Get to know Danish architecture

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.

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Bjarke Ingels on his favorite spots in Copenhagen

Watch this video to find out which of Copenhagen's architectural and cultural sights are the favourites of Starchitect, Bjarke Ingels.

Architectural Copenhagen

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.

Frederiksborg Castle

12 royal architectural gems

See Denmark's best known and most dramatic castles and how to pay them a visit, including Frederiksborg and Amalienborg, home of Queen Margrethe.

Bornholm's Round Churches

The round churches of Bornholm

Both Baltic fortress and place of worship, Bornholm's round churches are fascinating windows back in time.

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Copenhagen's architecture

If you have an interest in architecture, you'll love Copenhagen; a mix of old-fashioned charm and iconic, modern buildings.

Arkitektur i Danmark

Starting Place: The Danish Architecture Centre

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.