National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen

4.2
#2 of 259 in Shopping in Denmark
Containing impressive displays of both foreign and Danish art across the centuries, National Gallery of Denmark will transport you through the major periods of Denmark's art history, ranging from Medieval to Renaissance to contemporary. The gallery is home to more than 9,000 paintings and sculptures, plus 300,000 works of art created on paper. Early exhibits includes works by Titian and Rembrandt. Modern exhibits include works by Picasso and Matisse. Entry is free for the permanent collections of Danish and Nordic art, European art, Danish and international art, and French art. Check the website for more information about the guided tours, workshops, performances, and concerts that also take place here. Lockers and strollers are available at no charge. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Copenhagen holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the National Gallery of Denmark and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
Create an itinerary including National Gallery of Denmark
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
National Gallery of Denmark Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
1,195 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Galleries aren't always my favourite place to visit, I prefer museums, but this was a nice gallery. It covers a range of art (not just paintings) and a range of decades. Definitely worth a visit if yo...  more »
  • Always like to visit art galleries in major cities. We started with a light lunch in the cafeteria. Art galleries all seem to have good food and this was very nice. The two main collections were Danis...  more »
  • Build a plan

    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it

    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package

    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!

    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance

Popular things to do in Copenhagen

View all >
4.2
Duration: 8​h
4.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.5
Duration: 2​h
4.3
Duration: 2​h

Kid-friendly things to do in Copenhagen

View all >
4.3
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.0
Duration: 3​h
4.4
Duration: 1​h

Hidden gems in Copenhagen

4.1
Duration: 1​h
4.3
Duration: 1​h
4.3
Duration: 1​h
4.6
Duration: 2​h

Shopping in Copenhagen

View all >
4.5
Duration: 1​h
4.0
Duration: 1​h
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
3.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min

Nearby attractions in Copenhagen

4.9
Duration: 3​h
3.6
Duration: 4​h
1.8
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 3​h
4.7
Duration: 1​h
4.8
Duration: 3​h

Plans to National Gallery of Denmark by other users

View more plans