There are lots of things to see and do when visiting Copenhagen with kids. If you are looking for a few places to add to your itinerary, check out our picks for the Top 5 things To See and Do In Copenhagen.
Top 5 Things To See and Do in Copenhagen Denmark
1) Tivoli Gardens
Tivoli Gardens is Denmark’s first amusement park, and it can be found in central Copenhagen. It is one of Copenhagen’s biggest attractions and at its peak sees roughly 600,000 visitors a year.
There are several things to see and do in Tivoli Gardens like scenic railways with aerial lifts, roller coasters, and several beautiful gardens to explore. After you’ve spent that day exploring Tivoli Gardens, head to Nytorv for dinner where you can enjoy a savory or sweet meal the whole family will love.
2) Copenhagen Zoo
The Copenhagen Zoo is one of the oldest in Europe and has several species of animals to see. They have a wide selection of different types of monkeys, elephants, as well as lions native to wild
3) Ruins under Christiansborg Palace
This is just one of the many things that you must see while in Copenhagen. The original city center burned down several times during history and Christian IV was able to preserve what he could after each fire only by building higher fortifications on top of old medieval buildings which have survived from these early conflicts between capitals.
The capital boulevard leads through Christiansborg Palace where you can encounter sealed-off rooms, guard chambers, and abandoned parts with centuries-old blackened walls and floor tiles.
4) National Aquarium Denmark
This aquarium is home to many different aquatic animals such as seals, fish, and sharks. The aquarium is made up of 5 main sections: The Rainforest, The African Great Lakes, Evolution and adaptation, Cold Water, and The Warm Ocean. This is a must-visit for families traveling with kids. Plan to spend the entire day
5) Zoological Museum
Like the Copenhagen Zoo, the Zoological Museum is a must-visit for animal lovers. The Zoological Museum provides visitors with opportunities to learn more about their favorite animals through amazing exhibits (many that are hands-on).
If you’re planning a trip to Europe, make sure Copenhagen is on your list. It has all the charm and beauty of a European city with plenty for travelers to do and see.