The most emblematic buildings in Danish politics have been built over existing ruins .
The political life of the country.
One of Denmark's historical and political hubs is on the islet of Slotsholmen, where you will discover the Danish Parliament, the Prime Minister's office and the Supreme Court, all together in the Christiansborg Palace. This building, also royal residence and stables, rises above the stones of palaces and castles that towered above the same field since the 12th century. Interestingly, the remains of Copenhagen and Absalon's previous castles can be seen in the ruins that were discovered and preserved at the beginning of the 20th century The site of the Royal Stables houses the historic carriages and magnificent horses that are used for all the royal parades and special occasions. If you want to delve into the history of Christiansborg you can request a guided tour around the Queen's tapestries, the Palace Chapel and the Great Hall.