Maritime Museum of Denmark

Photos (2)
Plane loader
Animated dots
Maritime Museum of Denmark
Maritime Museum of Denmark
Maritime Museum of Denmark
Maritime Museum of Denmark
Maritime Museum of Denmark
Elsinore—which the Danes know as Helsingør—is famous for Kronborg Castle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that’s famously the setting for Shakespeare’s Hamlet. However there are several other reasons to make the 30-mile trip north from Copenhagen. The Maritime Museum of Denmark is stunning, housed in a remarkable building by famous Danish architects BIG—Bjarke Ingels Group—built underground inside an old dry dock. Also, on the harbor stands Han, a sculpture of a boy posed on a rock much like the Little Mermaid, though he’s made from polished steel so he looks like something from the Terminator movies and every now and then he blinks.
Have you been here? Share a tip or a photo with fellow travelers.
Ny Kronborgvej 1, 3000 Helsingør, Denmark
+45 49 21 06 85
Sun - Sat 11am - 5pm