Design Museum Denmark

With a unique location in Copenhagen’s historic centre, near tourist attractions, the harbour boats, design companies and galleries, Designmuseum Danmark is a working archive and the entrance to Denmark as a design destination. 

Experience one of the world’s largest collections of Danish design, counting works by Finn Juhl, Arne Jacobsen, Poul Kjærholm, Verner Panton and Hans Wegner. In addition, the collections cover applied art and design from Art Nouveau to contemporary Danish design and include glass, ceramics, fashion, textile and poster art.

The museum, situated right next to Amalienborg, is one of the finest examples of rococo architecture in Copenhagen. It offers thematic design exhibitions, special events, guided tours and workshops.

Visitors are also invited to explore our beautiful garden, the café with indoor and outdoor service, the museum shop, and library.

Special exhibitions:


PROUD, 5.10.23-26.5.24

Join fashion designer Nicholas Nybro on a design adventure across Denmark, from Amager to Ærø and from Hirtshals to Højer, resulting in 21 vibrant, diverse, and modern folk and regional costumes.

The Future is Present, 19.6.22-31.12.24

Currently, designers around the world are working on solving some of our global challenges. Thinking radically and creatively, allowing themselves to be guided by both reason and emotion.

Akut, series 

Welcome to an exhibition about what is happening on the design scene right now. AKUT showcases everything from trends and tendencies to design, which address current issues and provide new perspectives on design and crafts.

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Opening Hours

02.01.2024 - 23.12.2024:
Monday: closed
Tuesday: 10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday: 10:00 - 18:00
Thursday: 10:00 - 20:00
Friday: 10:00 - 18:00
Saturday: 10:00 - 18:00
Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00


Bredgade 68

1260 København K