And you can see beautiful gardens with medicinal plants and herbs that the monks began growing here 850 years ago.Vitskøl Abbey was founded as a Cistercian monastery in 1158 by Valdemar the Great, who wanted to show his gratitude to God as in the previous year he had triumphed over King Sweyn in the famous battle of Grathe Heath, and thus had become sole king of Denmark. A large monastic complex was built and in particular a huge church.
The Centre includes illustrating the life in ancient times through a collection of items from the Stone Age to the Bronze and Iron Age, as well as audio-visual displays about primitive peoples, and folks from Northern America like Native Indians and Eskimos. Møllevej 8 - Ertebølle - 9640 Farsø, Denmark Tel: 45 9863 6788E-mail: [email protected]: [email protected]: Web:
m=2&i=248 Facebook: https:// Vesthimmerlands Museum Address: Søndergade 44 - DK-9600 Aars, Denmark Tel.: 45 98623577Fax: 45 98626726E-mail: [email protected]: Vesthimmerlands Town Council Address: Himmerlandsgade 27 - 9600 Aars, Denmark Tel.: 45 99 66 70 00E-mail: [email protected]: [email protected]: Credits Images: Stenaldercentret i Ertebølle, Rejse Avisen, Ingvard Pedersen Text source: Stenaldercentret i Ertebølle, Wikipedia, EXARC, Vesthimmerlands Museum, Vesthimmerlands Town Council, Visit Vesthimmerland.
The 450 m long moat, was 4 m wide, 1,5 m deep and with a flat bottom.
The settlement consisted of what seem to be ordinary long houses though without byre.
The interior of the abbey is today used as a conference centre, so on certain days it will not be possible to enter the abbey itself, but the gardens and church ruins are open to visitors throughout the summer season.
Borremose is a raised bog in central Himmerland, Denmark south east of the town of Aars.Vitskøl Abbey became one of the richest monasteries in Denmark.Since 1935 the abbey has been used as a high school, youth residential home and finally, since 1992, as a division of TAMU, which is a vocational training programme for young people who find it difficult to get a foothold on the employment ladder.Profiler, der ikke opfylder ovenstende, bliver slettet uden varsel!!!! overtrdelse af ovenstende, er VIP-adgangen brugt og resterende dage med VIP-adgang tilbagebetales ikke, idet ovenstende regler er anerkendt ved oprettelse af en profil p Farmer Dating.Vi videregiver ikke oplysninger om dig til 3p nogen mde.Vitskøl Abbey has beautiful architecture, a rugged landscape and is a fascinating piece of Denmark's history in Vesthimmerland.