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The Zoological Museum closes in 2022

The Zoological Museum will close its doors on 24 October, 2022.

One Ticket - Three Museum Experiences

The Natural History Museum of Denmark is the national museum for natural history in Danmark. The Museum is beautifully situated in the corner of the Botanical Garden close to Nørreport Station. The museum also consists of the Zoological Museum at Østrebro.

Get access to three museum experiences with one ticket. The joint ticket is valid for 48 hours and gives you access to one visit to both the Natural History Museum (Øster Voldgade 5–7), the Zoological Museum, as well as the Palm House in the Botanical Garden.

The ticket costs DKK 105 for adults and DKK 50 for children and can be bought at the entrance or online via our webshop.

Natural History Museum of Denmark

OPENING HOURS AND ADMISSION

Monday in September to June: Closed
Monday in July and August: 10.00  17.00
Tuesday: 10.00  17.00
Wednesday: 10.00  21.00
Thursday – Sunday: 10.00  17.00

Adults: DKK 105
Children (3–17 years): DKK 50
Students: DKK 50 (with student ID)
Annual Pass: Free entrance. Read more...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Extended Opening hours:

Winter Vacation (week 7): Open all week incl. Monday at 10.00 – 17.00. Wednesday at 10.00 – 21.00.

Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Common Prayer Day, Ascension Day and Danish Constitution Day: Open at 10.00 - 17.00

Easter Monday and Whit Monday: Open at 10.00 – 17.00.

Autumn Vacation (week 42): Open all week incl. Monday at 10.00 – 17.00. Wednesday at 10.00 – 21.00.

Special closing days:

December 24, 25, 26 and 31 plus January 1: Closed

 

 


 

 

Address

Natural History Museum of Denmark
Øster Voldgade 5-7
1350 Copenhagen K
snm@snm.ku.dk
Phone: +45 22 82 76 79

Zoological Museum


OPENING HOURS AND ADMISSION

Tuesday – Sunday: 10.00 – 16.00
Monday: Closed

Adults: DKK 105
Children (3–17 years): DKK 50
Students: DKK 50 (with student ID)
Annual Pass: Free access. Read more...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Due to the construction of the Niels Bohr building, the parking lot at Jagtvej has been shut down. There are a limited number of parking spaces available in the University Park in front of the Zoological Museum and the August Krogh building available to personnel with a valid university parking permit.

Visitors to the Zoological Museum can obtain a guest parking permit in the museum shop. Note: Remember to set your parking disc before obtaining the permit. Furthermore, there are municipal pay-to-use parking.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Address

Natural History Museum of Denmark
Zoological Museum
Universitetsparken 15
2100 Copenhagen Ø
snm@snm.ku.dk
Tlf: +45 22 83 63 55

Botanical Garden

OPENING HOURS IN THE GARDEN

  • October 1 – March 31: 8.30 – 16.00
  • April 1 – September 30: 8.30 – 18.00

Guide dogs are allowed in the garden, however other dogs and pets are not allowed.


Palm House in the Botanical Garden

OPENING HOURS

  • April 1 – September 30 
    Tuesday – Sunday: open at 10.00 – 17.00 (Ticket sales close at 16.45).
    Mondays are closed except in July and August where the Palm House is open 10.00 – 17.00.
     
  • October 1 – March 31 
    Tuesday – Sunday: open at 10.00 – 15.30 (Ticket sales close at 15.15).
    Mondays closed.

ADMISSION TO THE PALM HOUSE
Visiting the Botanical Garden is free, except for the Palm House where there is an entrance fee. Included in the fee is also a visit to the Butterfly House. Tickets are sold at the entrance to the Palm House:

Adults: DKK 60
Children (3–17 years): DKK 40
Children (0–2 years): Free
Students: DKK 40 (with student ID)
Annual Pass: Free entrance. Read more...


 

Botanical Garden:
December 24: Closed

Palm House:

December 24, 25, 26, 31 and January 1: Closed

Winter vacation (week 7): Open All Days 10.00 - 15.30 (incl. Monday)

Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Common Prayer Day, Ascension Day and Danish Constitution Day: Open

Easter Monday and Whit Monday: Open

Autumn Vacation (week 42): Open All Days 10.00 - 15.30 (incl. Monday)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Botanical Garden Shop

OPENING HOURS

  • April, May, June and September: 10.00 – 17.00
  • July and August: 10.00 – 17.30
  • October – March: 10.00 – 16.00

 
SPECIAL OPENING HOURS AND CLOSING DAYS DURING HOLIDAYS

  • Easter Monday and Whit Monday: Open
  • 24 December – 26 December, 31 December and 1 January: Closed

Address

Natural History Museum of Denmark
Botanical Garden
Gothersgade 128
1123 Copenhagen K
snm@snm.ku.dk
Tlf: +45 22 83 65 97

Map of the Botanical Garden.