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H.C. Andersen Statue

Raadhuspladsen 1, Copenhagen 1550, Denmark
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Raadhuspladsen 1, Copenhagen 1550, Denmark
Inner Vesterbro
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Reviewed 4 days ago

It's a statue of Denmarks world famous author. While the little mermaid is about the height of your knees, you will only reach to the knees of the author who wrote her story. It's convenient located on city hall square, which you'll pass when walking...More

Thank Hjortholt
Reviewed 1 week ago

You will see this if you go to City Hall Square- on corner across from entrance to Tivoli. Good place to get a picture of yourself with Hans.

Thank jatogr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not really sure what else to say. It's a statue of Hans Christian Andersen. It is right outside the museum so it's a nice little stop.

1  Thank MrBrazil85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The statue of H.C. Andersen is on H.C. Anderson Blvd., right in front of Tivoli Gardens. We almost missed it since we were so interested in getting to Tivoli for dinner the the mime show at the little theater. While not as famous as the...More

Thank Jody1975
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whimsical statue of Hans Christian Andersen gazing at Tivoli, the amusement park that inspired some of his stories.

Thank 9aa4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located on an avenue bearing his name across from Tivoli Gardens (he is looking across the street at it). This is large statue of Hans in his finest with a cane for good measure. A photo op at best.

Thank dsj5777
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This is nice to visit. This is located near Tivoli side entrance Worth a visit if in the area as located on pavement

Thank picassotriggerfish
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I like Hans Christian Andersen but there does not seem to be anything tourist worthy about this statue. A lot of people were climbing up to sit on his lap but other than that, it is just walk by and take a picture.

Thank solomon5
Reviewed 17 March 2017

across the road from tivoli gardens, a great monument to a great story teller, and is free to look at

Thank sadams22016
Reviewed 22 February 2017

walked past a few times as at the side of the town hall, not near the lights/crossing to see it straight away, shame he's been graffiti on, should have a sign for the hans museum there aswell as couldn't find that either

Thank michellefisher2002
Inner Vesterbro
This neighbourhood is home to Tivoli Gardens, a world
famous amusement park and beautiful garden always
worth a visit. Just west of Tivoli, you’ll find
Copenhagen Central Station, from where you can reach
just about every part of Denmark within 5 or 6 hours,
or you can reach Copenhagen Airport in less than 15
minutes. Next to the Central Station, you’re in the
middle of “old” Vesterbro, where several cultures and
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