National Museum of Denmark, Copenhagen

4.4
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Travel through 14,000 years of history at National Museum of Denmark, which narrates the stories of the many different cultures that once thrived in this and other parts of the world. The museum's eclectic collection includes everything from Viking coins and Bronze Age coffins to Egyptian mummies and African masks. Offering a kind of crash course in Danish culture, the museum stores a vast collection of prehistoric archeological treasures unearthed from Denmark's soil over the last few centuries. The easiest way to see the most representative exhibits quickly is by guided tour. Stop by the information desk at the entrance to sign up for one, or visit the website for downloadable guides and leaflets. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to National Museum of Denmark and many more Copenhagen attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Copenhagen attractions planner .
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  • Well-maintained and well-maintained museum structure that is worth the visit. Free and easily available wardrobe cabinets, exhibitions and exhibitions with Danish and English captions, well presented and easy to follow. Interesting section dedicated to the history of the country from the 1600s to the present day. The section dedicated to the Vikings is very interesting. About 15 euros the entrance price. To give us at least 4 hours.
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  • Wonderful collection from around the world. I learned new things about Vikings and Ghengis Khan. Saw great examples of art from areas of Asia, from Egypt, Greece, Africa, Native Americans, etc., as we...  more »
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  • Nice museum in the center of the city. On the three main floors you can see the history of Denmark. There are also several side-exhibitions which I did not see. There are many items on display but also a lot of text and graphics to give the contexts. Some movies throughout the some short movies throughout the museums complement the experience. They would improve a bit the number of maps and info graphs as well as the interactive elements which are almost completely missing. At the entrance there is a small coffee place with cookies and on the second floor there is restaurant.
  • A very interesting place. Highly recommend for children. It is informative and kids enjoy it. It has a lot of different areas which it covers and the artifacts are well kept. I am so glad that my kids enjoyed it throughly and their excitement will last for long.
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