6 Early Amusement Parks
Local fairs and carnivals have been around since the Middle Ages, but modern amusement parks can trace their roots to the 19th century, when so-called “pleasure gardens” and “trolley parks” first flou...
A self-guided tour of Copenhagen
Okay, so we’ve seen the statue of Hans Christian Andersen, the Danish author who is mainly famous for his fairy tales, like “The little mermaid”, “Thumbelina” or “The emperor’s new clothes”, for insta...
Copenhagen Canal Cruise
A Copenhagen Canal Cruise is a great way to do some sightseeing in the Danish capital.
Copenhagen Guide: City Sights
Essential city sights to take in as part of a visit to Copenhagen.
Parks and open spaces in Copenhagen
Copenhagen is a green city well endowed with open spaces. It has an extensive and well-distributed system of parks that act as venues for a wide array of events and urban life. As a supplement to the ...
Parks and open spaces in Copenhagen - Wikipedia
Pantomimeteatret
The Pantomime Theatre (Danish: Pantomimeteateret) is an open-air theatre located in the Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen, Denmark. As indicated by the name, it is primarily used for pantomime theatre ...
Pantomimeteatret - Wikipedia
Great Synagogue (Copenhagen)
The Great Synagogue is the main synagogue of the Jewish community in Copenhagen, Denmark. The synagogue is defined by its unique architecture around the Ark of the Law. During the first half of the 19...
Great Synagogue (Copenhagen) - Wikipedia
6 Early Amusement Parks
Local fairs and carnivals have been around since the Middle Ages, but modern amusement parks can trace their roots to the 19th century, when so-called “pleasure gardens” and “trolley parks” first flou...
Flakfortet
Flakfortet, meaning sand-shoal fortress, is a sea fort located on the artificially built island of Saltholmreb, in the Øresund between Copenhagen and Saltholm. The island and fort are simply known as ...
Flakfortet - Wikipedia
Fortifications of Copenhagen (17th century)
The fortifications of Copenhagen underwent a comprehensive modernization and expansion in the 17th century. The project was commenced and was largely the masterplan of Christian IV in the early 17th c...
Fortifications of Copenhagen (17th century) - Wikipedia
Copenhagen Jazz Festival
Copenhagen Jazz Festival is an annual Jazz event, taking place in Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark, each July. Copenhagen Jazz Festival was established as a festival in 1979, but already from 1964 T...
Copenhagen Jazz Festival - Wikipedia
Børsen
Børsen (English: The Stock Exchange) is a building on Slotsholmen in central Copenhagen, Denmark. It was built by Christian IV in 1619–1640 and is the oldest stock exchange in Denmark. It is known esp...
Børsen - Wikipedia
Strøget
Strøget ([ˈsd̥ʁʌˀð]) is a pedestrian, car free shopping area in Copenhagen, Denmark. This popular tourist attraction in the centre of town is one of the longest pedestrian shopping streets in Europe a...
Strøget - Wikipedia
Christiansborg Slotsplads
Christiansborg Slotsplads (English: Christiansborg Palace Square) is a public square on the island of Slotsholmen in the centre of Copenhagen, Denmark. It is located in front of Christiansborg Pal...
Christiansborg Slotsplads - Wikipedia
Assistens Cemetery (Copenhagen)
Assistens Cemetery (Danish: Assistens Kirkegård) in Copenhagen, Denmark, is the burial site of a large number of Danish notables as well as an important greenspace in the Nørrebro district. Inaugurate...
Assistens Cemetery (Copenhagen) - Wikipedia
Christiansborg Palace
Christiansborg Palace or Christiansborg Castle (Danish: Christiansborg Slot; [krɪsdjænsˈbɔːɐ̯ˀ]), on the islet of Slotsholmen in central Copenhagen, is the seat of the Danish Parliament (Folketing...
Christiansborg Palace - Wikipedia
Amagertorv
Amagertorv (English: Amager Square), today part of the Strøget pedestrian zone, is often described as the most central square in central Copenhagen, Denmark. Second only to Gammeltorv, it is also on...
Amagertorv - Wikipedia
Copenhagen Carnival
Copenhagen Carnival is an annual carnival event taking place in Fælledparken and on the streets of Copenhagen, Denmark for three days (Friday-Sunday) during the Whitsun Holiday.Over the years it has d...
Copenhagen Carnival - Wikipedia
List of public art in Rosenborg Castle Gardens
This is a list of public art in Rosenborg Castle Gardens in Copenhagen, Denmark.
List of public art in Rosenborg Castle Gardens - Wikipedia
Holmens Cemetery
Holmens Cemetery (Danish: Holmens Kirkegård) is the oldest cemetery still in use in Copenhagen, Denmark. It was first located next to the naval Church of Holmen in the city centre but relocated to its...
Holmens Cemetery - Wikipedia