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Address: Copenhagen, Denmark
Phone Number: +45 32 54 06 06
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Nice little museum, would probably suit families or fairy tale enthusiasts

Lovely information about Andersen's life, with dioramas and timelines as well as displays and copies of many of his works. Some of the models are a little creepy but on the whole... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 September 2015
Rhiannon M
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Southampton, United Kingdom

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Sammamish, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

I, my wife and two kids (16-year-old and 14-year-old) visited Copenhagen in August 2016. I got to know this tour from Rick Steves' Europe guide book and decided to give it a try. I am very glad to have taken Richard's tour. He is very knowledgeable of Copenhagen. Most importantly, he is friendly, fun and hilarious. He gave informational and... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Lovely information about Andersen's life, with dioramas and timelines as well as displays and copies of many of his works. Some of the models are a little creepy but on the whole it has not aged too badly, and it is really nice to see the Andersen original stories instead of the modern popular culture ones which we often see.... More 

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Palmyra, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014

So glad we took this tour. The walk itself took about 70 minutes, and Richard Karper [aka H.C. Andersen] just talked about the buildings we passed; the only building we entered was the Church. The real value of the tour was in his introduction to Danish life and customs, which was amazing, and worth every penny. We like it so... More 

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Sevenoaks District, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2013

My kids did not know who HC Anderson was until we went there, they really enjoyed listening to some of his stories

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2012

We spent around 30 minutes in the morning at the H.C. Andersen Museum. It was a good museum for young children. We walked through the museum and listened to the stories of H.C. Andersen. Get their at 10am and be the first one to go through this museum. My Kids are 6, 4, and 2 years old and enjoyed the... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2011

You are better off reading about his life and his works. The museum does not offer much given the fee it charges. A tourist trap!

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