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M 191 EuropEan, Danish anD islamic art THE HIRSCHSPRUNG COLLECTION Stockholmsgade 20 DK 2100 København Ø Phone: 35 42 03 36 See map page 12 + 13,A6 Website: www.hirschsprung.dk Email: dhs@hirschsprung.dk The Hirschsprung Collection is beautifully situated in the green parklands of Østre Anlæg in the center of Copenhagen. Founded by tobacco manufacturer and art collector Heinrich Hirschsprung and his wife Pauline, the museum first opened its doors to the public in the summer of 1911. The museum houses 100 years of Danish 19th century art, ranging from Golden Age art to the Skagen Painters and the advent of Modernism. The collection includes masterpieces by Eckersberg, Købke, Krøyer and Hammershøi. The museum also hosts temporary exhibitions, concerts and guided tours. Phone hours: Monday – Friday 10-15. Opening hours: Tuesday – Sunday 11-16. See our advertisement www.DaviDmus.Dk THORVALDSENS MUSEUM Bertel Thorvaldsens Plads 2 DK 1213 København K Phone: 33 32 15 32 See map page 13,D6 Website: www.thorvaldsensmuseum.dk Email: thm@thorvaldsensmuseum.dk Vivid colours and grand architectural design characterise this museum in the heart of Copenhagen, which houses the work of the world-famous Danish sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen (1770-1844). Since opening in 1848 as the first museum in Denmark it has afforded visitors a very special opportunity to enjoy world-class art and architecture. Free audio guides offer visitors a glimpse into the history of the sculptures which represents Roman gods and famous historical personages. Closed: Dec 24, 25, 31 and Jan 1. Adults 40 DKK. Children: Free. Free on Wednesdays. See our advertisement page 192 VIKINGESKIBSMUSEET Vindeboder 12 DK 4000 Roskilde Phone: 46 30 02 00 See map page 14,F+G1 Website: www.vikingeskibsmuseet.dk Email: museum@vikingeskibsmuseet.dk See our advertisement page 192


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