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Little Mermaid

Little Mermaid

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Little Mermaid - a gift from Carl Jacobsen to the city of Copenhagen, this bronze statue was unveiled at the Langelinie Harbourfront Promenade back in 1913 and is considered to be on of Copenhagen's symbols..
 


Change of Royal guards at Amalienborg Palace

Change of Royal guards at Amalienborg Palace

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Amalienborg Palace is known for the Danish Royal Guard, who patrol the palace grounds. The Danish Royal Guard march from Rosenborg Castle at 11.30am daily through the streets of Copenhagen, and execute the changing of the guard in front of Amalienborg Palace at noon. When the Queen is in residence the guard is accompanied by the Royal Guards music band.


Christianborg Palace chapel

Christianborg Palace chapel

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Christiansborg Palace Chapel as we know it today was inaugurated by a commemoration service on Whit Sunday 14 May 1826 to celebrate the 1000 anniversary of the introduction of Christianity to Denmark. From this point in time, the Palace Chapel served as the parish church of the Royal Family and, originally, also of an exclusive congregation of employees at Court, artists at the Royal Danish Theatre.