A Town in Ruins - an 1864 town walk

Photo: VisitSønderborg
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

Perlegade 50

6400 Sønderborg

Tickets can only be purchased online at least 24 hours before. There is a limited number of tickets on sale because of Corona virus. We reserve the right to cancel tours in case of changes in restrictions.  



1864 – Guided town walk 

On April 2nd and 3rd, 1864 Prussian cannons bombarded Broagerland Sønderborg. Around a third of Sønderborg town was destroyed, and the residents were forced to flee. 

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.  

Town walks in 2020:
July: 7, 21
August: 4

Meeting place: Sønderborg Tourst Office, Perlegade 50, 6400 Sønderborg.
Tourbegin: 3 pm.
Price: DKK 50,- (from 13 years)
The walk lasts for around two hours.
Language: Danish and German 


Perlegade 50

6400 Sønderborg


0-12 years


Adults DKK

50 DKK

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