The Little Mermaid is a statue depicting a mermaid. Based on the fairy tale of the same name by Hans Christian Andersen, the small, unimposing statue is a Copenhagen icon and has been a major attraction since 1913. It has become a popular target for defacement by vandals and political activists.
One of our most famous tourist attractions is the 1.25 meters tall sculpture of The Little Mermaid at Langelinie Pier. When looking at her, if can seem strange why such a small sculpture is important for us. The sculpture from 1913 is based on the fairy tale of the famous Danish writer, Hans…
Pier, promenade and old citadel, and also the home of the Little Mermaid statue.
H. C Andersens absolute top story sculpted in the beautiful clean Copenhagen harbour
Decapitated and undecapitated again. She is smaller than you think. There is outlet shopping nearby.
This is the Little Mermaid. She is perhaps not the most impressing statue you have ever seen, but we recommend a walk from Østerport Station, over Kastellet (the start shaped old fortress), past the Little Mermaid and further in along the harbour side to Amalienborg and ending at Nyhavn in the…
Den lille havfrue er en skulptur på Langelinie i København, der byder rejsende velkommen i Københavns Havn og er en af Danmarks største turistattraktioner. Den skal illustrere H.C. Andersens eventyr Den lille Havfrue. Skulpturen var en gave til København, skænket af brygger Carl Jacobsen og udført…
“There's the queen's castle, but then there's also a pretty garden facing towards the water which is a great place for a stroll and free for all.”
“You absolutely should visit Tivoli it's very beautiful now this Christmas 🎄”
“Beautiful grafitti, nice lake and calm vibes is what you can expect at the infamous Christania”
“The most famous shopping street in Copenhagen. You will find most shops you are looking for around this area. ”