  • This popped up asking for review ! It is a large rectangular area of grass approximately 200m by 250m with a handful of trees. There is a small pond towards one end. When I was there it was the...  more »
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  • Always a great place to spent time with good friends.
  • Great place for a consert with Scooter and Dj quicksilver....
  • Great park and we'll maintained. The park is great for a lot of fresh air.
  • Nice garden in the heart location of Odense. Lots of old trees spotted in the park and massive lawn.
  • Visiting Denmark is better when you get to visit the Rosenborg Palace

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