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Hillerød coat of arms
Hillerød (Denmark)
Basic data
State : DenmarkDenmark Denmark
Region : Hovedstaden
(since 2007) :
Coordinates : 55 ° 56 '  N , 12 ° 18'  E Coordinates: 55 ° 56 '  N , 12 ° 18'  E
Population :
Postal code : 3400
Frederiksborg Castle
Frederiksborg Castle
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Hillerød is a town in the north-east of the Danish island of Zealand , the capital of Hillerød municipality and the administrative center of the Hovedstaden region .


Frederiksborg Castle ( Frederiksborg Slot ) is the largest Renaissance castle in Northern Europe and is located on three islands in Lake Frederiksborg.

Mor Gribs Hule (German Mother Gribs Cave ) is a megalithic complex of the funnel beaker culture (TBK), which was built between 3500 and 2800 BC. BC originated. It is located north of Hillerød not far from Helsingevej.


The Grundtvigs Højskole , a Community College of Denmark, offers courses in journalism , visual arts , literature , politics , philosophy , music, theater and communication. The university was named after Nikolai Frederik Severin Grundtvig .

sons and daughters of the town

Individual evidence

  1. Statistics banks -> Befolkning og valg -> BY1: Folketal January 1st efter byområde, alder og køn (Danish)