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Christianshavns Mound is part of Copenhagen's old defence system, and the last remaining relic of its 17th century fortifications.
Christianshavns Mound is part of Copenhagen's old defence system, and the last remaining relic of its 17th century fortifications. It is now an excellent area for a walk, surrounded by greenery and windmill remains.
Copenhagen, Denmark (Enter just after crossing to Amager over the bridge Langebro)
Lille Mølle is a historic landmark in Christianshavn, which was erected as an octagonal Dutch smock mill in 1783, converted into private residence in 1916, and is now a house museum
The Danish Architecture Centre has an exhibition space with temporary displays related to architecture, urban planning and sustainable development
The Charlottenborg Palace is a classical town mansion on Kongens Nytorv that houses the Kunsthal Charlottenborg - a contemporary art exhibition gallery, and Danmarks Kunstbibliotek - the National Art Library
Fredens Ark is the largest half-timbered mansion in Christiania, home to the Rockmaskinen which intermittently opens for rock concerts
Nyhavn is a 17th century canal leading from the main harbourfront all the way to the central Kongens Nytorv square
Treschows Stiftelse is a listed building complex built in the 1850s to provide housing for needy women
The Royal Danish Arsenal Museum presents the history of the Danish military
The Danish Jewish Museum showcases the 400 year old history of the Jewish community in Denmark