The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid in Copenhagen, Denmark

The Little Mermaid's life

The Little Mermaid, Copenhagen's iconic statue based on the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, celebrated 100 years of sitting on her rock in Copenhagen's harbour in 2013. Read her story here.


Copenhagen - the ultimate city break destination

Copenhagen is a cosy knot of winding streets easy to explore on foot or by bike - home of The Little Mermaid and Danish royalty.

Little Mermaid birthday photos

The Little Mermaid made a personal appearance in the following cities on her birthday, 23 August 2013: 


Amsterdam - Hamburg
Oslo - Stockholm - London
New York - Sydney - Delhi
Beijing & Shanghai - Tokyo
Rome - Paris