Frederiksstaden Galleries, Copenhagen

Copenhagen has a vibrant art scene and is the perfect destination for art lovers. Copenhagen hosts one of the largest art fairs in the world, and there are plenty of art galleries in the city where you can admire Scandinavian minimalism and explore the creativity of local artists. Discover some of Copenhagen's best galleries on this tour of the the Frederiksstaden district.
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Frederiksstaden Galleries Map

Guide Name: Frederiksstaden Galleries
Guide Location: Denmark » Copenhagen (See other walking tours in Copenhagen)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.5 km
Author: EmmaS
Lisse Bruun Gallery

1) Lisse Bruun Gallery

Galleri Lisse Bruunis is a tiny modern art gallery hidden on Store Kongensgade Street. The gallery exhibits mostly abstract and figurative artwork, including paintings, sculptures and graphics. It is a very pleasant place to visit and boasts a minimalist decor and refreshing atmosphere.

Operation hours: Wednesday - Friday: 12 pm - 6 pm; Saturday: 11 am - 2...   view more
Gallery Christoffer Egelund

2) Gallery Christoffer Egelund

Galleri Christoffer Egelund is located at Bredgade 75. The gallery's purpose is to promote local and international contemporary art by innovative, young artists in particular. The gallery hosts temporary exhibits by unestablished artists, who typically experiment with various forms and media.

Operation hours: Monday - Friday: 11 am - 6 pm; Saturday: 12 pm - 4...   view more
Mikael Andersen Gallery

3) Mikael Andersen Gallery

Mikael Andersen Gallery, open for more than a decade, has witnessed the evolution of Danish contemporary art over the years. It is located near to Christoffer Egelund Gallery at Bredgade 63. This gallery specializes in modern and contemporary art and promotes young Danish and international artists.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Friday: 12 - 6 pm; Saturday: 11 am - 3...   view more
Heede & Moestrup Gallery

4) Heede & Moestrup Gallery

Heede & Moestrup Gallery is another fine gallery dedicated to the exhibition and development of modern art. It is a 4-story gallery that promotes both local and international artists, especially from the Cobra group. The gallery is located at Borgergade 17D and is considered one of the finest art spots in Copenhagen.

Operation hours: Thursday - Friday: 1 pm - 5 pm; Saturday: 10 am - 2 pm and by...   view more
Galerie Asbæk

5) Galerie Asbæk

In business for more than three decades, Asbæk Gallery is one of the most popular art spots in Copenhagen. The gallery has a fine reputation and hosts work by many famous artists. The gallery showcases artwork in fairs, festivals and at international exhibitions. The gallery focuses on artists from the 1980s and '90s.

Operation hours: Tuesday - Friday: 11 am - 6 pm; Saturday: 11 am - 4...   view more
Birch Gallery

6) Birch Gallery

Birch Gallery is one of the most well-known art galleries in Copenhagen and is the oldest gallery of modern art in Denmark. The gallery's founder, Børge Birch, has worked with many Cobra group artists and international names. Today, Birch Gallery houses important temporary exhibitions that can be visited Tuesday to Friday between 11:00 am - 5:00 pm and on Saturday between 11:00 am - 3:00...   view more

Walking Tours in Copenhagen, Denmark

Create Your Own Walk in Copenhagen

Create Your Own Walk in Copenhagen

Creating your own self-guided walk in Copenhagen is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Slotsholmen Walking Tour

Slotsholmen Walking Tour

Slotsholmen, translated as The Castle Islet, is an island in the harbour of Copenhagen. Recognized as the center of the Government of Denmark since the Middle Ages, the island is sometimes referred to as "the Island of Power". Take this tour to explore the Castle Islet with us.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.3 km
City Orientation Walking Tour

City Orientation Walking Tour

The Danish capital Copenhagen is a fairy tale of a city full of peculiarities. It sits comfortably on the islands of Zealand and Amager in a close vicinity to the southern Swedish city of Malmo to which it is connected by the Öresund Bridge. Copenhagen's historic center is a treasure trove of attractions, too many to be squeezed into a single city guide. To see the most colorful of them, you're invited to embark on this orientation walk and enjoy the blend of old and new in the streets of Copenhagen.

Tour Duration: 3 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.3 km
Nørreport Area Walking Tour

Nørreport Area Walking Tour

The Nørreport area is one of the most colorful and culturally vibrant districts of Copenhagen. It is a region that mixes the old and the new. It is a favorite area for local youth and a great place for a walk. Nørreport has many green spaces, art complexes and historic sites to visit. Discover all Nørreport has to offer on this walking tour.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.2 km
Indre By Souvenir Shops

Indre By Souvenir Shops

It would be a pity to leave Copenhagen without having explored its specialty shops and bringing home something truly original. We've compiled a list of gifts and souvenirs, which are unique to Copenhagen, that can be bought in shops around the Indre By (inner city).

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.0 km
Frederiksstaden Walking Tour

Frederiksstaden Walking Tour

The district of Frederiksstaden was constructed during the reign of Frederick V, hence the name. Today, it is considered to be one of the most important rococo complexes in Europe. The district is characterized by straight broad streets, lined by bourgeois houses, mansions and palaces. This tour guides you through the most important attractions of Frederiksstaden.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.9 km
Latin Quarter Walking Tour

Latin Quarter Walking Tour

The Latin Quarter is one of the most entertaining areas of Denmark's capital city. It is a young-spirited place, as the campus of Copenhagen University is located here. The Latin Quarter is well known for its hang-out spots, alternative shopping and 17th-century architecture. Discover the history and culture of the Latin Quarter on this self-guided tour.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.7 km

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