The Little Mermaid
At Langelinie Pier, visitors can find one of Copenhagen's most photographed tourist attractions: The sculpture of The Little Mermaid. The sculpture is made of bronze and granite and was inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale about a mermaid who gives up everything to be united with a young, handsome prince on land.
One of the oldest amusement parks in the world and a cultural wonderland right at the heart of Copenhagen.
Part of Tivoli Gardens' secret is that there is something for everyone. The scenery is beautiful with exotic architecture, historical buildings and lush gardens. At night, thousands of colored lights create a fairy tale atmosphere that is completely unique.
World famous brewery, where visitors can experience the wonderful world of beer and join the many events taking place throughout the year. At Visit Carlsberg, visitors can smell the ingredients, discover authentic architecture, taste world-famous Danish beer in many styles and get a feeling of what Carlsberg is all about.
Christiansborg Palace is home to the Danish Parliament and it holds unique stories from Copenhagen’s establishment and up until today. Christiansborg Palace is where the queen welcomes official guests, hosts royal banquets and the magnificent venue for lush events.
National Gallery of Denmark
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.
The gallery is especially famous for its beautiful collection of Danish Golden Age art, the country’s most comprehensive collection of Danish contemporary art, and one of the world’s best Matisse collections.
The Open Air Museum
The Open Air Museum, Frilandsmuseet, is one of the oldest and biggest open air museums in the world. Spread across 86 acres of land, the museum houses more than 50 farms, mills and houses from the period 1650-1940. The buildings were re-erected with gardens and surrounding landscape to give visitors an impression of the history and environments of the country life as it was.
With a unique location in Copenhagen’s historic centre, near tourist attractions, the harbor boats, design companies and galleries, Designmuseum Danmark is a working archive and the entrance to Denmark as a design destination. Here visitors get the chance to experience one of the world’s largest collections of Danish design, counting works by Finn Juhl, Arne Jacobsen, Poul Kjærholm, Verner Panton and Hans Wegner.
The famous Rosenborg Castle is located in central Copenhagen and is home to the crown jewels, the crowns and the coronation chairs. Here visitors can experience 400 years of royal history.
Among the main attractions is the Knights’ Hall with the coronation thrones and three life-size silver lions standing guard. Tapestries on the walls commemorate battles between Denmark and Sweden.
Guiness World Records Museum
The only Guiness World Records Museum in Europe, where visitors can learn about the most incredible world records from all over: The fastest, highest, strongest, spectacular milestones in human history, fantastic achievements, unique wonders of the animal kingdom and loads of bizarre and grotesque records, no one ever imagined existed.