The European Medieval Festival Horsens
This festival is an annual festival that takes place always on the last weekend in August in Horsens, Denmark.
It’s a unique journey to the past, organized in the former prison “FÆNGSLET” – truly amazing place for all activities that this festival has to offer.
If you’d like to listen to medieval music, or see the crafts and ways of life of people who lived 500 years ago – the European Medieval Festival is a perfect travel tip for you!
Horsens City, with its history of more than 570 years, is probably the best host of this festival with the purposes of achieving historical awareness among modern society people; an amazing experience for children, and a place of festive and fun for Horsens citizens and its guests.
The medieval festival Horsens is organized by the municipality of the city, followed by different associations, businesses and citizens.