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Hans Christian Andersen Fairy tale House

Raadhuspladsen 57 | On City Hall Square, Copenhagen 1550, Denmark
+45 33 15 10 01
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Step into a world of fairy tales. See and listen to Hans Christian Andersen’s many fairy tales in colorful displays with exciting light and sound effects. Experience the entire story of his life – from his childhood to his adult life and his many travels world-wide.
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  • Terrible6%
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Raadhuspladsen 57 | On City Hall Square, Copenhagen 1550, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
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"lighting effects"
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"childhood memories"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Superb display of all H C Andersons Fairytales. All the stories are displayed superbly with great audio and the visuals too. We got a glimpse of life of H C Anderson’s life .

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here as i wanted to kill time. Didnt expect much from the museum. Its centrally locate,walking distance from Tivoli. Next to it is the Ripley’s Believe it or Not museum,and its cheaper to go both together. As i walked into the museum,its like relieving...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You need patience. Loved the televised story in black and white at the beginning about his youth and his life.

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Ok, it's not the most exciting, but bearing in mind value for money; something for all the family; and a few gems of a story, it has to be a five. I took it for granted that my children (in their 20's) would know the...More

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Mikkel S, Chef  at Hans Christian Andersen Fairy tale House, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Dear ant68 Thank you for visiting us, thank you for the glowing review and thank you for putting that song in my head :-) We're happy that you enjoyed your visit with us! Best regards from Wonderful Copenhagen, Mikkel

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Popped here on the last day of our holiday to fill some time before heading to the airport. The entrance is shared with the Ripleys believe it or not museum and we purchased a joint ticket for a reasonable price for both. This attraction is...More

Thank Jessica S
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

We had a quick walk through this. The history of Hans Christian Andersen and his famous fairytales told in a nice way.

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

A charming museum with interesting exhibits children will love the fairy tales told in 3 languages Danish ,German and English worth a visit .

Thank lambert129
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Mikkel S, Chef  at Hans Christian Andersen Fairy tale House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thank you for the glowing review and for visiting us

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

My friend and I really enjoyed this exhibit- and I got discounted student entry which was even better! There's a nice little introduction about the life of Hans Christian Andersen before you read a selection of his most well-known tales. The ones with a little...More

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Mikkel S, Chef  at Hans Christian Andersen Fairy tale House, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Dear Fussy Teenager Thank you for taking the time to review our Hans Christian Andersen attraction. Picking what tales to go into the attraction was truly a labour of love, and I hope you agree that we got the right mix for the space available....More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Co-located with Ripley's Believe It or Not, Hans Christian Andersen Place is definitely worth a visit, for no other reason than the famous author of fairytales is so symbolic of Copenhagen. Entry is inexpensive and free of charge with the Copenhagen Card. The exhibits are...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Located in the Ripley’s Believe It or Not museum. Inexpensive and good for a laugh! Fairy tales are in multiple languages.

Thank Cara C
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Hello we bought a Copenhagen Card which got us into most tourist attractions and included travel on buses and water buses. We did not book this attraction just turned up it was not full but we went in Spring midweek so it... More
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