Museums & Monuments
The Little Mermaid
Denmarks most famous and popular tourist attraction, unveiled in 1913 as a gift from Carl Jacobsen, founder of Carlsberg Breweries. Accessible through canal, cycling and city tours on the waterfront at Langelinie Harbourfront Promenade, Copenhagen.
Scandinavias largest renaissance castle and home of the museum of national history, with portraits, furniture and decorative art. With landscaped gardens and surrounded by the castle lake. Open daily in the north of Copenhagen at 3400 Hilleroed.
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Located 25 mi. North of Cph. 6-10 temporary exhibits a year, a collection of 3000 works dating from 1945 onwards ( Picasso, Giacometti, Warhol, Henry Moore a.o.). Cafe with panoramic view of Oresund, Design Shop and Childrens’ Wing.
Karen Blixen Museum
The house where Karen Blixen was born and where she died after 17 years in Africa. Attractions include a documentary exhibition about her life and work and a gallery of her drawings and paintings. Rungsted Strandvej 111, 2960 Rungsted Kyst.