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The Workers Museum

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Address: Roemersgade 22, Copenhagen 1362, Denmark
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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US$56.35*
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The employees were so helpful

We came here for the restaurant but since it was free to visit with our Copenhagen Card, we stayed in the museum for a while after lunch. We had visited several years before and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
solomon5
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Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We came here for the restaurant but since it was free to visit with our Copenhagen Card, we stayed in the museum for a while after lunch. We had visited several years before and not much seems to have been changed. There were several elevators and you just had to find them and know which ones went to which floors.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I took my two children (10 and 14) to this museum to get a different experience in our own town. We certainly did experience a lot about the working people and the developmen over time. We will certainly come back again.

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Thank Mrk12345
Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

A smallish but interesting museum on several floors of an old building - costs DKK75. The stairs are somewhat steep and narrow, but you can get a key card from the reception to access the other floors with an elevator. Well worth a visit.

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Malmo, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Gives a great view into the life of Copenhagen workers the last 200 years or so. Nice interiors from homes and factories. The museum have a big area for kids to play and get to know how previous generations struggled. Well worth a visit for any age - or why not the whole extended family. A great traditional Danish restaurant... More 

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Tetbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Was an interesting place and visited as part of Copenhagen card, some in English helped but still missing something

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

This museum gives you the greatest opportunity to show your grandchildren the story of Denmark in your childhood. Walking around watching, listening and touching items from both the beginning the 1930ies, and the growing wealth for ordinary people is awesome. Go for it.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Some nice exhibits that give a good feel for the time period. The Assembly Hall is also a nice piece of history. There is also one of the better gift shops.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

There information is presented poorly and there is little wealth of historical content. It is only partly translated so English speakers will find less information than native speakers. It is disappointing because it was a good concept for a museum. I would recommend other museums above this one.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Took our teens to have a look around and it turned into a bit of a nostalgic trip down memory lane seeing items on display that my own grandparents had in their home. Well laid out, many displays in englush too, free for under 18s, not expensive for us. Good value

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Well laid out and interesting museum of the workers/social democratic movement in Denmark. Great to see Grandma's kitchen!

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