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Hirschsprung Collection, Copenhagen
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Experience the history of Danish art at one of Copenhagen's "Park Museums," Hirschsprung Collection. The museum is based mostly around the personal art collection of Heinrich Hirschsprung, who donated his collection to Denmark in 1902. Most of the art comes from the 19th and 20th centuries, with famous works by Kobke, Kroyer, and Eckersberg. You'll progress through the Danish art periods, from the Golden Age to the Modern Breakthrough. The collection is housed in a small neoclassical building, which adds to the museum's atmosphere. Visit the website to check current exhibits and pubilc transit routes to the museum. Plan to visit Hirschsprung Collection and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Copenhagen attractions using our Copenhagen travel itinerary planner.
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  • I splurged on the Copenhagen Card while I was in the city, and tried to stop by as many galleries as possible. I stopped by the Hirschsprung Collection for a bit after going to the SEK. I really enjoy...  more »
  • Danish painters inspired by the stay in Italy. It's a good exhibition. They had, inter alia, Borrowed P.S. Krøyer's painting of Italian workers. But the permanent exhibition of Krøyer's masterpieces from Denmark is also great.
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  • A lovely small museum of Danish art from the 19th and early 20th centuries donated by Heinrich HIrschsprung in 1902 and openrd to the public in 1911. All the best of the Golden Age painters: Eckersber...  more »
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  • Love,love,love! Well worth a visit if you enjoy art. Quiet,super friendly staff,aranged well,spacious,wonderful and quality collection of paintings.
  • A beautiful surprise. Great collections low profile museum, excellent time to visit early mornings.
  • Lovely if you're into art from the 19th century.
  • Simply beautiful. It's no doubt one of my favourite museums in Cph.
  • Beautiful paintings of the Danish golden age