Ribe

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Considered to be one of the better-preserved medieval towns in the country, Ribe is also home to rich authentic Danish culture.

Ribe is the oldest extant Danish town, located in southwest Jutland. The town has many well-preserved old buildings and The Ribe Cathedral and old town hall are especially noteworthy. Among the cultural highlights are some notable museums: Ribe Viking Museum, Ribe Art Museum and Denmark's oldest province museum. Another attraction in town is The Night Watchman - Every evening from 1 May until 15 September you may accompany the night watchman in Ribe on his route through the old town, while he is singing to alert citizens about bedtime approaching. Mandø Island nature reserve is 30km from town.
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