Containing impressive displays of both foreign and Danish art across the centuries, National Gallery of Denmark will transport you through the major periods of Denmark's art history, ranging from Medieval to Renaissance to contemporary. The gallery is home to more than 9,000 paintings and sculptures, plus 300,000 works of art created on paper. Early exhibits includes works by Titian and Rembrandt. Modern exhibits include works by Picasso and Matisse. Entry is free for the permanent collections of Danish and Nordic art, European art, Danish and international art, and French art. Check the website for more information about the guided tours, workshops, performances, and concerts that also take place here. Lockers and strollers are available at no charge. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Copenhagen holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the National Gallery of Denmark and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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Love the permanete collection. The modern art didn’t impress me especially the 1970 -2000 art that is little harsh for my taste. more »
I always try to visit "National Galleries" when I travel in Europe. The one here in Copenhagen is not to be missed. It is the largest art gallery in Denmark. When you arrive, realize that you will be.... more »
Nice gallery and awesome Kafeteria.
A perfect mix of art from pre and post 1900. They actually made the permanent collections more interesting by inserting snippets of information about how different pandemics have affected the world and how they were depicted in these pantings. Nice job!
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