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The museum is located in Kanneworffs House, a charming old house dating back to 1606, which is one of the oldest houses in Copenhagen.The museum takes you on an exciting journey through the fascinating history of amber. The museum holds an...more
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Kongens Nytorv 2, Copenhagen 1050, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

You can visit this little museum for free if you collect a little offer card from your hotel. Entrance to the museum is through the doow at the back of the shop. It gives a lovely overview of the origins of amber, its uses, etc....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Celine O
Reviewed October 11, 2018

A lovely little shop with some beautiful jewellery on sale. The museum it's self is on the small side and although looking at the pieces of amber is lovely if we hadn't had the Copenhagen card we would not of gone. One of the displays...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Elizabeth J
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Visiting Copenhagen we didn't forget to go to be Museum. It is not big place but interesting. You will know where amber come from .I love amber juvenile so it was good to see this.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank katepG6873CD
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We stopped here because this tiny museum was mentioned in James Rollins book Demon Crown. The museum which contains the largest piece of amber in the world is up a narrow winding staircase and there are 2 floors to the museum. It turned out to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Karen S
Reviewed July 8, 2018

This is on the small side to be called a museum, but free to holders of a Copenhagen card and located at the end of the Nyhavn canal is it worth stopping in as there is a nice collection of the material in the title

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 235AndrewR
Reviewed May 5, 2018

I went here free with the Copenhagen Card as it was one of the only open museums on a Monday, and it's right next to Nyhavn. It's a nice collection of amber, but the stairwell is a winding death trap (much like many stairwells of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JCFionnlaoch
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

It is a bit of a stretch to call the rooms above the amber jewelry shop 'a museum'. The entrance is a modest 25 krone and that is about right. The view from the museum rooms was nice.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank WorldTravelOne
Reviewed December 19, 2017

This is a very small museum (exhibit) but it has enough items of curiosity to make it worth a brief stop while waiting for a canal boat or just resting at the end of Nyhavn. Housed inside a building over a century old at this...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Andrewsk8s
Reviewed November 19, 2017

This is a nice small museum with lots of fascinating information on Amber. There is also the largest bit of amber ever found located here. It is a great spot to visit if you have your copenhagen card as you get in free. M. CollectivelyME(dot)net

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank CollectivelyMe
Reviewed October 6, 2017

We visited in September whilst ambling along Nyhavn in the rain! We looked in the shop first and decided to go upstairs to the Museum. I didn't know anything about amber at all and found it very interesting indeed. There were many items to see...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well
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city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which
consists of three buildings, two of which are new and
situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and
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