West of Frederikskirken, Kongens Have is the city’s oldest public park and a popular spot for picnics. Within the park is the fairytale Rosenborg Slot (daily: Jan–April & Nov to mid-Dec 10am–2pm; May, Sept & Oct 10am–4pm; June–Aug 9am–5pm; 80kr), the castle that served as the principal residence of Christian IV. The highlight is the downstairs treasury, where a gilded throne and the crown jewels and rich accessories worn by Christian IV are on display.

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