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Unique Collection

Popped in, and were pleasantly surprised. Unique collection of Middle East. Free entrance. Has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mary Jill S
Well worth the visit and not because it is free to enter.

The museum is worth seeing. They have an extensive collection of Islamic Art, as well as some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in, and were pleasantly surprised. Unique collection of Middle East. Free entrance. Has beautiful pieces from Asia too.

Thank Mary Jill S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is worth seeing. They have an extensive collection of Islamic Art, as well as some European and Danish Early Modern Art. One of the cool things is they provide all the visitors with a tablet that can be used to scan barcodes, which...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A FREE museum! They handed us iPads that allowed us to read all of the captions in English (they had other languages) and the top two floors of the Islamic collection were AIR CONDITIONED! (Which was nice as its been unseasonably hot with no air...More

Thank tamela k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While on a boat tour my traveling companion meet some Danish residents who told her about this. Had it not been for them we wouldn’t have known about it. It was right around the corner of our hotel and across from the Rosenberg castle. It...More

1  Thank golf4edie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all, I was quite impressed with it’s elegant entrance. And then when we were given interactive tablets to use while in the Islamic art selection I knew we were in for something different. The primary focus of,the museum is its outstanding Islamic art...More

Thank maryel998
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A real find. Great staff. The art on the 3-4th floor is fantastic, especially the Koran scroll. Kids enjoyed us of the tablet to decipher text for each art

Thank Vchamb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't let the small front of this museum - or the free admission - fool you. This is an extensive museum with a wide range of art and artifacts. The tablets they provide are free and provide information on most of the works.

1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This somewhat hole in the wall museum has a collection of Islamic art and artifact dating back to the 7th century and is the most extensive collection of Islamic art that I have ever seen. Just viewing what is displayed in the cases took us...More

1  Thank ParkTraveler2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful out of the way art museum in a double townhouse which itself is impressive. The collection of Islamic art is awesome. An art museum not to be missed.

Thank jdavida2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum houses an extensive collection of Islamic art from the 7th to the 19th century. There are also collections of 18th century European art and Danish early modern art. You are given a tablet where you can obtain information in English or Danish on...More

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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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Isabelle B
November 28, 2016|
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Dear Isabelle, I can only confirm Exelcis' answer: Opening hours of the museum Tuesday to Sunday 10-17 Wednesday until 21 Monday closed Also closed December 23, 24, 25, and 31 I hope you find time to visit us. Kind... More
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Kanishk M
September 17, 2016|
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We went on Wednesday night(I believe) when it was open late and free. I think it's also on the Copenhagen Card
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jclemm2015
August 26, 2016|
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Response from Mette K | Property representative |
A taxi would be the best, as the bus stops are at either end of street, where the David Collection is placed - so you would have to walk a bit. A good idea is to be able to show the taxi driver, where the museum is, as it is... More
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