One of the biggest Iron Age burial sites in Denmark is situated near Slusegaard.
It was thoroughly excavated under the leadership of archaeology professor Ole Klindt-Jensen.
The excavations were carried out from 1958 to 1964 and almost 1,400 graves were unearthed.
Denmark's Queen Margrethe took part in them when she was a young crown princess. In her youth, the Crown Princess became keenly interested in archaeology and took part in several excavations together with archaeologist Ole Klindt-Jensen.
Iron Age Burial Site and the Queen of Denmark
During her participation in the excavations, the princess resided with the Christoffersen family at Slusegaard.
Further details about the excavations and the finds can be seen in the café.
A section of a 15-metre-long frieze painted by the Crown Princess on the back of a roll of wallpaper - depicting the entire excavation process - is also on display in the café.