Take a trip through thousands of years of architectural history in Denmark. From Viking longhouses to award-winning modern buildings like the Danish Maritime Museum, designed by starchitect Bjarke Ingels, Denmark is packed full of interesting and unique building design from across the ages. Danish architects like Arne Jacobsen and Jørn Utzon, designer of the Sydney Opera House, have left impressive marks on architecture in Denmark and abroad. Read on to find out which buildings you shouldn't miss in Denmark and how to put together your own architecture tour.
Denmark is an architectural hot spot, and this is evident wherever you look in the capital Copenhagen. New and old, medieval and modern, it all comes together in Copenhagen.
See Denmark's best known and most dramatic castles and how to pay them a visit, including Frederiksborg and Amalienborg, home of Queen Margrethe.
Both Baltic fortress and place of worship, Bornholm's round churches are fascinating windows back in time.
If you have an interest in architecture, you'll love Copenhagen; a mix of old-fashioned charm and iconic, modern buildings.
DAC is the main exhibition space in Denmark for architecture. You can experience a broad range of exhibitions and join one of their many architecture tours through Copenhagen.