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Museum of Copenhagen

Museum of Copenhagen
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Type of Attraction
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Local Culture, History, Architecture
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Price: $0-$5
Free admission every Friday.
Is there parking?: No
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Mobility Obstacles: Stairs
Mobility Assistance Available: Elevator
Notes: More than 3/4 of the museum is accessible by wheelchair; access with a 3-wheeled chair is not possible, however.
Water/Drinks: Available at attraction or nearby.
This is a good place to get: Snacks Dinner Lunch Breakfast
Restrooms: Available
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Museum of Copenhagen

History of the City

Off The Beaten Path Must See

Address: Phone:
Vesterbrogade 59
Copenhagen, 1620
+45 3321 0772
Fax: +45 3325 0772


Københavns Bymuseum is located near Vesterbro Torv in the Kongelige Skydeselskab building, dating from 1797. This museum gives you an opportunity to learn about the history of Copenhagen and see how the city has developed through the centuries. The history of Copenhagen is told through sounds and visuals in an interesting film on the city.

Times & Dates

Open Hours: 10am-5pm daily
Visit Time: 1hr-2hr
Average Wait Time: 0-15min
Price: $0-$5
Price Notes: Free admission every Friday.
Discounts Available: Under 18 free


Indoor with no 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: Adult, Senior
Groups that would most enjoy this attraction: Couples, Friends, Groups, Solo Travelers


Nearest Train or Bus: Hovedbanegården
Best Modes of Transportation: Bus Walking
Notes: Take Bus 26 from the Copenhagen Main Railway Station; it's about 15 minutes from the Main Station.
Parking Availability: No

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