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Location address: Denmark, Capital Region, Copenhagen
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Kastellet, located in Copenhagen, Denmark is one of the best preserved star fortresses in Northern Europe. It is constructed in the form of a pentagram with bastions at its corners. Kastellet was continuous with the ring of bastioned ramparts which used to encircle Copenhagen but of which only the ramparts of Christianshavn remain today.
Kastellet in Copenhagen is a seventeenth century fort used by the Germans during the Second World War.