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The Circus Museum

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  • Excellent42%
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  • Average9%
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Apr 21, 2017
“Excellent fun for little ones!”
Apr 6, 2017
“childrens winter holiday”
Explore amazing costumes, fun props, and watch rare footage at the museum. Almost every Sunday (11am-12:30pm) and every opening day in July, you can also try out everything from juggling to trapeze. The museum puts on special events during the...more
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Hovedporten 6, Hvidovre 2650, Denmark
+45 36 49 00 30
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Reviewed April 21, 2017

This was relatively far out of Copenhagen main centre, but just one bus ride which stopped right outside the museum. It was very easy to find and well signposted. When we got there there were several buildings, one of which housed the museum. The museum...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

Housed in a historic and interesting part of Copenhagen 's past, this museum is a must. The style and breadth of the information imparted relating to the political and international story of the circus no doubt carries on today. The children's holiday also spawned workshops...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Philippa T
Reviewed August 2, 2016

This is not an easy place to find. I would advise to go only when you have plenty of time as this circus museum is really a small place ( you can finish within 15mins if you don't stop). Not much things to see but...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank violetc562
Reviewed September 8, 2015

Have never heard of a circus museum before. This one has the history, the props, video footage, interesting facts and photos and a quiz for the children. It's great.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank reallywrenchit
Reviewed January 12, 2014

We held an 8-year-old's birthday party here. Although not cheap, the price includes up to 25 children (if memory serves) so it's actually one of the better options out there. It's out of the city centre, but easily accessible by train or bus. I was...More

Date of experience: January 2014
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