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Private Copenhagen Walking Tour
"Copenhagen Walking Tour includes the following highlights:  The City Hall one of the centres of activity for Copenhageners including the Lur Blowers and a look at Tivoli Gardens (from the outside). Magstræde a small cobble-s the founding father of Copenhagen. Strøget the oldest shopping street in the world and the heart of Copenhagen. Kongens Nytorv one of the most spectacular squares with excellent examples of 17th Century Architecture including Magasin Du Nord the Old Royal Theatre and historical Hotel d’Angleterre. Nyhavn the wonderful colourful Harbour Front where Copenhageners and Visitors alike gather to sip cold Beer and enjoy the sea air. Amalienborg Palace the home of the oldest Royal Family in the world also including a view of the guards changing. The Marble Church with its imp
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Copenhagen Self-Guided Audio Tour
"Stroll through the vivacious and energetic city of Copenhagen the largest city in Denmark and famous for its skyline of churches castles and clock towers. This audio tour will guide you through Copenhagen’s rich history and fascinating lifestyle where you will learn about some of its most memorable citizens like Hans Christian Andersen who wrote the famous story of The Little Mermaid. You the impressive architecture of the Marble Church and the residence of the Royal Family at the Amalienborg Palace. You will also see the City Hall the Round Tower the Rosenborg Castle
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Grand Walking Tour of Copenhagen
"The tour will start next to the Dragon Fountain at the Town Hall Square at 10:00am sharp. From the town hall square we will move through the city centre as we learn about Danish history culture people and food while walking by the old court house many open squares Christiansborg palace and cozy little streets. After this first palace we take a small break with the opportunity to use the restroom or buy a snack or drink. The second half of our tour shows some of the big sites in Copenhagen including the Royal Theatres
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Frederikskirke (Frederik's Church)

Frederik's Church, also called "Marble Church", is located near Amalienborg. The church was built according to plans by the architect Ferdinand Meldahl. It was finished after 145 years of construction in 1894. Around the cupola are 16 statues of religious leaders and several sculptures of Danish ministers and bishops.

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Feb 26, 2004

Frederiks Kirke

The Frederiks Kirke, or Marble Church, lies just opposite of Amalienborg Slot. Inside you'll see the 12 apostels that decorate the huge dome. Outside you can see 14 statues, representing the history of Denmark.

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Imaniac
Oct 29, 2003

Frederiks Church

The massive Baroque sanctuary of precious marble is also called The Marble Church. It was being built for about 1,5 century due to budget restrains and was finally finished at the end of 19th century. Its cuppola is really beautiful.

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Maggies
Jun 29, 2003

Marble Church

It's only really the foundation that is made of marble but look at its splendour nevertheless! Frederiks Church as its proper name is, was first started on in 1749, with inspiration from Rome, but wasn't completed until 150 years later due to financial difficulties when a new architect took over as the original died. 1874 it was completed and today, you can visit the dome weekends for a nice view of the surroundings. The area around the church is very continental rather than Danish. My Copenhagen intro picture shows the sculptures outside the church.

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Jun 19, 2003
 
 
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Marmorkirchen

Tremendous domed church constructed from mid 1700s and not completed until the end of the nineteenth century. The outside dome is guarded vy a ring of Danish saints and important clerics. The inside is very impressive and if you time your visit towards sundown light filters through the stained galss and projects blue and white crosses on the marbled walls of the dome.

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Jan 11, 2003

Marmor kirken (the Marble...

Marmor kirken (the Marble Church) is one of the well-known silhouettes of the city's skyline. In 1749, the first brick was layed to the church that was ment to be a rococo church made of Norwegian marble. This is the reason why it is called the Marble Church, even though it only is the lower part, which is of marble.
The inspiration to the church came from St. Peter's Church in Rome.

It took 150 years before the church was finished.

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Herttuli
Aug 26, 2002

Frederikskirken

Also known as the marble church, this church was started in 1740 but took until 1894 to be completed. It's known for its large dome, marble and stain glass windows.

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Jim_Eliason
Dec 02, 2013

Dome of Marmorkirken-Frederik

This place looked spectacular in the rain. We didn't manage to get to visit on our short trip. Another place to add to the list for next time.

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Jun 25, 2007

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Marmorkirken aka Marble Church

The church is open:

Monday to Thursday - 10.00:17.00

Wednesday - 10.00:18.00

Friday - Sunday - 12.00:17.00

public holidays - 12.00:170.00

Try the virtual tour on their website!

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gordonilla
Aug 08, 2005

Inside the church

Inside the church is so great ..it is a much see ...The church is surrounded by many statues..those at street level depict a number of well-known figures from the Danisch church

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truus_s
Jan 25, 2004

Inside the church

The function of the Marble Church is that of a regular parish church and it is part of the Danish State Church.Namely an Evangilical_Lutheran Church.

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truus_s
Jan 25, 2004

Frederik Church

We come from the castle and walk to this beautifull church..i have no idea when this church is open ..We where there am 16.30 and he was open..

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Jan 25, 2004

Things to Do Near Marble Church - Frederiks Church

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Amalienborg Palace

Theoretically, if you're very lucky, you might meet them here as Amalienborg Slot is home to the Danish royals. Four identical manor houses (Christian VII's Palace in the southwest, Christian VIII's...
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David Collection

This is one of Copenhagen's "hidden-in-full-view" gems and doubly precious because it is a freebie. The "David Collection" began as a private collection by the attorney Christian Ludvig David (1878 -...
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Royal Theatre - Det kongelige Teater

The Royal Theatre actually encompasses several houses these days; The Old Stage on Kongens Nytorv, the Opera on Holmen and the new Playhouse by the harbour. Besides the obvious - experiencing a great...
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Kongens Nytorv

I wouldn´t recommend to visit the sheet café on the Kongens Nytorv square. The waiter became physical unruly against a women just because she was eating one ice-cream, which she bought in another...
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Nyhavn

Nyhavn (New Harbour) is undoubtedly Copenhagen's most picturesque corner: a line of colourful houses, higgledy-piggledy built next to some quais where only vintage ships are allowed to moor. Moreover,...
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Guinness World Records

This museum is located at Ostergade in the Stroget district,its full of fascinating facts and figures on world records with great displays and pictures,Outside the entrance you will find the world's...
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Getting to Marble Church - Frederiks Church

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Frederiksgade 4, 1265 København K

Hours

  • Sunday 12:00 to 17:00
  • Monday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Tuesday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Friday 12:00 to 17:00
  • Saturday 12:00 to 17:00

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