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Opening Hours

The museum is open every day 9:00-18:00. Thursday 9:00-21:00

The new Museum of Copenhagen – For City Lovers

What kind of city is Copenhagen, and who are the Copenhageners?

Copenhagen 2021 at the Museum of Copenhagen

Throughout August the museum dive into stories about queer life in the Danish capital through the history. 12th-22nd August

Drawing a City - The Museum of Copenhagen's present special exhibition

Experience the new exhibition about the architect's Copenhagen will open to the public. Experience "Drawing a City". Until November 14th
Billede af bygningen Stormgade 18

Purpose and history

The Museum of Copenhagen wishes to kindle a desire for knowledge of the city, its past, present and future.


The Museum of Copenhagen is responsible for advising on matters concerning the preservation of the city's buildings.
Arkæologer på arbejde på Vester Voldgade


The Museum of Copenhagen is responsible for archaeology in Copenhagen and Frederiksberg municipalities.

Remember a corona pass, when you come to visit

A corona pass is required when you visit the museum.

Urban Encounters

A research and dissemination project about cultural encounters and urban development in Medieval and Early Modern Scandinavia