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.
Pier, promenade and old citadel, and also the home of the Little Mermaid statue.
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…
Den Lille Havfrue or in English: The Little Mermaid is the trademark for Copenhagen. Take a picture of the mermaid sitting on the stone while seeing the beautiful horizon.
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.”
“Amusement parks, cozy envoironement, many 5 starts restaurants and happynesses. Many concerts as well. ”
“Freetown Christiania is a green and car-free neighbourhood in Copenhagen, best known for its autonomous inhabitants’ different way of life. It was established in 1971 by a group of hippies who occupied some abandoned military barracks on the site and developed their own set of society rules, completely independent of the Danish government.”
“The most famous shopping street in Copenhagen. You will find most shops you are looking for around this area. ”
“The Danish National Gallery. A wonderful and magnificent museum for 700 years of art. From old italian renaissance art to the French modern or european contemporary. The museum is close to the metrostation called " Nørreport". The museum has a lovely cafe as well called " Kafeteria".”