Places to experience
Experience the best of Copenhagen at your own pace and uncover stories about the city's rich history, culture and local life. Below you will find some of the locations you can experience with StoryHunt's Copenhagen exploration app.
Located in the center of Copenhagen, Amalienborg is a breathtaking palace complex that is a must-see for tourists interested in Danish history and culture. It is one of the city's most popular attractions.
The Round Tower
A unique architectural marvel in the heart of Copenhagen. Built in the 17th century during the reign of King Christian IV, this tower served as an observatory, library, and a haven for scholars.
A world where fairy tales come to life. Tivoli is the second-oldest operating amusement park in the world. But don't let its age fool you. This place pulses with vibrancy, cleverly mixing old-world charm and contemporary experiences.
A monument to counter-culture and bohemian living. It's a vibrant mix of homemade houses, workshops, art galleries, music venues, and organic eateries.
One of the most iconic places in the city, filled with cafés, resturants and bars. It has a long history and filled with turists and locals during the summer.
Built in Neo-Baroque style, the palace's architectural grandeur pays homage to its illustrious past. Today, it houses the Danish Parliament, the Prime Minister's Office, and the Supreme Court, making it the beating heart of Danish political life.
Copenhagen's Meatpacking District is a hip and lively area with trendy restaurants, bars, and shops. It maintains its original industrial vibe, attracting locals and tourists looking for a unique experience.
Built as a summerhouse for Christian the 4th, it has evolved from a royal pleasure retreat to a treasury of the kingdom's artifacts and the current home of the dazzling Crown Jewels.
Part of the Natural History Museum, it holds the largest collections of living plants in Denmark. This place is more than a garden; it's a living museum and a testament to Denmark's commitment to global nature values.
Over 60 stands selling everything from the freshest local produce, spices, and gourmet chocolates, to artisanal cheeses and mouth-watering pastries. Torvehallerne is also home to some of the best food stalls in town, dishing up a myriad of cuisines from traditional smørrebrød to exotic sushi.
A serene waterfront park with stunning views of the harbor. It's perfect for relaxation, picnics, and strolls or bike rides along the promenade. Don't miss out on this must-visit attraction for a peaceful experience.
Queen Louise's Bridge
Queen Louise's Bridge is a bridge spanning across The Lakes in part of Copenhagen that edges towards Nørrebro. On a sunny day, you are likely to experience the festive local life soaking up some rays and enjoying a beer.
How it works
50+ stories and locations
History, culture, architecture, local life or food.
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Our users say
“You start to wonder - is that really what happened? When you hear: This is where it it all took place, and you are standing at that exact spot - that is awesome.”
“I learned new and interesting things about the streets and the city that I've lived in for the past 11 years. It brought the city into a new light and reminded me of how much history it has.“
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Where can I start?
Anywhere in Copenhagen. The app shows you where the stories and helps you plot a route, if you need it.
How many stories are there?
Right now we have more than 50 stories for you to enjoy, but it is an ever growing list.
If you have any suggestions for places and content you would like added, feel free to reach out to us!
Can I buy this as a gift?
Yes. Once you have purchased the it you will receive an e-mail, which you can forward to who you wish to gift it to.
How long does it take?
You decide. Spend a couple of minutes or get lost for hours.
How often can I access the stories
As many times as you like once you have purchased access.
Can I bring friends?
Yes. When you bring friends you can make a group to synchronize the experience and compete in quizzes.
When can I go exploring?
Whenever. You can go exploring anytime you want to once you have purchased access.
Anything I need before starting?
A smartphone and the StoryHunt app. If you want to listen to the stories, bring a pair of headphones.