Hans Christian Andersen lived in Nyhavn in Copenhagen

Hans Christian Andersen lived in Nyhavn in Copenhagen

Discover Andersen`s city

Hans Christian Andersen is well known all over the world for his fairy tales. The writer was born in Odense and lived most of his life in Copenhagen.

You perhaps know his fairy tales and poems and love many of his timeless characters such as "The Little Mermaid" and "The Ugly Duckling". In Denmark, you can see where Andersen was born and an interesting museum in Odense


In the footstep of H.C. Andersen in Odense and Copenhagen

Hans Christian Andersen was a famous person at his time, courted by royalty and recognised for his greatness. In Denmark you have can follow the footsteps of Hans Christian Andersen, and get more information about the famous writer by visiting the museum in Odense and see the places he lived in Copenhagen.          

H. C. Andersen`s Copenhagen

The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid sculpture in Copenhagen was created with inspiration from a famous fairy tale written by Hans Christian Andersen.

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Nyhavn

Nyhavn

Andersen lived in several places in Nyhavn

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Town Hall Square Statue

Town Hall Square Statue

Most popular Photo attraction with Hans Chrisitan Andersen

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The King's Garden

The King's Garden

Take a break from your sightseeings in Copenhagen, and do like the locals, just enjoy this amazing garden, sometimes also called Rosenborg Garden.

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The Round Tower

The Round Tower

In the heart of Copenhagen, you will find this architectural masterpiece. It is from the 17th century and the oldest functioning observatory in Europe.

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H.C. Andersen Fairy-Tale House

H.C. Andersen Fairy-Tale House

Enjoy a tour through Andersen’s fairy tale scenes

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H. C. Andersen Attractions in Odense

Hans Christian Andersen Museum

Hans Christian Andersen Museum

The house in Bangs Boder 29 is the birthplace of fairytale writer Hans Christian Andersen, who was born here in 1805.

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The Tinderbox

The Tinderbox

Visit the Tinderbox, where Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales comes to life through play and storytelling.

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H. C. Andersen`s childhood home

H. C. Andersen`s childhood home

Located close to St. Knud's Cathedral lies the childhood home where the famous fairy tale author lived.

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The Funen Village Museum

The Funen Village Museum

The Funen Village is a Danish open-air museum located Odense. Here you can see 25 buildings most of which date to the 18th and 19th century.

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Hans Christian Andersen Garden

Hans Christian Andersen Garden

The garden is situated in the quarter between the city centre and Sankt Knudsgade.

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Odense Castle

Odense Castle

Odense Castle is located in the King`s Garden in Odense. The story of the castle goes back to 1200 Century.

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The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid sculpture in Copenhagen was created with inspiration from a famous fairy tale written by Hans Christian Andersen.
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Nyhavn

Andersen lived in several places in Nyhavn
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Town Hall Square Statue

Most popular Photo attraction with Hans Chrisitan Andersen
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The King's Garden

Take a break from your sightseeings in Copenhagen, and do like the locals, just enjoy this amazing garden, sometimes also called Rosenborg Garden.
Read more

The Round Tower

In the heart of Copenhagen, you will find this architectural masterpiece. It is from the 17th century and the oldest functioning observatory in Europe.

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H.C. Andersen Fairy-Tale House

Enjoy a tour through Andersen’s fairy tale scenes
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The Stork Fountain

Denmark's most famous fountain
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The Swan Lake

The Swan Lake is around 6 kilometres in the circumferential, and it is one of Copenhagen's favourite recreation areas.

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Cultural Center Assistens

Visit the graveyard of Hans Christian Andersen
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