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Kunsthal Charlottenborg

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Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

On a tour we did the guide made reference a few times to the Danish architect Bjarke Bundgaard Ingels. Looking him up we saw the exhibition was on. It makes you stop and think a building or space is more than that. The impact of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CWGSperth
Reviewed 18 September 2018

I appreciate that admission is free Wednesday afternoons, but I personally didn't like anything about this place. The art exhibits just made me feel queezy. Maybe some people like that, but I don't think many do. The floor was covered in gravel, so completely impassible...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank richt727
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

The Kunsthal Charlottenborg is a museum of modern art and there were some really strange yet interesting looking designs on display. Kids were rather amused ! You can easily spend an hour or so here.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

OK so it is right off Nyhavn where one goes to drink and eat, but if you are interested in art, this is worth a look. There are four big exhibit halls on the second floor, well designed off of a light filled central hall....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Rob W
Reviewed 10 August 2017

When I visited this museum had an exhibit called Whistleblowers and Vigilantes. The displays are truly thought provoking. Check it out -- you'll be glad that you did.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Craig C
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The lifejacket exhibit outside should have probably been our clue that it was going to be a unique specialty type museum Lots of different and interesting exhibits. It's not a huge place, and there was free wifi.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I wandered in on the basis of the Lesbos lifejackets colourfully arranged on the exterior of the building by Ai Weiwei - this visitor attraction is for people who are interested in politically sensitive issues. I was stunned by a variety of exhibitions: Whistleblowers and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Phil M
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We normally go to Kunsthal Charlottenborg for the Spring Exhibition every year. This year it was rather disappointing. It was hard to see why the different works had been chosen for this year Spring Exhibition. Hope for better works next year.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank JBPurgerFrb
Reviewed 5 January 2017

it is a rather small museum, there were four parallel exhibitions/ installations, of which 2 I found really interesting. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff at reception. A lot of video-art, Lockers available, no cafe (but enough of those in the neighbourhood). The spaciousness of the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank BarbaraGenevaCH
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I was actually on my way to another museum, Louisiana, during my only day in Copenhagen- but the installation on the outside of the building was so intriguing I had to enter. The whole exterior front of the Kunsthal towards Nyhavn is covered by sacks...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Maria S
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as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner
city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which
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