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Royal Reception Rooms

Copenhagen, Denmark (Indre By)
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Ranked #16 of 209 Attractions in Copenhagen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites
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Manama, Bahrain
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

When in Copenhagen, the royal reception rooms which are part of the Christianborg palace is worth a visit. There is entry ticket for the same which can be combined with stable and ruins. The main hall is the among the best attractions inside and the tapestries.

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Belgrade, Serbia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

I timed my visit to Christiansborg on Saturday, because that is the day they have tour guides in English and definitely did not regret it. Tour last around one hour and that was the best tour I've been in Copenhagen. It was interesting and informative. Rooms are very beautiful. Copenhagen card accepted. Connections to other attractions: One hour before the... More

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

The reception rooms have many beautiful things displayed but the tapestries beat them all. A gift from the business community of Denmark to the Queen, we should all be so lucky as to receive such a give. The designs are modern with historical allusions in many and also many current figures represented. They were woven by the Gobelin looms and... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 NEW

The royal recpetion rooms are quite nice, although I did expect more luxury within them. But they were nice.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Do not miss the Gardens if you visit Copenhagen, especially if you like exciting fairground rides. Lovely place, most enjoyable

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The building is very nice, the rooms are beautiful, and the tapestries are the highlight. If you appreciate this art form, it is worth the visit.

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The reception rooms were nice, and just what you would expect, although the thrones looked more comfortable than many I've seen. What made the visit worthwhile were the tapestries. I've seen a lot of medieval tapestries, and I can't get excited by them. You probably skip those yellowed things also. These are modern tapestries, designed with a sense of humor... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The beauty in these rooms are stunning! It is well worth the time to see these beautiful rooms! You also get very good insght into the Danish royal family.

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This is part of the Christiansborg tour set, you really have to see it for your selves, even though the palace burned down 2x before, the reconstruction and attention to detail is just breathtaking.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The rooms are gorgeous in and of themselves, but you can get lost in trying to pick out all the historical moments in the tapestries. It's a lot of fun!

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