Historical knowledge


In Peoples of the Earth at the National Museum you can experience the exhibitions of objects from Central Asia, India, Indonesia, China, Japan and the Ottoman Empire, about the Mongols and the world religions of Buddhism, Hinduism and Islam.

In Ethnographical Treasure Rooms at the National Museum you can see supplementary exhibitions of objects from China, Japan and Korea. You can also get a sense of “Buddha’s World”.


Read about Tranquebar – or Tharangampadi – a village on the coast of Coromandel in south India with an intriguing intercultural history and Danish connections

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