Danish War Museum and its collection

Danish War Museum

The Danish War Museum (Royal Danish Arsenal Museum) is a military history museum of historical weapons in Copenhagen that is housed in an arsenal building that was built in 1604 by Christian IV and is still one of the biggest of its kind in the world. With more than 100.000 weapons in the collection of the Danish War Museum, it is one of the most extensive in the world. Furthermore, it includes a collection of more than 8000 swords, pistols, armours, machine guns and other weapons and military attributes. The Canon Galley boasts more than 300 canons that date from the 16th century onward.

ENThe Royal Danish Arsenal Museum

History & Anthropology  History & Anthropology War

Danish War Museum
Tøjhusgade 3

Visitor information Danish War Museum

Opening hours

Monday Closed
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00


0 – 17Free
AdultsDKK 80.00


Wheelchair accessible

Location & Map

Tøjhusgade 3, Copenhagen

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