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Vestindisk Pakhus | Toldbodgade 40, Copenhagen, Denmark
+45 33 78 84 94
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A gorgeous statue.

A statue of David (not Michelangelo's original one, though) proudly stands in front of the Royal... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2014
TheShis
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Tel Aviv, Israel
Big Statues

This 3 floored museum with limited Egyptian collection is a good place to visit. It is free, near... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2013
Saif A
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The Royal Cast Collection is part of the SMK, but you'll find the over 2000 casts, which make up the collection, at the Westindian Warehouse. Originally the warehouse was built to accommodate sugar and rum. But in 1984 the Royal Cast Collection moved in and turned the warehouse into an exhibitionspace. The Royal Cast Collection will be open for special events, so you can explore thousands of naked figures, which unveils the stories about everything from pagan gods to Christian stories.
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21 May 2014
“A gorgeous statue.”
2 Nov 2013
“Big Statues”
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Vestindisk Pakhus | Toldbodgade 40, Copenhagen, Denmark
Indre By (Inner City)
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+45 33 78 84 94
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Reviewed 21 May 2014

A statue of David (not Michelangelo's original one, though) proudly stands in front of the Royal Cast museum. While the museum was closed by the time we got there, the statue was lovely and its greenish hue was beautifully contrasted with the reddish bricks of...More

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 3 November 2013

This 3 floored museum with limited Egyptian collection is a good place to visit. It is free, near Nyhavn and little mermaid. There is place for artistes to draw; there are really big statues and English speaking staff. It is more about sculptures not paintings...More

Thank Saif A
Reviewed 18 August 2013

To the Danish Minister of Culture: Give this royal collection a budget and its own proper museum building! The royal casts collection is unique in European Culture and deserves a better faith. What a wonderful collection to see together. If I where an art student,...More

Thank JohnSt_2
Reviewed 20 July 2013

As we walked along the waterfront from the Amalienborg Palace heading to the little mermaid, we had a pleasant surprise. After encountering a large statue of David, we discovered the Royal Cast Collection in the building behind it. We were privileged to see a fabulous...More

2  Thank smalltoad
Reviewed 5 March 2012

One of the largest collection of plaster casts in Europe, the Royal Cast Collection offers a fantastic insight into classical & Renaissance sculpture and into the making of plaster casts. Entry is free and the staff of the gallery are happy to talk to visitors...More

3  Thank LauraSnook
Nearby
Indre By (Inner City)
This is the heart of old town Copenhagen, with its
blend of charming old buildings and bold new
architecture, broad avenues and tiny streets as well
as picturesque canals and a modern harbor. The inner
city is home to the Royal Danish Theatre, which
consists of three buildings, two of which are new and
situated on the harbor front. The streets, squares and
venues of the inner city and its surrounding
...More
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