Scenic conspicuous Samsø lighthouse located on the old medieval voldsted Vesborg on Samsø southwest corner. In the middle of mounds built Mon lighthouse in 1857-58, where parts of the old moat lies around the lighthouse. It was built while Skagen gray lighthouse of architec N.S. Nebelong. The 19 meter high lighthouse is built in red brick on a plinth of granite. The tower was plastered and then whitewashed white.
By: Holger Novotny Thomsen