Historical sightseeing walking tours in Copenhagen

Go on a historical walking tour in Copenhagen. History Tours arranges sightseeing walking tours and events in Copenhagen. Each walking tour focuses on a particular period of the history of Copenhagen. During the walking tours 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. On the historical sightseeing walking tours you will hear about the role of the places and buildings in the history of Copenhagen and Scandinavia.

It is possible to book private tours and events all year round. For more information look at private tours & events.

History Tours’ schedule July-August 2021, tours in English:

Saturdays at 10 am from Højbro Plads:
24 July & 31 July: Copenhagen 1000-1600 – The Old City
7 August & 14 August: Copenhagen 1600-1800 – Royal City
21 August & 28 August: Copenhagen 1800-2020 – Hans Christian Andersen

Meeting place: Højbro Plads at the equestrian statue of Bishop Absalon next to Gammel Strand Metro Station.

The walking tours last approx. 1½ hours. The price is DKK 120 / € 20 per person. Booking is not necessary.

The tours on 6 and 13 June are cancelled due to the Covid-19-situation. The season for tours in English begins on 20 June.

Tours in Danish Saturdays at noon. For more information look at historiske byvandringer.

History Tours also arranges guided walks in Elsinore (Helsingør), north of Copenhagen.

Christian Holm Donatzky appeared on Rick Steves’ TV-show about Copenhagen. Watch here.

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Private walking tours and events in Copenhagen

History Tours arranges private sightseeing walking tours, events, quizzes and talks in Copenhagen and Elsinore (Helsingør) to match your specific wishes.