The cultural and historical highlights of Copenhagen
Avenue Hotel is centrally located in the heart of Copenhagen, meaning that you’re within bicycle distance to most of the interesting sights, the historic city centre and the cultural high-lights.
We recommend that you take time out to visit the below museums and sights:
Cultural highlights in Copenhagen
To get an overview of Danish art through the centuries head to the The National Gallery of Denmark, which houses a vast permanent collection of Danish and international art as well as interesting contemporary exhibitions, and Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, which combines ancient and modern art.
For a more commercial take on the Danish art scene, stroll down Bredgade with its international level art galleries, like Mikael Andersen, Asbæk and Martin Asbæk Gallery, yes, they are family-related, as well as Design Museum Danmark, which features some of the best Danish design.
If you need to rest your legs the café at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek serves brilliant cakes and Design Museum Danmark a tasty lunch.
Historical highlights in Copenhagen
The entire city centre of Copenhagen oozes of history with the narrow streets and the centuries-old houses. Stroll around the city centre to enjoy historical buildings like The Round Tower, Rosenborg Castle, Christiansborg Palace, which houses the parliament, and Amalienborg Palace, the residence of the royal family.
Worth the journey
The less touristy Copenhagen
For the less touristy version of Copenhagen, please check out our proposals for ‘side trips’.