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Thorvaldsens Museum

Bertel Thorvaldsens Plads 2, Copenhagen 1213, Denmark
+45 33 32 15 32
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Bertel Thorvaldsens Plads 2, Copenhagen 1213, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazingly many locals didn't seem to have visited this museum - the first public museum in Denmark. Well worth a visit to see the prolific and sensitive work of this Danish artist - who gained international fame during his 40 years in Italy. Start with...More

Thank CaliforniaMarie
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Thorvaldsen Museum devoted perhaps to the most famous Danish sculptor, is certainly one of the most interesting museums in Copenhagen. It is located next to Christianborg. It is must for all lovers and connoisseurs of classical sculpture. After all, Thorvaldsen was one of the...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a Saturday, there was an antique fair in the square next to the museum. The museum has a coat and bag check with free (as far as I could tell) lockers. There are three floors of scultures and works. Some were large, some same,...More

Thank jim t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must see, perfect for a visit on a cold or rainy day as the extensive collection will keep you busy and amuse with the sculptures

1  Thank javierx46
ThorvaldsensMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Thorvaldsens Museum, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review :-)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Danish neoclassicistic sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen (1770–1844) lived and worked in Rome for most of his life, returning to Denmark towards the end of his life and, on his death, left all his collections to the Danish nation. These are now housed next to Christiansborg...More

Thank Ian C
ThorvaldsensMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Thorvaldsens Museum, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review and your description of the museum :-)

Reviewed 20 April 2017

Visited using the Copenhagen card. So much to see and it would take all week to see everything. Superb sculptures and audio guide. Staff pleasant and helpful. Wonderful visit.

1  Thank Cairo27
ThorvaldsensMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Thorvaldsens Museum, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review :-) We will forward your nice words to our colleagues.

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Prior to being in this Museum I was not fully aware of the accomplishments of Bertel Thorvaldsens. Are we glad to be here on this cool sunny morning at 10:00 a.m. with Simpson-like clouds! We actually were in this awesome space until 11:37 a.m. No...More

Thank Sequoia R
ThorvaldsensMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Thorvaldsens Museum, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review :-) And for your wonderful comments on Thorvaldsen and the museum. We are so happy to read about your experience. Have a great day!

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The museum one must see in Copenhagen. Thorvaldsen museum is decorated from floor to cieling and each room offers various geometrical riddles which made to be very interesting to see. Inside are the work displayed and extensive collections of comtemporary and graphic art of the...More

Thank Joshua F
ThorvaldsensMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Thorvaldsens Museum, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review :-) We are happy, that you enjoyed the museum.

Reviewed 15 April 2017

An incredible collection of sculpture, and completely remarkable that it is the work of one man. Thoughtfully laid out in an equally beautiful building. Well worth a visit (and it's free on Wednesdays)

Thank Beebeez76
ThorvaldsensMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Thorvaldsens Museum, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review of the museum :-)

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I honestly didn't expect to love this place so much. I love classical antiquities and I fell in love with the artist's interpretation of my favourite mythological stories :) but what really made this museum was the amazing architecture of the place itself. The colors...More

Thank Publius_Ovidius
ThorvaldsensMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Thorvaldsens Museum, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review :-) We are so happy you enjoyed the museum.

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Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its
blend of charming old buildings and bold new
architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well
as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner
city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which
consists of three buildings, two of which are new and
situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and
venues of the inner city and its surrounding
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marvin888
how to get there by train and bus?
15 April 2017|
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Response from ThorvaldsensMuseum | Property representative |
Thank you for your question - we apologize our late reply. You can reach the museum by train to Copenhagen Central St. or Nørreport St. By metro to Nørreport St. and Kongens Nytorv and by bus with lines 1A, 2A, 9A, 26 and 40.
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marvin888
How to get there via train?
15 April 2017|
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Response from ThorvaldsensMuseum | Property representative |
Thank you for your question - we apologize our late reply. You can reach the museum by train to Copenhagen Central St. or Nørreport St. and then walk a 10 minutes walk to the museum.
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