The Stork Fountain (Storkespringvandet) is actually Denmark's most famous fountain, near the pedestrian shopping street Strøget.
Back in time, the Stork was a symbol for happiness. It was described as loving, family-oriented, faithful and linked with the fruitfulness waters. If the Stork made a nest on your roof, it could be a sign of luck in the future.
The Stork is also used in the Hans Christian Andersen story and also a reason to The Stork Fountain probably is the most famous fountain in this part of the world.
In Denmark, the midwives have a tradition of celebrating their graduation by dancing around the fountain. Lately, also the local high school students dance around the fountain when finishing their examination and studies.