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.

Come and be charmed by Copenhagen - home of The Little Mermaid and Danish royalty. The centre is a cosy knot of winding streets and old buildings, so you can easily explore on foot or by bike.

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