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History museums in Copenhagen

Copenhagen oozes of history, with its cobblestone narrow streets, old timbered houses, ancient castles and palaces. Throughout the city, loads of museums specialize in the most important periods in Danish history, where you get to dive deep into the past. Here are the best of the bunch!

6 museums in 1 ticket at Parkmuseerne museum district
Arial shot of King's Garden and Rosenborg Castle in central Copenhagen.
Copenhagen's top museums
SMK Statens Museum for Kunst | Pr Photo
The Hammershøi effect
Hammershøi exhbitited at The Hirschsprung Collection in Copenhagen
Museums fit for a day trip
M/S Maritime Museum of Denmark in Elsinore, north of Copenhagen
Guide: The Vikings' Roskilde
Roskilde from the waterside
Arts, culture and Danish design
Fredericia Furniture