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Places of Interest

With a history that dates back to 1043, the city is full of historic landmarks, significant buildings and interesting sights and museums.  We have selected some of the most significant turist attractions in Copenhagen below. To see more turist attractions in Copenhagen please visit www.visitcopenhagen.com website.

Most of Copenhagen's most popular attractions and sights are within walking distance of each other. 

The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

At Langelinje Pier you will find one of Copenhagen's most famous tourist attractions: The sculpture of The Little Mermaid. 23 August 2013 she turned  100 years old. Unveiled on 23 August 1913, The Little Mermaid was a gift from Danish brewer Carl Jacobsen to the City of Copenhagen.

Read more about The Little Mermaid here.

 

 

 

Nyhavn

Nyhavn

Nyhavn is filled with people enjoying the relaxed atmosphere by the canal and the great variety of food. It is the perfect place to end a long day with a cold one on the quay! 
Originally, Nyhavn was a busy commercial port where ships from all over the world would dock and the area was packed with sailors, ladies of pleasure, pubs and alehouses. Today the beautiful old houses have been renovated and restaurants dominate the old port. 

Read more about Nyhavn here. 

 

 

Christiania

Alternative Christiania

Freetown Christiania is Copenhagen’s alternative neighbourhood. Christiania is a mix of homemade houses, workshops, art galleries, music venues, cheap and organic eateries, and beautiful nature. It is still a society within a society. The area is open to the public – even with guided tours, run by the local Christianites.

Read more about Christinia here.


 

 

Amalienborg Palace

Amalienborg Palace

Amalienborg Palace is a must for anyone with a taste for royal history and the life of Denmark’s royal family who still resides inside the palace. Experience royal history at the museum and sense the present of one of the world's oldest monarchies from the beautiful palace square where you can watch the changing of the guards.

Read more about Amalienborg Palace here.

 

 

 

Strøget

Strøget

Copenhagen's largest shopping area is centered around Strøget in the heart of the city. Strøget is one of Europe's longest pedestrian streets with a wealth of shops, from budget-friendly chains to some of the world's most expensive brands. The stretch is 1.1 kilometers long and runs from City Hall Square (Rådhuspladsen) to Kongens Nytorv

Read more about Strøget here.

 

 

The National Museum

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, built in 1743-44. It is no longer used by the royal family, but the Great Hall still appears elegant enough to fit princes and princesses.

Read more about The National Museum here.

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