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Hidden gems in Copenhagen

Shhhh! Don't tell anyone else about these secret places in Copenhagen! You’ve seen The Little Mermaid, spent an unforgettable night in Tivoli and had your picture taken with the royal guards at Amalienborg Palace. Now it’s time to explore the hidden gems of the city. With this guide to Copenhagen’s best-kept secrets, head off the beaten track and truly experience the heart of the city.

Royal Library Gardens

The Royal Library Garden

Tucked away in Christiansborg Palace, the home of the Danish Parliament, you’ll find The Royal Library Garden. This green oasis can be accessed through the gates on Parliament Square.

Design Museum

A quiet coffee

Behind Design Museum Danmark (Kunstindustrimuseet) on Bredgade, lies the fine Grønnegård yard. Here you can take a break from the sights and enjoy a cup of coffee at the Museum Café

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Green Copenhagen

A green and laid-back capital

Copenhagen is a really green city! It's been voted Europe's Green Capital for 2014 by the European Environment Commission. So this is one place you can visit and leave with a clean conscience, as well as a smile!