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Danmarks Akvarium

Danmarks Akvarium
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Type of Attraction
Theme Parks, Zoos, Aquaria
Greater Copenhagen
Interests That Apply
Science, Photography, Outdoors
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Price: $15-$20
Is there parking?: Yes
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Mobility Assistance Available: Elevator
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
This is a good place to get: Snacks Lunch
Restrooms: Available
Baby Changing Facility: Yes
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Danmarks Akvarium

The Aquarium

Copenhagen's Largest Aquarium

Family Time

Address: Phone:
Kavalergården 1
Charlottenlund, 2920
+45 3962 3283
Fax: +45 3962 0416


Located north of the city and in the Charlottenlund forest near the palace, stands Denmark's Aquarium (Danmarks Akvarium). This medium-sized aquarium is home to over 285 species of fish and ocean life from all over the world, not just Denmark. Children can get an up-close and hands-on look at the fascinating creatures from the sea in one of the many touch pools. Popular species here include piranhas, small sharks, and sea turtles. There is a cafe at the aquarium that boasts a view of the surrounding forest and coastline.

Times & Dates

Open Hours: 10am-5pm daily, with seasonal variation - check website for current closing times
Visit Time: 30min-1hr
Average Wait Time: None
Notes: Feeding times are at 2pm, Wed; and 11:30am & 2pm, Sat-Sun.
Price: $15-$20


Indoor with climate control.

Age Recommendations/Requirements

Ages Admitted: Infants/Toddlers (0-3yrs), Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Ages that would most enjoy this attraction: Infants/Toddlers (0-3yrs), Children (4-8yrs), Pre-teen (9-12yrs), Teen, Adult, Senior
Groups that would most enjoy this attraction: Couples, Families, Friends, Groups, Solo Travelers


Nearest Train or Bus: Charlottenlund Station
Best Modes of Transportation: Automobile/Car Bus Train
Notes: Tale Bus 14 or 166 from the Copenhagen Main Railway Station to Charlottenlund Fort. S-train line C to Charlottenlund Station. The journey time is approximately 30 minutes.
Parking Availability: Yes
Average Price per Hour: Free

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