New Visitor Center at Hammershus Castle Ruin (C3 no.406)


Arkitema Architects + Christoffer Harlang

C3 no.406 / pp.200-213 (14 pages)


New Visitor Center at Hammershus Castle Ruin _ Arkitema Architects + Christoffer Harlang

Bornholm, Denmark, 2018

Visitor center at Hammerhus hides in the landscape of nature and the traces of time
A new visitor center at Northern Europe’s largest castle ruin, Hammershus, Denmark, designed by Arkitema Architects and Professor Christoffer Harlang, is situated discreetly in the rocks facing the ruin. The architects were tasked with respecting the unique natural surroundings and creating a place which offers modern facilities, space for storytelling and direct views of the main attraction. […]