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Attractions

Opening hours may change according to season. Please check the attractions’ websites for openings hours and dates. Note that many attractions are closed on Mondays and on public holidays.
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Amalienborg

 
Complete your visit to Amalienborg Palace square – step inside Amalienborg and experience royal life past and present. Amalienborg Museum presents the private interiors of the most recent kings and queens and an exhibit on the monarchy today with its many traditions.
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Amber Museum Copenhagen

 
House of Amber was founded in 1933 and through several generations has evolved into one of the world's leading and oldest suppliers of amber jewelry and art. At Kongens Nytorv in central Copenhagen you will find a store as well as Copenhagen Amber Museum.
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An Age of Our Own Making

 
Art, activism and citizenship in historic surroundings at Kunsthal Charlottenborg. This autumn, Kunsthal Charlottenborg will open its new exhibit ‘An Age of Our Own Making’, which includes installations and performances by various international artists as a part of the culture event IMAGES 16. The exhibit will not only be shown inside the museum, but outside as well in the beautiful urban space surrounding the museum – including façade facing Nyhavn, which is used as a grand canvas. The museum is located in the center of Copenhagen and is a historic extension of Charlottenborg castle. Many international contemporary exhibits are featured here and ‘An Age of Our Own Making’ is no exception. The show represents artists from South Africa, Ghana, Indonesia and Palestine. Kunsthal Charlottenborg has a court yard that is open to the public and here you can relax at the café area reading a new book from the museum’s book shop, Motto Charlottenborg.
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The Workers Museum

 
The Workers Museum in Copenhagen invites you to step into everyday life of Copenhageners in the 1950's.
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ARKEN Museum of Modern Art

 
ARKEN Museum of Modern Art in Ishøj, south of Copenhagen, boasts exhibitions with the greatest Modernist artists alongside exhibitions of contemporary art - from new, young talent to established artists.
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Boat Tours

 
The boat service (Baadfarten) sails on four lakes: Lyngby Sø, Bagsværd Sø, Furesøen and Vejlesø, and on River Mølleå in scenic surroundings. Baadfarten started in the early 1890s and the two oldest boats, Prinsesse Alexandrine from 1895 and Prins Christian from 1896, still sail here.
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The Bakkehus Museum

 
The Bakkehus Museum is a literary and cultural history museum focusing on the Danish Golden Age. Discover the authentic home of Kamma and Knus Lyne Rahbek, decorated with furniture, pictures and other items associated with the literary interested couple who owned the place from 1802 to 1830.
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Brede Works

 
Brede Værk used to be an old clothing factory, today it is a museum. Here you can see the evolvement of the industrialisation - and its influence on everyday life in Denmark.
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Canal Tours Copenhagen

 
Canal Tours Copenhagen is a wonderful way of seeing Copenhagen. Many Copenhageners take the tour to get an opportunity to see their capital from a different perspective.
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Casino Copenhagen

 
At Casino Copenhagen you can try your luck at several different games, such as Roulette, Blackjack, Poker, Punto Banco, Viking Poker and lots of slots.
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Circus Museum

 
The Circus Museum near Copenhagen is a fun museum for children to visit. Walk in the clown’s footsteps, experience the magic of conjuring tricks or step into the ring yourself.
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The Cisterns

 
Two refined glass pyramids mark the entrance to the museum below ground. Natural daylight cannot enter these former water cisterns where 16 million litres of drinking water used to flow.
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Daniel Richter, Louisiana

 
Explore daring energy and Lonely Old Slogans at Louisiana. In September of 2016 Louisiana will open its doors to a new exhibit of Daniel Richter’s paintings at the museum that is known for its scenic surroundings, located in Northern Zealand only 45 minutes from Copenhagen. 45 paintings by the German artist, who is firmly rooted in the 80s punk scene, will be displayed over a period of five months.Richter is one of his generations most influential artists and his paintings expresses political and cultural impact. The paintings are often colorful and communicative in addition to being experiential with abstract and figurative imagery. Louisiana seeks to show Richter’s artistic growth from 1995 till today, with the Lonely Old Slogans exhibit.Louisiana’s park is adorned with the museums collection of various sculptures and here, you can enjoy a relaxing afternoon away from the city in beautiful surroundings. Louisiana, offers visit-worthy daring energy and colorful creations that will be exhibited from September 8 – January 8.
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The Danish Museum of Science and Technology

 
The Danish Museum of Science and Technology in Elsinore has been extended to 8,000 square metres exhibit in a former iron foundry from the 1960's.
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Danish Architecture Centre

 
The Danish Architecture Centre (DAC) is located in Copenhagen and is the main exhibition space in Denmark for architecture. You can experience a broad range of exhibitions and join one of their many architecture tours through Copenhagen.
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Danish Museum for Hunting & Forestry

 
Danish Museum for Hunting and Forestry in Copenhagen is one of the largest of its kind in Europe. The museum is housed in the beautiful old 18th century stables and barns belonging to the no longer existing Hirschholm Palace.
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The Danish Jewish Museum

 
A visit to the Danish Jewish Museum, designed by Daniel Liebeskind, will give you a good insight into the enthralling universe of Danish Jewish culture and its 400 year history.
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The Royal Reception Rooms

 
The Royal Reception Rooms at Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen are used by the Queen and the Prince Consort for official occasions
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The Royal Stables at Christiansborg Palace

 
The Royal Stables are located at Christiansborg Palace on the island of Slotsholmen in central Copenhagen. In 1789 the number of horses reached a peak with 270 horses stabled. Today, there are about 20 horses in the Royal Stables
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National Aquarium Denmark, Den Blå Planet

 
The Blue Planet - Aquarium is Northern Europe's largest aquarium and offers a unique experience for children and adults.
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Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art

 
Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art is a must see in Copenhagen for anyone interested in art and architecture
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The Hirschsprung Collection

 
The Hirschsprung Collection, featuring masterpieces by the Skagen Painters in Copenhagen. The museum is built around the personal art collection of Heinrich Hirschsprung, a tobacco manufacturer, who donated his collection to the Danish state in 1902.
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Designmuseum Danmark

 
The Danish Design Museum in Copenhagen offers displays of decorative art, crafts, and industrial designs from the Western world and Asia from the late Middle Ages and up to the present
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The Royal Kitchen

 
Pay a visit to the Royal Kitchen under Christiansborg
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Dreyer's Architecture Gallery at DAC

 
Discover multi-faceted Danish architecture in a renovated warehouse, at the Danish Architecture Centre. September 14, 2016 the photo exhibit; Dreyer’s Architecture Gallery will open at the Danish Architecture Centre (DAC). DAC is located in the heart of Copenhagen, by the Copenhagen Canal. Here, you will meet three start-up architecture firms and learn more about their day-to-day reality where everything is fast-paced and multi-faceted. The photo exhibit will run over a period of five months and provide you with a fascinating insight into the city’s architectural development and the next wave in Danish architecture. Dreyer’s Foundation and DAC, who has collaborated on the exhibit, wants to give you a unique insight into the firm’s reality, while creating debate on new Danish architecture. The exhibit where you will meet the firm’s: Sted, Norrøn and Johansen Skovsted Architects is free of charge. When you’re done exploring the exhibit, we recommend taking a walk around the neighborhood of Christianshavn, where you will find countless coffee shops, amazing restaurants and beautiful old buildings. Tip: Enjoy DAC’s popular brunch buffet in their restaurant from where there is a nice view of the harbour area.
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Drop'n'local

 
Have your luggage safely stored while you experience wonderful Copenhagen. Drop’n’local is a new storage service in Copenhagen. The service allows you to experience Copenhagen without the hassle of bringing your luggage along. The luggage will meanwhile be stored by one of Drop’n’local’s 30 certified shops, located all over the city. The certificed shops are all local stores and you will be able to find one close to you at any time. Storage with Drop’n’local will cost you EUR 1-2 an hour (depending on the size of your luggage) and no more than EUR 10 per day. Payment is easy as you pay online with your credit card information, so that no cash is necessary. As your luggage is stored, it is sealed with a special tag that assures you, that it remains safe and unopened. The storage can be booked a month in advance or the day of and the luggage can be stores for multiple days, while you experience everything Copenhagen has to offer.
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Autumn break at Amalienborg Palace

 
Fascinating royal stories at Amalienborg Palace
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Esrum Abbey and Møllegård

 
Monastery from the Middle Ages. Esrum Abby is open to the public and holds both a museum, the Broder Rus restaurant, a herbal garden, and several outdoor acitivites all through the year.
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Falkonergården

 
Museum with indoor and outdoor performances. Visitors can see displays with falcons, hawks and eagles at a very close distance.
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Find Dory at National Aquarium Denmark

 
Find Dory and all of her friends at National Aquarium Denmark, Den Blå Planet. National Aquarium Denmark, Den Blå Planet is Northern Europe’s biggest aquarium and will this autumn offer activities for the whole family, when they need your help to Find Dory. National Aquarium Denmark, Den Blå Planet houses almost 20,000 fish in 53 aquariums containing seven liters of water, and this is where you have to find the blue tang fish Dory and all of her friends – known from Disney’s Find Dory. Not only will you experience the cool underwater-like universe, but you will partake in educational entertainment, as you will learn more about the cute sea otters, the many species of fish and other underwater creatures. Other fun activities such as a treasure hunt and face painting will be offered. The aquarium located at Amager in beautiful surroundings, is also known for its beautiful architecture, which is inspired by currents of the whirlpool. Also, the aquarium is accessible in merely 12 minutes as the metro stops close to the entrance. If you have more time, you should check out the serene Amager beach park that is located right beside the aquarium or grab a cup of coffee from Meyer’s cafeteria on location.
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Frederiksborg Castle

 
Frederiksborg Palace is situated on three islets in the castle lake in Hillerød, north of Copenhagen. The palace, which is surrounded by the beautiful Frederiksborg Palace Garden, was built in the Dutch Renaissance style at the beginning of the 1600s by King Christian 4.
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Open Air Museum

 
The Open Air Museum, Frilandsmuseet, is one of the oldest and biggest open air museums in the world.
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The Frederiksborg Ferry

 
The ”Frederiksborg” ferry sails ”Denmark’s most beautiful nautical mile” on the Castle Lake round splendid Frederiksborg Castle.
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Geological Museum (The Natural History Museum of Denmark)

 
Geological Museum in Copenhagen includes a number of geological collections. At the museum you can see objects such as rocks, minerals, meteorites and fossils.
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Gl Holtegaard

 
In a beautiful 18th cent. manor house, you find an art venue, where ambitions are to show traditional, modern and contemporary art with a message to convey to modern man.
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Glyptoteket

 
The art museum is founded by the brewer Carl Jacobsen and contains two main departments of ancient and modern art in fabulous architectural surroundings. You can view collections of Egyptian, Greek, Etruscan and Roman art as well as Danish and French paintings and sculptures of the 19th and 20th century.
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H. C. Andersen Fairy-Tale House

 
The Fairy-tale House in Copenhagen guides the audience through a series of brilliant tableaux depicting the universally known fairy-tales by Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen.
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Halloween in Tivoli Gardens

 
Visit Tivoli Gardens for pumpkin extravaganza at Denmark’s greatest Halloween-party 20,000 pumpkins, 2,000 bales of straw and 5,000 plants set the mood for three scary and enchanting weeks, when Tivoli Gardens, located in the heart of Copenhagen since 1843 invites you to this years’ Halloween. The beautiful Tivoli Gardens. ensures entertainment for the whole family throughout all of Halloween; hay mazes and pumpkin carving well as the identification of Denmark’s’ biggest pumpkin. Should you have the munchies or feel hunger at all, you can find delicious, autumn-inspired food at the many restaurants of Tivoli. Enjoy!
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Helsingør Town Museum

 
The City Museum of Elsinore is located in the Carmelite house (from 1520)
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Historical fair at the Open Air Museum

 
Travel back in time on a joyful journey at the Open Air Museum’s historical fair
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J.F. Willumsens Museum

 
The museum exhibits are works by the controversial pioneer in modern Danish art J.F. Willumsen (1863-1958)
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Jægerspris Castle

 
Memorial rooms to King Frederik VII and his wife Countess Danner, Orphanage history department, exhibition of ancient Danish gold besides annual special exhibitions
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Karen Blixen Museum

 
The Karen Blixen Museum is located directly by the Øresund Sound in Rungstedlund, an enchanting park and bird sanctuary north of Copenhagen
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Kronborg Castle

 
Kronborg Castle in Elsinore, north of Copenhagen, is one of northern Europe's finest Renaissance castles. It is located at the entrance to Oresound and was built in 1574-1585. Kronborg Castle is probably the most famous Danish castle, known worldwide from Shakespeare's Hamlet.
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GL STRAND

 
Kunstforeningen GL STRAND is a modern exhibition hall with an extensive history. GL STRAND features 6 – 8 major exhibitions of modern and contemporary art annually
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Kunsthal Charlottenborg

 
Throughout the year, the Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall mounts different Danish and international exhibitions of contemporary art, architecture and decorative arts.
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Køge Museum

 
Take a trip to Køge Museum and enjoy an experience you'll never forget. Meet the two young deckhands Jens and Pelle, who died along with 600 others when the warship Dannebroge blew up in 1710 and sank with everyone on board.
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KØS Museum of art in public spaces

 
All year round, the museum offers new, current exhibitions and bring out works from its own collection. Come and enjoy the superb architecture of the museum; enjoy some refreshments in the café and visit our shop with its innovative, designed items
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Become a LEGO architect

 
Let your child transform into a LEGO architect for the day in Kids City. The Danish Architecture Centre (DAC) in the heart of Copenhagen will in the Danish autumn break transform into a LEGO city that you and your kids can take part in developing. DAC, which is located by the canal, is opening the interactive display; Kids City. Here, you will be equipped with your own building grounds and from thereon out, you can build whatever your heart desires. Whether this be an awesome rollercoaster, a candy land or something else, is completely up to you, but with your creation you will participate in building a joined city map.When your model has been build, you will further have the opportunity to enter DAC’s Instagram competition. The exhibit will be open from October 13-25. Afterwards, you should visit DAC’s own restaurant for lunch or explore more of Christianshavn’s many offers.
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Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

 
The beautiful museum, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, is located 40 kilometres north of Copenhagen and it has gained a reputation as a museum in touch with the zeitgeist of the contemporary art world. Experience international artists, concerts and lectures
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M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark

 
The museum was designed by BIG, the Bjarke Ingels Group, and built underground around an old dry dock near Kronborg Castle. The museum uses the unusual setting to provide a complete­ly new experience of maritime history.
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Martin Bigum, ARKEN

 
Experience contemporary art at the architectural beacon ARKEN, when the beautiful museum opens their Martin Bigum exhibit. The new exhibit centers around Martin Bigum’s many creations. More than 130 pieces of drawings, poems, videos, sculptures and paintings will be shown – including his new series of paintings The Ocean. The museum located by Ishøj harbour and Køge Bay beach park south of Copenhagen, is widely known for its maritime architecture and international contemporary art. That’s why Bigum’s art is a perfect fit with the museum’s other exhibits. At Bigum’s exhibit ‘Mindeland’ (meaning: memory land), you will experience his early pieces as well as his newer ones, featuring angels, devils and demons. When you are done exploring Bigum’s pieces, enjoying the beautiful nature and admiring ARKEN’s architecture, you should really try the museums own café that hangs from the side of the museum as a rescue boat. There, you will get a view of the entire bay.
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Mosede Fort Danmark 1914-18

 
Travel 100 years back in time when World War 1 took place in Denmarks neighbouring countries. Explore the many surprising stories, when you go back to a time when Denmark is on the brink of War. Denmark is fighting for its neutrality to avoid being drawn into war.
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Museum of Contemporary Art

 
The Museum of Contemporary Art especially collect artworks and different kind of documentation which show new directions in art from 1950´until today – or document a characteristic epoch
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The National Museum

 
Denmark's National Museum in Copenhagen has exhibitions from the Stone Age, the Viking Age, the Middle Ages, the Renaissance and Modern Danish History. The National Museum is located in The Prince’s Palace, which was built by Nicolai Eigtved between 1743 and 1744 for Danish Crown Prince Frederik V and Crown Princess Louise.
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The Victorian Home

 
Step into the past with the National Museum and visit a luxury flat of original interiors, fully equipped in 1890 in late-Victorian style
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The Netto Boats

 
Make yourself comfortable in one of the blue Netto-Boats and see Copenhagen from the water front. Enjoy the scenery that passes by while your guide tells about the sights in Danish, English, and German.
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Nordatlantens Brygge

 
North Atlantic House is an art center where you can encounter North Atlantic culture, research and business. Here, people from the North Atlantic, Denmark, and the rest of the world meet and inspire one another
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Ordrupgaard

 
The Ordrupgaard Collections contain one of Northern Europe's finest collections of 19th and 20th century French art, represented by masters such as Delacroix, Corot, Courbet, Degas, Renoir, Monet, Cézanne, Gauguin, and Matisse
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Planetariet

 
Tycho Brahe Planetarium is educational entertainment for the entire family. Get lost in the stars, see the IMAX and 3D movies in the Space Theatre or explore the exhibition.
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City Hall Tower

 
The City Hall Tower offers you a taste of Copenhagen's history as well as a great view of the city.
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Revymuseet

 
The Danish Revue Museum tells the story of over 150 years of entertainment - an authentic piece of Danish history with a twinkle in the eye.
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Rosenborg Castle

 
The renaissance castle houses some of Denmark’s greatest treasures, not least the coronation throne guarded by 3 silver lions. The crown jewels and regalia are on display in the treasuries.
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Roskilde Cathedral

 
The magnificent red-brick cathedral with its impressive tall spires is considered one of Denmark’s most important architectural monuments, and it is on the UNESCO World Heritage List. In the early 1400s, the cathedral was designated royal burial place, and since the Reformation, all Danish kings have found their final resting place here.
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Roskilde Museum

 
Roskilde Museum is the city and district museum of culture, and tells the story of a significant Danish city - the country's first capital. Among its unique objects are a complete Aurochs, the grave of a priestess and her slave from Viking times and rich finds from the princely seat of legendary kings in Lejre.
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Rudolph Tegner museum and statue park

 
At the Rudolph Tegner Museum and Statue park in Dronningmølle north of Copenhagen, you can view the work of Danish sculptor Rudolph Tegner (1873 - 1950)
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Ruins under Christiansborg Palace

 
Beneath the Christiansborg Palace lie the ruins of an even older building - the Palace's oldest predecessors, Bishop Absalon's Castle of 1167 and Copenhagen Castle that replaced it. Christiansborg is outstanding in the respect that here you will find, under the same roof, Denmark's political centre of today and the remains of the country's principal castle of the Middle Ages.
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The Round Tower

 
The 17th century tower and observatory Rundetaarn, or the round tower, is the oldest functioning observatory in Europe
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Lejre Land of Legends

 
The Lejre Land of Legends takes its visitors on an adventurous journey into the past. The experimental centre features a series of reconstructed settlements, where Viking women, Iron Age men, Stone Age hunters and artisans perform their crafts.
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SMK - The National Gallery of Denmark

 
SMK - The National Gallery of Denmark (Statens Museum for Kunst) is Denmark’s largest art museum, featuring outstanding collections of Danish and international art from the past seven centuries.
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Storm P.-Museum

 
The Storm P. Museum houses an exhibition of Robert Storm Petersen (1882-1949), known as Storm P. The exhibition includes drawings and paintings, ranging from the sociocritical satire of his early years to the humorous newspaper drawings of his later years.
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Tadre Mølle

 
Tadre Mølle is the last remaining watermill still functioning in Elverdamsdalen, founded in the 14th century. The culture and nature of Elverdamsdalen are second to none, with the manor house Aastrup, springs and travertine deposits near the mill.
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The Theatre Museum at The Court Theatre

 
The Theatre Museum is situated in the Old Court Theatre. Its collection describes Danish theatre history from the 1700s to the present day.
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Thorvaldsens Museum

 
Thorvaldsens Museum is a single-artist museum in Copenhagen, dedicated to the art of Danish neoclassicistic sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen.
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Tivoli Gardens

 
Tivoli is a must for all children and those who like to play. Tivoli is located just a few minutes walk from City Hall, and with the Copenhagen Central Station as its nearest neighbour it is very easy to get to.
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Tycho Brahe Planetarium

 
Tycho Brahe Planetarium is educational entertainment for the entire family. Get lost in the stars, see the IMAX and 3D movies in the Space Theatre or explore the exhibition.
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The Royal Arsenal Museum

 
The Royal Danish Arsenal Museum boasts an excellent selection of antique and modern weapons, ranging from beautifully ornamented princely weapons and war trophy firearms to handguns.
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The Vedbæk Finds Museum

 
Visit the world famous Stone Age graves from Vedbæk on the beautiful coast line north of Copenhagen. In the exhibition you come up close and touch the furs from the animals that the Stone Age people hunted in the dense virgin forest. You can even touch copies of the weapons used to kill the hunters’ prey.
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Visit Carlsberg

 
Visit Carlsberg is located in Valby in Copenhagen at the location of the first Carlsberg Brewery. The visitor centre will give you an idea of how the world-famous Carlsberg Beer is made.
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Church of Our Saviour - The Spire

 
Our Saviour's is one of Denmark's most famous churches. Ever since the serpentine spire was inaugurated in 1752, is has been a popular passtime to climb the 400 steps to the top
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Copenhagen Zoo

 
5 February 2013 Copenhagen Zoo's new and unique facilities for polar bears, North Atlantic birds and seals, The Arctic Ring, opened.The Copenhagen Zoo has more than 3000 animals from around the world and a total of 264 different species. The elefants live in a state of the art elephant house, and the giraffes and hippos have also gotten new accommodation recently.
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Zoological Museum (the Natural History Museum of Denmark)

 
Travel through time and experience Denmark's animal life from the past to the present at Zoological Museum in Copenhagen. Take a walk among mammoths, woolly-haired rhinos, steppe bison, and giant deer once native to Denmark
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The Øresund Aquarium

 
The Oresund Aquarium (Øresundsakvariet) in Elsinore (Helsingør), north of Copenhagen, is a part of The University of Copenhagen's museums and simultaneously a saltwater aquarium.
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