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It a very peaceful place, never crowded

With the right weather, the graveyard in Vesterbro is a good place to stroll. Many famous Danish... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2015
John G
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Stockholm, Sweden
Hans Christian Anderson’s Last Resting Place

I had to see it! Had to visit the grave of the man who’d weaved all those magical tales that I grew... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jayceek2013
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“Hans Christian Anderson’s Last Resting Place”
14 Oct 2017
“Quiet place”
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Kapelvej 2, Copenhagen 2200, Denmark
Inner Noerrebro
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had to see it! Had to visit the grave of the man who’d weaved all those magical tales that I grew up loving to read and still has a place as my fondest memory of hours poring through his books. It wasn’t easy to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2017

Looks more like park than cemetery. There are a lot of people here, children and just tourists with cameras. Interesting to see the grave, even if you're not a big fan of Andersen.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Olga G
Reviewed September 21, 2015

With the right weather, the graveyard in Vesterbro is a good place to stroll. Many famous Danish are resting here, most notably H. C. Andersen and Søren Kirkegaard.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank John G
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Inner Noerrebro
Located just north of The Lakes, this neighbourhood is
a melting pot of small quirky clothing stores, dozens
of pizzerias and eateries of all types, a street
almost entirely devoted to antiques, several
microbreweries and even a couple of Michelin starred
restaurants. Here you’ll also find Assistens Cemetery
which is an ecclectic mix of tombstones as well as a
recreational park and where you will find the
...More
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