Nyhavn | Photo: Jacob Schjoerring & Simon Lau

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.

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.

Frederikssund Viking Play

Viking Heritage


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.