What looks like a colourful Greco-Roman mausoleum is in fact a museum dedicated to the works of illustrious Danish sculptor Bertel...
De Kongelige Repræsentationslokaler
The grandest part of Christiansborg is De Kongelige Repræsentationslokaler, an ornate Renaissance hall where the queen holds royal...
Slotsholmen is the seat of national government and a veritable repository of historical sites. Located on a small island and separated...
Cock's & Cows
When burger lust hits, satiate your urges at Cock's. In a setting best described as American diner meets Danish Modernist (picture red...
Christiansborg Slotskirke information
Tragedy struck CF Hansen’s austere, 19th-century neoclassical church on the day of the 1992 Copenhagen Carnival. A stray firework hit the scaffolding that had surrounded the church during a lengthy restoration and set the roof ablaze, destroying the dome. Miraculously, a remarkable frieze by Bertel Thorvaldsen that rings the ceiling just below the dome survived. The restorers went back to work and the church reopened in 1997.