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:

Rocks of Greenland: 21.7.23-3012.23

Join us on a journey to the depths of Greenland's underground, where gold and rubies sparkle. The exhibition ROCKS OF GREENLAND – KALAALLIT NUNAAT ROCKS invites the audience on a fascinating journey of the precious materials - from their extraction in the mines to their shimmering display as jewelry or artworks in the exhibition.

Akut #4 Endagered Spaces & Species

Welcome to an exhibition about design right now! AKUT showcases what is happening on the design scene and provides new perspectives on design and crafts.

AKUT is a series of exhibitions that set the stage for design and designers who are interested in the latest developments and work with major changes that have significance for all of us. The exhibition series addresses topics where design and designers are at the center of major societal dilemmas and challenges.


Opening Hours

03.01.2023 - 23.12.2023:
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