The Tollund Man is the naturally mummified corpse of a man who lived during the 4th century BCE, during the period characterised in Scandinavia as the Pre-Roman Iron Age. He was found in 1950 on the Jutland Peninsula in Denmark, buried in a peat bog…
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The Grauballe Man is a bog body that was uncovered in 1952 from a peat bog near to the village of Grauballe in Jutland, Denmark. The body is that of a man dating from the late 3rd century BC, during the early Germanic Iron Age. Based on the evidence…
Silkeborg (Danish pronunciation: [ˈselɡəˌbɒːˀ]) is a Danish city with a population of 43,158 (1 January 2014).
Central Denmark Region or Central Jutland Region (Danish: Region Midtjylland) is an administrative region of Denmark established on 1 January 2007 as part of the 2007 Danish Municipal Reform, which replaced the traditional counties ("amter") with fi…
Himmelbjerget ("The Sky Mountain" or "The Mountain of Heaven") is a hill located between Ry and Silkeborg, Denmark in the area known as Søhøjlandet.
Mascot Park is a Danish football stadium in the town of Silkeborg, located in the middle of Jutland. It is home to the Danish Superliga club Silkeborg IF.
Ry is a town with a population of 5,731 (1 January 2014) in central Denmark, located in Skanderborg municipality in Jutland.
The Battle of Grathe Heath was fought in 1157 between the Danish armies of Valdemar I and his rival for the Danish throne, Sweyn III.
FDM Jyllands-Ringen is a motor racing circuit in Resenbro, near Silkeborg in Denmark. The circuit was extended from 1.475 kilometers to 2.3 kilometers in 2003, by linking the track to an adjacent oval circuit.
Silkeborg municipality is a municipality (Danish, kommune) in Region Midtjylland on the Jutland peninsula in central Denmark. The municipality covers an area of 857.16 km², and has a population of 89,707 (1 April 2014). Its mayor is Steen Vindum, of…
Old Rye (Danish: Gammel Rye) is a small town in eastern Jutland, Denmark, with a population of 1,335 (1 January 2014).
Øm Abbey was a Cistercian monastery founded in 1172 in the Diocese of Aarhus near the town of Rye, between the lakes of Mossø and Gudensø in central Jutland, Denmark.
Museum Jorn, Silkeborg, (formerly Silkeborg Kunstmuseum) is a Danish Art museum located in beautiful surroundings by Gudenåen in Silkeborg, Denmark.
Sønder Vissing I or DR 55 is a runestone located in the church of Sønder Vissing in eastern Jutland, Denmark.
Gjern is a town in central Denmark with a population of 1,448 (1 January 2014), located in Silkeborg municipality in Region Midtjylland in Jutland in Denmark.
Them is a small town in central Denmark with a population of 2,243 (1 January 2014), located in Silkeborg municipality (formerly Them municipality) in Jutland, lying a few kilometers south-west of Silkeborg, and north-east of Bryrup.
Until 1 January 2007 Kjellerup municipality was a municipality (Danish, kommune) in Aarhus County on the Jutland peninsula in central Denmark. The municipality covered an area of 255 km², and had a total population of 13,953 (2005). Its last mayor w…
Until January 1, 2007, Gjern municipality is a municipality (Danish, kommune) in Aarhus County in the eastern part of the Jutland peninsula in central Denmark. The municipality covered an area of 144 km², and had a total population of 8.134 (2005). …