House of designer Finn Juhl, photo Anders Sune Berg

Design and architecture activities

Danes excel in design, and Copenhagen offers everything from furniture and textile design to design museums and showrooms as well as design events. Experience design history and design exhibitions at Designmuseum Danmark and catch up on current architectural trends and architecture history at Danish Architecture Centre. Every second year Copenhagen also hosts the design award show INDEX: Design to Improve Life.

Do you know the feeling, that you saw something you liked in a museum, and now you regret that you did not buy it? Fret not, CultureNordic is an online gift shop, featuring the very best of Nordic design from Scandinavia’s leading museums and cultural institutions.

We also recommend our guides to top 10 Danish design shops and Copenhagen's major architecture masterpieces .

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