On April 2nd and 3rd, 1864 Prussian cannons on Broagerland bombarded Sønderborg. Around a third of Sønderborg town was destroyed, and the residents were forced to flee.
The town walk takes you past buildings that are linked historically to the year 1864 and past locations were bombs landed and ruined the town. The guide explains about the locations of the Danish military installations and gives examples of the ways in which the inhabitants suffered and were subjected to losses because of the bombardment.
Language: Danish and German Duration: Approx. 2 hrs. Meeting place: Sønderborg Tourist Office, Perlegade 50, 6400 Sønderborg
Thanks to a location close to both the beach and the town, this mini-break at Hotel Sønderborg Strand gives you a great opportunity to explore Sønderborg. With Sønderborg Castle right on your doorstep and the town centre no more than 250 metres away, it’s easy
Hotel Sønderborg Garni is located in Sønderborg in walking distance to the city centre, the beach and beautiful nature in “Sønderskoven”. Each room has free WiFi and is furnished with a minibar, desk and a flat-screen TV.