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Fotografia panorâmica por Flemming V. Larsen EXPERT Criado em 17:25, 13/03/2009 - Views loading...

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Odense Palace

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Odense Palace was first used as a royal palace by King Frederk II in 1579. Before that there have been a hospital and a monastery.
Today it is used as offices for the city's cultural department and others.

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Esta panorâmica foi tirada em Denmark, Europe

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Text by Steve Smith.

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