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National Gallery of Denmark

Soelvgade 48/50, Copenhagen 1307, Denmark
+45 33 74 84 94
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The National Gallery of Denmark is a living museum - located in Copenhagen - with a unique collection of Danish and international art. It is the only museum in Denmark where you can enjoy a tour of 700 years of art history and also experience the nation's largest collection of Danish art from the eighteenth century to today's cutting-edge contemporary art. The museum provides guided tours, workshops for children, live performances, concerts and much more. When you purchase a one-day ticket, you get unlimited access to all permanent displays, special exhibitions, the Bookshop, the Café. Visiting the Children's Workshop will cost an additional fee of DKK 30. Adults: DKK 110 Under 30: DKK 85 Under 18: Free 1 adult + 1 child: DKK 90 Annual pass holders: Free Groups (10+): DKK 100 per person
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Soelvgade 48/50, Copenhagen 1307, Denmark
Inner Oesterbro
+45 33 74 84 94
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Reviewed yesterday

This National Gallery of Denmark features outstanding collections of Danish and international art from the past seven centuries. It is located near the Rosenborg Castle. We saw here the works of great masters of art history and also the contemporary artists and just currently rising...More

Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 2 days ago

The National Gallery of Denmark contains mainly artwork from the medieval period with a special focus on Danish art. The artwork are often hyper realistic, reflecting the moods of the people of that period. There was also during my visit an open forum involving some...More

Thank BENLEE123
Reviewed 2 days ago

Whilst in Copenhagen you have to visit one of it's many museums. Unlike London, there is a price to visit the museum. You get a little generic clip to wear so that the staff knows you've purchased your ticket. The other thing different about these...More

Thank HenriRoe
Reviewed 1 week ago

National Gallery is quite well organised, has a good selection of art collections on display, plenty to see.

Thank Ana F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Free and worth a visit for an hour or so. Both interesting modern art and classic paintings e.g. Picasso.

Thank Toby N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a gallery...some of the displays were being maintained when I was there, so didn't see it all. There is a nice green space behind it you can walk around if your preference is to be outside.

Thank karenw752015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I make a point to visit national art galleries when traveling and glad we were able to visit. Also disappointed that the Scandinavian gallery was closed, but still had plenty to see. I enjoyed seeing the Munch pieces along with other artists - helped to...More

Thank happytraveler193
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a nice gallery.....they have a very good nordic collection......some nice French work,very nice european pictures from 1500-1900.....and an interesting collection of modern art

Thank Mathew M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately much of the Gallery's Scandinavian collection was not on display which is the reason we went. But there were enough pieces to make it worthwhile. The Gallery has a number of Matisse pieces - worth seeing. Great cafe but they ran out of food...More

Thank Gregory D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was such a great opportunity to see the art works of the 'masters'. The quantity and quality of Rembrandt's paintings were exceptional. There are explanations of the paintings in English which was much appreciated. It's an easy museum to get around for those with...More

Thank Margaret H
Inner Oesterbro
Home to the largest number of embassies in Copenhagen,
Inner Oesterbro has Østerbrogade and Nordre
Frihavnsgade streets where shopping for clothes and
modern Danish design is a must, particularly if you're
not on at budget. There exists a great array of cafés
and restaurants, from the reasonably priced to pricier
Michelin ones. Fælledparken, one of the largest
recreational areas in Denmark, is a park home to the
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Response from Splixa | Reviewed this property |
no, now you have to pay for the entrance
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