Guided Tours

Meet The Danes

July: daily at 11 and 14.15 (including Monday)
August - September: Saturday - Sunday at 10.30, 12 and 13.30
October - December: Saturday - Sunday at 10.30 and 13.30

Discover what hygge, welfare and freethinking liberalism mean to the Danes

Find out about the Danes and the values they stand for. Meet one of the first mothers from Denmark's Stone Age and the first gay couple in history to have a civil partnership. You will also find out what hygge is all about, Danish welfare and the famous Danish freethinking liberalism. You will see highlights from the history of Denmark, and you will also discover whether the "the world’s happiest people" really are as happy as it is said...


Highlights Tour

June: Tuesday - Sunday at 11 and 13
July - August: Daily at 11 and 14.15 (including Monday)

September - October: Saturday - Sunday at 11

Experience the greatest treasures from Danish history on this guided tour. 
The tour is included in the entrance and can be booked at the museum's Info-desk upon arrival.

Visit the Victorian Home

Saturdays at 2 p.m. from June to September.

Experience the Victorian Home - a hidden gem in Copenhagen close to the National Museum.
Read more about guided tours in the Victorian Home.

Price: 50 DKK.

Tickets are for sale at the information desk, located at the National Museum's entrance.

Custom guided tours

Companies and private groups can book a guided tour at the National Museum. We can tailor a guided tour to suit your own wishes. A guided tour takes approximately 45 minutes and can take 28 people.

Important: Guided tours for companies and private groups must be booked at least a week in advance.

Price: 800 DKK on weekdays.*

*We reserve the right to charge you an additional 150 DKK if:
- you want a guided tour in English.
- you want a guided tour on weekends or during holidays.

Guided tours can be arranged outside opening hours, but an additional charge of 1200 DKK will be charged to you.

Booking office information:
Phone: (+45) 41 20 60 66 / E-mail:

We always welcome your call should you need any help or advice.

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