Daily Guided Tours at Christiansborg Palace
There are daily guided tours in Danish and English of the various sites at Christiansborg Palace. Admission to the guided tours is included in ticket.
The tours are only for individual visitors. Larger groups must book their own guided tours.
A guided tour lasts approx. 50 minutes. It is not necessary to book in advance.
Guided Tours of The Royal Reception Rooms
In English: Daily at 15:00
Learn about the ornamentation, works of art and history of the majestic rooms, and hear about the official functions of the Queen such as banquets, state dinners, and public audiences. The Great Hall with the tapestries is a part of the tour.
Please Notice: During the exhibition Behind Colonial Mirrors the daily guided tours will mainly focus on the exhibition.
Guided Tour in The Royal Kitchen
The legendary Royal Kitchen at Christiansborg has been restored to its former glory. Visitors are given exclusive access behind the scenes and they see the preparations for royal banquets in the newly refurbished Royal Kitchen, which boasts one of Europe's largest collections of copperware.
In English: Saturdays at 16:00
Guided Tour of the Ruins under Christiansborg
In English: Saturdays at 12:00
Hear about Bishop Absalon's castle from 1167 and the Copenhagen Castle, which was torn down in 1731. The tour explains the more than 800 year history of Christiansborg as a medieval castle, royal residence and power base.
Guided Tour of The Royal Stables
In English: Saturdays at 14:00
Hear about the Royal Family's magnificent horses and prestigious state coaches that are kept between the marble columns in the over 250-year-old stables. Hear how the Royal Family use the stables and about famous Frederiksborg Horses from the past. The guided tour ends in the huge indoor riding arena.