Amalienborg Slotsplads 5, 1257
+45 33 12 21 86
The home of the Danish Royal Family, Amalienborg Palace is all Rococo goodness.
Bredgade 68, 1260
+45 33 18 56 56
This is a must-do. Follow Danish design from the beginning of time through present day, including fashion. It’s a great first-stop for a crash course in what you’ll see for the rest of your trip.
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Gl Strandvej 13, 3050 Humlebæk
Located 35km from the city, this museum is well worth the trip. From Picasso to Giacometti, there are over 4000 pieces in the permanent collection, so make some time. And don’t miss a walk through the incredible Sculpture Park.
Dantes Plads 7, 1556
The personal collection of Carl Jacobsen, the son of the Carlsberg Brewery family, it’s primarily a sculpture museum (you can see Rodin’s The Kiss here) and the collection focuses mostly on Ancient Greek and Roman works as well as art from the Danish Golden Age.