Hans Christian Andersen Fairytale House

Hans Christian Andersen is probably the best known Dane ever. Get up close and personal with the famous and beloved poet and author of some of the most world-famous fairy tales.

Discover the fantastic world of Hans Christian Andersen, see how his childhood in Odense unfolded, his moving to Copenhagen where he spent much of his adolescence, and of course his many journeys which served as inspiration for his many fairy tales.

See the classics at the exhibitions with light and sound effects to make the world-renowned stories come to life.

The museum has different opening hours during Christmas and News Years. December 24-25, and 31the museum is open between 10:00-16:00. January 1 from 12:00-18:00.

Opening hours / Date

01/09/2019 - 31/05/2020 Monday - Thursday, Sunday 10:00 - 18:00
01/09/2019 - 31/05/2020 Friday, Saturday 10:00 - 20:00

Admission Price


60.00 DKK - 215.00 DKK

Child (4-11)

40.00 DKK - 130.00 DKK

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Rådhuspladsen 57
1550 København V


+45 33 32 31 31


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    • Copenhagen Card - free



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