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  • 1 Heinrich Hirschsprung Collection Interesting

    Museums and art

    Stockholmsgade 20 DK - 2100 København

    Housed in a neoclassical building situated behind the Fine Arts Museum, the Hirschsprung Collection was left by the tobacco manufacturer in 1911 and includes a number of paintings by Danish artists from the 19C, including those from the Skagen school..

  • 2 Marble Bridge Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    DK - 1471 København

    This rococo style marble bridge crosses Frederiksholms Kanal and leads to the vast courtyard of Christiansborg. Designed by the famous 18C architect Nicolai Eigtved, it was built at the same time as the first palace. Seen from the shaded banks of the..

  • 3 David Collection Interesting

    Museums and art

    Kronprinsessegade 30-32 DK - 1306 København

    The David collection is situated on Kongens Have in a lovely 19C house that used to belong to CL David. This lawyer made it a public institution in 1945 and maintained the building. It contains a great collection of Islamic art from the Middle Ages a..

  • 4 Royal Library Interesting

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Søren Kierkegaards Plads 1 DK - 1016 København

    Founded in 1653 by King Frederik III and open to the public since 1793, the Royal Library has been somewhat rejuvenated by its contemporary annex (1999). It quickly became known to Danes as "the black diamond" because of its dazzling façade..

  • 5 Town hall

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Rådhuspladsen DK - 1550 København

    The red-brick building of the Rådhuset was completed in 1905 based on Martin Nyrop's design, which was inspired by medieval Danish architecture and in the Renaissance style of northern Italy. Two rooms are given over to the astronomical clock, by Jen..

  • 6 The World of Hans Christian Andersen

    Museums and art

    Rådhuspladsen 57 DK - 1550 København

    Wax figures, reconstructions and documents show the life, travels and works of the storyteller in an entertaining way.

  • 7 Trinitatis Church

    Religious buildings

    Pilestræde 67 DK - 1112 København

    Designed by Christian IV as a university church, the building was completed by his successor in 1656. Inside (access via Landemaerket), you can see a sculpted altarpiece and a Baroque organ case, as well as a Rococo clock.

  • 8 Købmagergade

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Købmagergade DK - 1150 København

    Just as lively as Strøget and lined with shops is this wide pedestrianised road that leads to the centre of the university campus area. Take a break at the Post & Tele Museum café (at no 37, on the fifth floor) and enjoy the panoramic view that scans..

  • 9 Post & Tele Museum (Danish Postal Museum)

    Museums and art

    Købmagergade 37 DK - 1150 København

    Mail coaches, costumes, paintings, seals, presses for printing stamps, telephones and telegraphs, postbags, phone booths, letterboxes, motorised tricycles illustrating the history of communications of Christian IV up to today.

  • 10 Vor Frue Plads

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Frue Plads DK - 1165 København

    On this square you will find Vor Frue Kirke (Church of Our Lady), a neo-Classical cathedral built in 1829 based on CF Hansen's design. The interior is decorated with sculptures by Bertel Thorvaldsen. The university buildings, with busts of eminent ac..

  • 11 Østergade

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    DK - 1100 København

    This is the last portion of Strøget, a traffic-free shopping street with department stores, such as the famous Illum. Just opposite, on the right, a little road leads to the little square on which stands Nikolaj Kirke. Further along on the left are a..

  • 12 Sankt Nikolaj Kirke

    Religious buildings

    Nikolaj Plads 10 DK - 1067 København

    The church has an impressive 16C tower supported by six flying buttresses. The building, which hosted some of the first performances of the group of artists Fluxus in the 1960s, now houses a centre for contemporary art.

  • 13 Charlottenborg

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Nyhavn 2 DK - 1051 København

    This Baroque palace built in 1670, located on the south bank of Nyhavn canal, is now home to the Royal Art Academy and Museum of Contemporary Art, which presents temporary exhibitions (paintings, sculptures, installations and videos), and affords sup..

  • 14 Amaliehaven - Amalie Garden

    Nature and gardens

    Toldbodgade DK - 1253 København

    Behind Amalienborg Palace, beyond Toldbodgade, the quay has been turned into a garden giving onto what used to be the port. Opposite, on Dokøen (Dock Island), the pure lines of the superb Operahaus (Opera House) sparkle in the sun. Designed by archit..

  • 15 Kongelige Afstøbningssampling - Royal Cast Collection

    Museums and art

    Sølvgade 48-50 DK - 1253 København

    With a reproduction of Michelangelo's David outside, this delightful collection of copies is housed in a converted warehouse. From the Rosetta Stone to the Discobolus of the Villa at Tivoli, from the Three Graces to Apollo - this place with old woode..

  • 16 Bredgade

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    Bredgade DK - 1260 København

    Lined with elegant antique shops, art galleries and restaurants, Bredgade is the main thoroughfare of the neighbourhood of Amalienborg.

  • 17 Designmuseum Danmark

    Museums and art

    Bredgade 68 DK - 1260 København

    The former Frederick's Hospital, designed by Eigtved, is now home to this museum dedicated to Danish and international design with collections of applied and decorative art: furniture, ceramics and, in particular, superb pieces of glassware. Shop and..

  • 18 Kongens Have - The King's Garden

    Nature and gardens

    Øster Voldgade 4 DK - 1350 København

    This oasis of calm, splendid when its rhododendrons bloom in spring, was built by Christian IV in 1606. The king felt rather hemmed in in the city, so decided to have a home built outside of its boundaries, and this eventually evolved into the castle..

  • 19 DDC - Danish Design Centre

    Museums and art

    H.C. Andersens Bd 27 DK - 1553 København

    What is design? This is the question this centre attempts to answer, thanks to a display exhibiting Danish and international creations. From the famous Levi's 501 (1873) to Louise Poirier's bra (1963), from the Citroën 2CV (1948) to Concorde (1967), ..

  • 20 DAC - Danish Architecture Centre

    Museums and art

    Strandgade 27b DK - 1401 København

    It exhibits models of the latest interesting creations in Danish architecture; vast specialist bookshop. On the first floor, the café affords a pleasant view over the canal.

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