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Frederiksværk owes its existence to its industrial past including its cannon factory established in 1761 by Johan Frederik Classen in accordance with the wishes of King Frederik V.
Gjethuset, part of the old factory, has now been converted into a cultural centre.
Roskilde has a history dating back to the Vikings as can be seen in its Viking Ship Museum.
The city also attracts thousands to the four-day Roskilde Music Festival held annually at the beginning of July.
Rungstedlund, also known at the Karen Blixen Museum, is a country house on the east coast which has been preserved to present the house in which the renowned Danish writer Karen Blixen, author of Out of Africa, lived until her death in 1962. The Danish Museum of Science and Technology (Danmarks Tekniske Museum) in Helsingør has a wide variety of attractions for both adults and children including steam engines, veteran cars and electricity.
The castle known as Krogen was rebuilt as Kronborg in 1577.It is not only the site of William Shakespeare's play Hamlet but is one of the most important Renaissance castles in northern Europe.The lively city of Helsingør also has a cathedral church built in the 16th century.Some 12 km to the northwest is Gilleleje, Zealand's most northernmost point, which has grown from a little village in 1900 to a popular coastal resort with sandy beaches, an active fishing harbour and several museums.Rågeleje, 10 km southwest of Gilleleje, is a little fishing village with a history dating back to the 16th century.