Tourist - Editorial
Munthe plus Simonsen
Treat yourself: shop in Copenhagen
The world’s oldest monarchy
The Royal Family residence
Denmark’s first people
Denmark’s Birth Certificate
National Museum (Nationalmuseet), Copenhagen
c. 12500 BC - The first hunters inhabit Danish lands.
3900 BC - Basic society built on agriculture and animal husbandry.
400-700 - Urbanisation begins.
866-867 - Viking conquest of York, which becomes the Viking capital of England.
Row in a Viking longboat
Museums and Science Centres through children’s eyes
If you and your family love the thrill of a terrifying experience, this spooky list of Denmark’s most haunted and most hideous places is just for you. Please note Visit Denmark takes no responsibility for misbehaving ghosts.
Space for everyone
The world’s most-visited seasonal theme park
The whole country at your feet
Built for bike lanes
Copenhagen is covered by 350km of cycle paths and lanes which are raised from the road and really safe to cycle on. Some city junctions even have flashing lights when cyclists approach to warn drivers before they turn.