Trip Planner:   Europe  /  Denmark  /  Zealand  /  Copenhagen  /  Christiansborg Slot

Christiansborg Slot, Copenhagen

4.5
#4 of 757 in Historic Sites in Denmark
Government Building · Castle
The seat of the country's parliament, the stately Christiansborg Slot stands directly above the ruins of a castle that existed in this very spot nearly 1,000 years ago. Take a guided tour of the palace to see its famous royal reception rooms used by the queen to entertain visiting heads of state. Be sure to visit the largest of the reception rooms, a hall so vast it can seat up to 400 guests. For a crash course in Danish history, visit the remains of the original castle to learn about the palace's long service as a royal residence and seat of legislative power. Check the website for downloadable maps of the palace. Add Christiansborg Slot to your Copenhagen travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Copenhagen holiday planning site.
Create an itinerary including Christiansborg Slot

Christiansborg Slot reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
4,573 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Very beautiful castle to visit. you can buy a combi ticket visiting the official rooms, stables, old kitchen and ruins. The official rooms are beautiful, very brigh and modern. Must do visit. Also...  more »
  • If you are only in Copenhagen for a short time, the tour of the Christianborg Slot is the one you really need to take, beautiful rooms, amazing kitchen and interesting underground ruins!  more »

Plan your trip to Copenhagen

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.