V1 Gallery

Vesterbro & Frederiksberg

Part of the Kødbyen (Vesterbro's 'Meatpacking District'), V1 is one of Copenhagen's most progressive art galleries. Cast your eye on fresh work from emerging and established local and foreign artists. Some of the world's hottest names in street and graffiti art have exhibited here, from Britain's Banksy to the USA's Todd James and Lydia Fong (aka Barry McGee).

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Vesterbro & Frederiksberg attractions

1. Fotografisk Center

0.07 MILES

Hidden away in a warehouse in the 'brown-brick' section of the Meatpacking District, the Fotografisk Center serves up rotating exhibitions of contemporary…

2. Shooting Range Wall

0.33 MILES

In a cul-de-sac off Istedgade is this imposing red-brick wall, its gate leading to the delightful Skydebanehaven (Shooting Range Gardens). While it might…

3. Cykelslangen

0.45 MILES

Two of the Danes greatest passions – design and cycling – meet in spectacular fashion with Cykelslangen, or Cycle Snake. Designed by local architects…

4. Tycho Brahe Planetarium


Explore the heavens at Copenhagen's planetarium, with its state-of-the-art equipment capable of projecting more than 7500 stars, planets and galaxies in…

5. Tivoli Gardens


Dating from 1843, tasteful Tivoli wins fans with its dreamy whirl of amusement rides, twinkling pavilions, carnival games and open-air stage shows…

6. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek

0.56 MILES

Fin de siècle architecture meets with an eclectic mix of art at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. The collection is divided into two parts: Northern Europe's…

7. Rådhus Courtyard

0.63 MILES

Influenced by the architecture of northern Italy, City Hall's courtyard features a central fountain.

8. Rådhus Tower

0.64 MILES

You can climb the 105m city hall tower for a commanding view of Tivoli Gardens and the city centre.