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Copenhagen Central Library

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Indre By (Inner City)
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Address: Krystalgade 15, Copenhagen, Denmark
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Superb architecture, wonderful collection of rare books and priceless documents

The beautiful Black Diamond building is certainly worth a visit, with its impressive modern architecture and innovative interior design. Particularly noteworthy is the rare books... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 26, 2015
Tel Aviv, Israel
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The beautiful Black Diamond building is certainly worth a visit, with its impressive modern architecture and innovative interior design. Particularly noteworthy is the rare books and documents section, which houses fascinating editions of ancient tomes as well as letters by famous writers and philosophers. Could have spent hours there! The old library building is also interesting. Would have appreciated better... More 

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Walnut, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Beautiful modern interior design at a great harbor-front location, this sight is worth a stop especially if you need a little rest break for snacks, drinks, rest-rooms, free internet, general information or a quiet water-front reading/resting place.

Thank World-cruiser-Bob
Santa Barbara, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Andersen Boutique is well appointed, friendly and provides the service I find important: full breakfast and free wifi with a central location.

Thank CaptainKaren
Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

Very calm and useful, as wrll as clean. You will have free wi-fi. This is a good place to relax some minuts before walking by the wonderful city

Thank ballota
Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The library consist of two building, an old one and a new one. Both are very interesting architecture, the olda has a little park, the new is on the bank of one of the canals. Mostly young people are sitting around, it is a kind of socializing place.

Thank 545medva
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

this is an experience. excellent library and beautiful décor. i could spend hours just looking around.

Thank Alina H
Apperley Bridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This library is located close to the water and is separated into two parts - one old and one modern. Both are very interesting in their own ways. The older side includes a lovely little garden area with a fountain that is quite peaceful. The modern side is on the edge of the canal and includes lots of areas to... More 

Thank 2wreckless
Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Simple and modern interior design, nice view of river, free wifi, clean toilet, quiet, peaceful, good looking people - what else can you ask for a resting place after few hours walking for sight-seeing in a freezing winter day outside?

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Always a good place to hang out. You can either just drop by and grab a book to read in the quiet section, or you can subscribe for a free membership and take books with you. The place looks pretty nice, so if you're as nerdy as I am, you may even use it for dating.

Thank matador2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

I study in Portugal and Im Jealous about the danish universities. They to this AMAZING bar and restaurant and meetpoint and a very Nice library close to. Wanna study in Danmark because of it.

Thank Arthur R

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Staying in Indre By (Inner City)

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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 neighborhoods, are alive all year round with everything from jazz festivals to outdoor ice skating rinks and parachuting at the lakes right in the center of the city. This compact area boasts beautiful old castles, tranquil parks, and bustling squares where you can always find a bench to stretch out your legs whenever you need a break.