Guide to winter break in Copenhagen 2017 | VisitCopenhagen

Winter break in Copenhagen

The winter break is a good time of the year for families with children to visit Copenhagen, just like it's traditionally a time with cool events for adults too.

The winter break 2017 in Copenhagen falls from 10 - 19 February, and during that time Copenhagen's museums and attractions offer lots of fun activities for children and their families.

48 hours in wheelchair accessible Copenhagen

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Photo: Jacob Schjørring & Simon Lau

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Blågårdsgade is one of the Nørrebro's cozy areas

Leading up to Blågårds square, this area of Nørrebro is becoming more and more popular. At the street Blågårdsgade, you will find everything from vegetarian cafés to wine bars and a music venue.

We also recommend our area guide to Nørrebro and our street guide to Elmegade.

Accessible Attractions in Greater Copenhagen

From world-renowned art museums, beautiful nature, maritime history, castles and palaces to UNESCO heritage sites. Greater Copenhagen has attractions and sights to suit every taste and interest. Here is a list of some of our recommended accessible attractions in Greater Copenhagen.

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Accessible Attractions in Copenhagen

From world-renowned art museums, historic museums, castles and palaces to parks, statues and adventures for kids. Copenhagen has attractions and sights to suit every taste and interest. Here is a list of our recommended attractions with good accessibility.

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There are always plenty of things to do in vibrant Nørrebro

The old working class district Nørrebro is buzzing of good atmosphere and soul. Pretty plants are growing up the walls of the colourful buildings, and the especially during the nights and on weekends a carefree spirit transcends streets outside the restaurants and bars. Do you wish to discover the local Nørrebro ambiance?

Tivoli | Photo Tivoli | Vesterbro | Attraction | Amusement park

See & do in Vesterbro

If you want cultural experiences, Vesterbro has a lot more to offer other than shopping and restaurants. We have handpicked our favorite attractions and activities in order for you to get the ultimate feeling of the unique atmosphere and history in Vesterbro.

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See and do in the city centre

The list of cultural and fun experiences in Copenhagen’s city centre is endless. We have picked the highlights for you – Big, small, well-known, unique and the classics.

Copenhagen Cooking 2015 cover photo.

Copenhagen Cooking events for visitors

Copenhagen Cooking is an annual food festival for everyone who loves food, and during 10 days in late August there are plenty of mouthwatering events perfectly suited for international tourists looking for gastronomic experiences out of the ordinary.  

Photo: Ty Stange

Strædet

Strædet in Copenhagen is a street known for its many design and retail shops. It is also full of pleasant cafes, where one can enjoy both food and beverages outside or inside. You can easily spend a day on Strædet - shop for your home or closet, find that perfect gift and enjoy a cold drink in the afternoon sun. Strædet stretches parallel to Strøget, from Højbro Square to Vester Voldgade, and is a pedestrian street.

Distortion | Photo: Shahab Mirsadri

The best festivals, street parties ands sport events this summer

Join the Copenhageners who after a long winter and spend the summer enjoying all the city's activities, events and festivals on the streets, squares, museums and parks all over the city.  

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24 hours in Copenhagen

PROGRAMME

MORNING - EXPLORE COPENHAGEN

Winter in Copenhagen. Photo Thomas Høyrup Christensen

Winter in Copenhagen

Polar winter at the Zoo

Zoo Copenhagen Photo Frank Rønholt

World Outgames 2009

Gay Copenhagen

LGBT CAFÉS AND RESTAURANTS

Oscar Bar Café - lunch and dinner served (+ evening deejays Fri-Sat)
Jailhouse CPH - soup restaurant

Jewish Museum

Jewish Heritage in Copenhagen

The history of the Jewish community in Denmark is an amazing story of creative brilliance and of dramatic rescue during World War II. Among the great Danes of Jewish descent are Nobel-winning physicist Niels Bohr and legendary architect Arne Jacobsen.

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Copenhagen on a Budget

ACCOMMODATION

Stay at one of CABINN's four central low-cost hotels or at the designer Generator Hostel.

Frederikssund Viking Play

Viking Heritage

ROSKILDE

One of Denmark’s oldest towns
The magnificent 14th-century Roskilde Cathedral is a pantheon to 20 Danish kings and 17 queens and enjoys UNESCO World Heritage patronage. Denmark’s Viking King Harald Bluetooth was laid to rest in Roskilde 1000 years ago.