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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Copenhagen skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Copenhagen architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Copenhagen are included on this list. Information about these Copenhagen buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Copenhagen and older historic landmarks.

The list you're viewing contains buildings like Rosenborg Castle and Copenhagen Opera House.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Copenhagen?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Copenhagen. Famous architectural houses within the city of Copenhagen are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Amalienborg is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Copenhagen Buildings & Structures
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Amalienborg is the winter home of the Danish royal family, and is located in Copenhagen, Denmark. It consists of four identical classical palace façades with rococo interiors around an octagonal courtyard; in the centre of the square is a monumental equestrian statue of Amalienborg's founder, King ...more

City/Town: Copenhagen, Denmark

Opened: Jan 01 1760

Created By: Nicolai Eigtved

Style: Rococo

Building Function: Palace

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Børsen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Copenhagen Buildings & Structures
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Børsen is a building on Slotsholmen in central Copenhagen, Denmark. It was built by Christian IV in 1619–1640 and is the oldest stock exchange in Denmark. It is known especially for its Dragon Spire shaped as the tails of four dragons twined together, reaching a height of 56 metres. ...more

City/Town: Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe

Opened: Jan 01 1640

Created By: Hans van Steenwinckel

Style: Renaissance architecture

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Charlottenborg Palace is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Copenhagen Buildings & Structures
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Charlottenborg Palace


Charlottenborg Palace is a large town mansion located on the corner of Kongens Nytorv and Nyhavn in Copenhagen, Denmark. Originally built as a residence for Ulrik Frederik Gyldenløve, it has served as the base of the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts since its foundation in 1754. Today it also ...more

City/Town: Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe

Style: Baroque architecture

Christian IV's Brewhouse is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Copenhagen Buildings & Structures
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Christian IV's Brewhouse


Christian IV's Brewhouse is a building in Copenhagen, Denmark, dating from 1608. In spite of the name under which it is known today, the building was not originally built for the purpose of brewing beer. It is located on Slotsholmen by the harbourfront and was constructed for military purposes as a ...more

City/Town: Copenhagen, Denmark

Opened: Jan 01 1608

Style: Renaissance architecture