Historical guided walks in Copenhagen
History Tours arranges guided walking tours and events in Copenhagen.
Each tour focuses on a particular period. During the walks you will be taken into the life of the city in that period. Historian Christian Holm Donatzky will tell about the look of the city and the people of city. You will hear about the role of the places and buildings in the history of Copenhagen and Scandinavia.
History Tours' schedule April-September 2016, tours in English:
Saturdays at 10 am from Højbro Plads:
April-May: The period 1400-1600 - Reformed Copenhagen
June-July: The period 1600-1800 - King's Copenhagen
Aug.-Sep: The period 1800-2016 - Hans Christian Andersen's Copenhagen
Meeting place: Højbro Plads at the equestrian statue of Bishop Absalon, founder of Copenhagen.
The walking tours last approx. 1½ hours. The price is DKK 90 / € 13 per person. Booking is not necessary.
Tours in Danish Saturdays at noon. For more information look here.
History Tours also arranges guided walks in Elsinore, north of Copenhagen, and in Syracuse, Sicily.
Christian Holm Donatzky appeared on Rick Steves' TV-show about Copenhagen. Watch here.