Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, photo Poul Buchard

Cool art museums in Copenhagen

Copenhagen is a great city for art lovers. Copenhagen is home to internationally acknowledged art museums attracting artist from all over the world.

Situated in scenic surroundings Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, a little North of Copenhagen, and ARKEN Museum of Modern Art, a little south of Copenhagen, are both havens for lovers of modern and contemporary art. Whereas The Danish National Gallery in central Copenhagen houses temporary exhibitions as well as three permanent collections of paintings and sculptures, graphic art and plaster casts. Below is the very best.

We also recommend our guides to art galleries, historic museums and design & architecture exhibitions.