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Danish Design Centre

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Address: Hans Christian Andersens Boulevard 27, Copenhagen, Denmark
Phone Number: 33/69-33-69
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Unfortunatle, only the main floor remaind open to the public, where you can have a nice cup of coffe and get a glimpse over the design. 10 minutes will do.

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 29, 2014
Tel Aviv, Israel

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

All office space now unfortunately, do not waste the walk. Confirmed by two new inhabitants that we were in the right place.iinthe right place.

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Valletta, Malta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

The size and range of the collection is enough to enjoy and not be overwhelmed. The setting/ambiance of the location/site provides a striking contrast to the pieces presented. The café is inviting and the staff are quite friendly. The prices were reasonable, making it inviting to (do) sit and linger after viewing the exhibit.

1 Thank Bescheidgeber1
Copenhagen, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Being a dane, I would say that there are more interesting and better places symbolising Danish Design

Thank AlexJacobsen
Budapest, Hungary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The Danish design is world-known. We like very much the desing museums, but this small center was disapponting. Nearly nothing to see, they were just reorganising the place.

Thank 545medva
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We spent a fascinating couple of hours in this museum exploring the history and content of Danish Design in all its forms - well worth exploring if you are interested in design and craftwork.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

My wife and I have always loved early Danish Design and took the time to visit the Design Centre. We were floored by some of the early pieces in their collection, but wish there was more. Some of the centre was closed for a show installation so the staff discounted the admission ticket. If you like 1920s/1930s design, this is... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Danish design has had a storied history, and this rich museum, around the corner from Nyhavn, presents it well. Go when you're rested. The historical exhibits rank in quality with those of the National Museum.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Unfortunatle, only the main floor remaind open to the public, where you can have a nice cup of coffe and get a glimpse over the design. 10 minutes will do.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012

I was expecting a little bit more from Danish Design Center. However, the exhibition of Danish design from 1945 until 2010 gives general overview of Danish design. The temporary exhibition was presentation of the winners of Danish Design Award 2012, which was interesting. However, if you want to see more from Scandinavian design go to the department store Illums Bolighus.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

I had high expectations as Danish designers are well known around the world. And the centre had a quite interesting exhibition based on this year's design competition. It also had a nice history section with famous designs over the last 50 years or so. But that was it. The top floor was being renovated and the kids game area used... More 

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