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Do & See
Copenhagen is an old city with historic buildings, royal castles, beautiful parks and harbours, and plenty of attractions and activities to keep even the most eager tourist busy. The city centre is characterized by charming architecture and narrow curving streets. But within recent years Copenhagen has supplemented its architectural heritage with new, world-class architecture. It is easy to explore the city and get around, and many sights are within walking distance from one another. You can always catch a bus, metro to get around or rent a bike and travel the Danish way.


This iconic postcard-ready sight is somewhat of an sudden splash of color, and a definite must-visit when in town. Stroll along the harbor and sit down for an evening drink in one of the many enticing establishments, most of which offer heating and blankets to make for a cozy time even at low temperatures.
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Tivoli Gardens

Tivoli Gardens combines the best of both worlds: home to multiple roller coaster rides that will easily keep adventure-seekers occupied for at least a day, it is simultaneously a great location for a relaxing stroll among the beautiful gardens and public spaces. Christmas and Halloween are great times to visit - Tivoli goes all out on the decor, which will surely help you catch the holiday spirit.
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This city within a city is a self-proclaimed autonomous community, home to about 800 permanent residents who took over this abandoned military complex in 1971. The “freetown” they created was controversial at first, but with its heavy emphasis on tolerance, community and ecology it eventually gained recognition from the government and has since endured as a “social experiment.” The infamous “Pusher Street” can be a little intimidating, but beyond it lie the homes and gardens of the alternative and free-thinking residents.
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Royal & Historic Copenhagen

The royal and historic Copenhagen.

The Little Mermaid (Den Lille Havfrue)

The Little Mermaid has become Copenhagen's most recognizable symbol, and visiting to snap a quick shot is certainly worth the detour from the city's core. This commemoration of Andersen's genius is conveniently located right next to the historic fortress of Kastellet, so make sure to walk through the green star-shaped area on your way back.
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Danish Architecture Centre

Danish Architecture Centre (DAC) is Denmark’s leading exhibition venue for new architecture and urban development located in an old warehouse by the waterfront. DAC is offering changing exhibitions, talks, debates and cultural events. Enjoy lunch in the café and visit the bookshop with the finest selection of books on architecture and design.
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Copenhagen - Green & Bikes

Green areas and bikes in Copenhagen.

Statens Museum for Kunst (The National Gallery)

Statens Museum for Kunst, the Danish national gallery, is the only place in Denmark that features 700 years of Western art and cultural history under one roof. Consequently a visit to the museum means an artistic encounter between classical, modern and contemporary art, just as the museum building in itself represents a fusion of new and old. In addition to the permanent exhibition the museum is also highly capable of delivering temporary exhibitions of international quality and outlook.
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Paleis Christiansborg (Christiansborg Slot)

Whether you choose to go inside for the tour or opt for just walking around the area, this palace is worth a visit even if only to go up the tower to the observation deck and take in the panoramic view of the city. There is an elevator all the way to the top and admission to the deck is free.
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Guided Tours

Copenhagen is small enough for you to experience it by foot. But if you do not know where the good sights are then what good does it do? Luckily for you there are lots of great guided tours.
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Louisiana Museum Of Modern Art

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art is located 35 km north of Copenhagen with a panoramic view across the Øresund. The interaction between world class art, nature and architecture is unique, and Louisiana is often hailed as “probably the most beautiful museum in the world”. The collection includes significant chapters in 20th century art, and Louisiana is a dynamic framework for grand exhibitions, concerts, literature etc.
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The National museum - Who are the Danes?

Where can you learn about the history of the Danes from the first hunters of the Ice Age to the last hash stall from the ‘free state’ of Christiania? And where can you see one of the world’s biggest collections of exhibits from cultures all over the planet? At the National Museum, Denmark’s biggest museum, admission is free to all the exhibitions.
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Do & See

The Round Tower

"Observatory – Platform – Concert and Exhibition Hall The Round Tower is one of the best known and most popular structures in Denmark. It is the oldest functioning observatory in Europe, and the platform that runs around the Observatory on the top of the tower affords views over the old Latin Quarter of Copenhagen. The road leading to the top takes the form of a white-washed spiral walk, passing the old Library which is the forum of exhibitions and concerts. "
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Ripleys Attractions - Guinness World Record Museum

Visit our Ripley´s attractions in the heart of Copenhagen – Guinness World Record Museum. The 1,000 m2 attraction is filled with exciting records in sport, art, nature, science, fashion and music. Meet the world’s tallest man who measured 272 cm or the heaviest, see the sight of 1.382.101 dominoes topping over. The world of music featuring the king of pop Michael Jackson, and the world of fashion featuring Hollywood’s queen of dresses Marilyn Monroe - just some of the many attractions providing entertainment for all the family.
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Kunsthal Charlottenborg

Kunsthal Charlottenborg is the largest contemporary art venue in Copenhagen, presenting exhibitions by the most exciting artists from Denmark and around the world. You can also visit the great café with outdoor serving during summer and the bookshop – Motto Charlottenborg. Kunsthal Charlottenborg is situated on Nyhavn, next to the canal, just behind Kongens Nytorv.
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The Karen Blixen Museum

The Karen Blixen Museum is located in the charming old estate of Rungstedlund where the world famous author was born and lived most of her life. Experience the unique atmosphere of the very rooms where books such as Out of Africa and Seven Gothic Tales were written. The museum has a park and many special exhibitions and events. Relax in the cozy café.
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