Kroppedal
Museum type :
Archaeological Museum

Established in :
1710

Holidays :
Mondays closed.

Visiting Hours :
Tuesday to Friday 10a.m-4p.m,Weekends and holidays 2p.m.to5p.m..

Contact No :
35-32-23-45

Location :
Copenhagen , Denmark

Display Objects :

The museum's collections are organised in sections:

  • Prehistoric collection (Neolithic, Cycladic, Mycenaean)

  • Sculptures collection

  • Vase and Minor Objects Collection

  • Santorini findings Metallurgy Collection

  • Stathatos Collection

  • Vlastos Collection

  • Egyptian Art collection

  • Near Eastern Antiquities Collection




  • Description :

    • Kroppedal Museum in Denmark, 20 km (13 miles) from Copenhagen, was established in 2003.

    • Kroppedal is the national museum of Danish astronomy, has a large archaeological unit, and an ethnological unit specializing in modern society.

    • The museum has a permanent exhibition centered on the famous astrometry and engineer Ole Romer (1644-1710), and its collections include his only surviving pendulum clock.