Rungstedlund, also known at the Karen Blixen Museum, is a country house on the east coast which has been preserved to present the house in which the renowned Danish writer Karen Blixen, author of Out of Africa, lived until her death in 1962. The Danish Museum of Science and Technology (Danmarks Tekniske Museum) in Helsingør has a wide variety of attractions for both adults and children including steam engines, veteran cars and electricity.
Frederiksværk owes its existence to its industrial past including its cannon factory established in 1761 by Johan Frederik Classen in accordance with the wishes of King Frederik V.
Gjethuset, part of the old factory, has now been converted into a cultural centre.
From the Danish Reformation in 1536, the monarchy confiscated the extensive estates in North Zealand which had belonged to the monasteries gaining ownership of most of the region until the beginning of the 18th century.
They did not use the land for farming, however, but mainly for hunting and for grazing their horses.
The surrounding park displays 14 statues created by Tegner.
The Danish Museum of Hunting and Forestry in Hørsholm is expected to be the site manager and principal coordinator of information and news about the recently UNESCO-listed Par force hunting landscape in North Zealand heritage site.As the palace is one of the royal family's official residences, it is not open to the public. The Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Humlebæk to the south of Helsingør is Denmark's most popular art museum.Created in 1958, it has a large permanent collection of paintings and sculptures from the mid-20th century to the present.It is not only the site of William Shakespeare's play Hamlet but is one of the most important Renaissance castles in northern Europe.The lively city of Helsingør also has a cathedral church built in the 16th century.Some 12 km to the northwest is Gilleleje, Zealand's most northernmost point, which has grown from a little village in 1900 to a popular coastal resort with sandy beaches, an active fishing harbour and several museums.