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Designmuseum Danmark

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Address: Bredgade 68, Copenhagen 1260, Denmark
Phone Number: +45 33 18 56 56
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Tue 11:00 - 17:00
Wed 11:00 - 21:00
Thu - Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Interesting exhibitions

The museum has a mixture of exhibitions from furniture to clothes and modern day classic appliances.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 October 2016
Russ1470
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Nottingham
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Antwerp Province, Belgium
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15 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice museum with surprising collection , work was in progress during our visit, but anyhow worth the visit .

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're an architect / graphic designer / furniture designer / anyone who appreciates well crafted design then this is a place to go see whilst in Copenhagen. The museum mainly showcases Danish furniture designers through the last century. Amazing works and when I was there, there was a section dedicated to children's furniture, toys, playgrounds, and their development through... More 

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DesignmuseumDanmark, Communication at Designmuseum Danmark, responded to this review

Hi Chelsea Such a lovely review! Thank you very much for stopping by Designmuseum Danmark and writing this feedback afterwards. We are glad to hear, that you found the experience interesting and delightful! We hope to see you again some day :) Best regards Alastair, Designmuseum Danmark More 

Nottingham
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

The museum has a mixture of exhibitions from furniture to clothes and modern day classic appliances.

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Thank Russ1470
DesignmuseumDanmark, Communication at Designmuseum Danmark, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you very much for visiting the museum and rating us. We are very glad to hear, that you enjoyed our mixture of exhibtions. We hope to see you again soon :) Best regards Alastair, Designmuseum Danmark More 

Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The museum building itself is lovely – and in the summer you can stroll in the inner yard, which has a small, pretty garden. The museum has some special exhibitions (check their website for information) and a nice collection of design items (clothes and shoes included) from various decades. The museum café is also very nice, as well as the... More 

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DesignmuseumDanmark, Communication at Designmuseum Danmark, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you very much for this kind review! We are glad to hear, that you enjoyed your visit to Designmuseum Danmark! and yes, there is no entrance fee to our lovely café, shop or library. We hope that you will stop by the museum, next time you are in town :) Best regards Alastair, Designmuseum Danmark More 

London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

This beautiful museum has a fascinating journey of danish design on display. The porcelain (not really my style) was gripping. But the furniture and the utensils, the door handles, the spoons, the coffee pots, the frank geahry chair of cardboard.......all stunning to see and behold. The Danes really know how to,do,it and you have to appreciate the simplicity and elegance... More 

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Thank mrsP7741
DesignmuseumDanmark, Communication at Designmuseum Danmark, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you very much for this lovely review! We deeply appreciate you taking time to give us feedback and we are very happy to hear, that you found our exhibitions interesting and useful. We hope to see you again some day :) Best regards Alastair, Designmuseum Danmark More 

Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I was disappointed. The collection was a mess. Not in a good time frame and the information was very little. Especially at the design section. I've seen better collections and I would highly recommend tapholt museum in kolding.

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DesignmuseumDanmark, Communication at Designmuseum Danmark, responded to this review

Hi there! Thank you for visiting Designmuseum Danmark and taking your time to write us this review. We deeply appreciate your feedback, even though you didn't enjoy our museum. We are Denmarks largest museum for Danish and international design and a central exhibition forum for industrial design and applied arts in Scandinavia, so we are sorry to hear, that you... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We unintentionally visited this wonderful museum to shelter from the rain. It was a great find! If you are interested in Danish design classics this museum is for you. Think Arne Jacobsen. The artefacts section of the museum was really engaging and the whole family enjoyed it. The fashion and textiles section was less interesting. The cafe was also great.

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Thank Caroline M
DesignmuseumDanmark, Communications at Designmuseum Danmark, responded to this review

Dear Caroline We are always happy to shelter people from the rain :) Thank you very much for giving the museum a chance, even though it wasn't your plan, and for writing this kind review. We truly appreciate it! Hope to see you again one day :) Best regards Alastair, Designmuseum Danmark More 

Boise, Idaho
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Danish Design is very cool and if you don't get enough of it walking by display windows, come to the design museum. It has real WOW power. It is amazing to see all the ideas that originated here. The gift shop is my favorite place for souvenirs. There is also a delicious-looking cafe.

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DesignmuseumDanmark, Communications at Designmuseum Danmark, responded to this review

Hi there! Wow! Thank you very much for your kind words :) And for stopping by Designmuseum Danmark. We are happy to hear, that you enjoyed the visit. We hope to see you again one day :) Best regards Alastair, Designmuseum Danmark More 

Bognor Regis
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

This really demonstrates the effect Denmark (or more correctly Danes) has (have) had on the design of things in our life. So interesting.

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Thank Mike H
DesignmuseumDanmark, Communications at Designmuseum Danmark, responded to this review

Hi Mike! Thank you very much for visiting Designmuseum Danmark and writing this lovely review. We are happy to hear, that you found our exhibitions and the danish design culture interesting. We look forward to seeing you back here one day :) Best regards Alastair, Designmuseum Danmark More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

In just àn hour you Will have a view at the design of denmark. At this moment also in fashion items.

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DesignmuseumDanmark, Communication at Designmuseum Danmark, responded to this review

Hi Dick Thank you very much for stopping by and writing this kind review. We hope to see you again one day :) Best regards Alastair, Designmuseum Danmark More 

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Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its blend of charming old buildings and bold new architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which consists of three buildings, two of which are new and situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and venues of the inner city and its surrounding neighborhoods, are alive all year round with everything from jazz festivals to outdoor ice skating rinks and parachuting at the lakes right in the center of the city. This compact area boasts beautiful old castles, tranquil parks, and bustling squares where you can always find a bench to stretch out your legs whenever you need a break.
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