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Den Bla Planet, National Aquarium Denmark

#27 of 353 things to do in Copenhagen Features Animals
Jacob Fortlingsvej 1, Copenhagen 2770, Denmark
+45 44 22 22 44
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Jacob Fortlingsvej 1, Copenhagen 2770, Denmark
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Such an amazing building it really is a great piece of architecture! The inside is just as amazing, so many fish we had never seen before. Well worth a visit for adults and children alike x

Thank stressicajordan
Reviewed yesterday

Free for Copenhagen Card holders. Very good for children, they will discover a new world, the sea world. Reachable by subway and S-train. You will feel like a kid again there.More

Thank ellinika
Tue F, Digital redaktør at Den Bla Planet, National Aquarium Denmark, responded to this review

Hi ellinika, Thank you very much for your visit and your kind words. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed it here. We're trying to make it both informative and entertaining for children as well as adults, so it's very good to hear that you...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

When we finally found this place it was worth it. We had asked many people how to get here but not many seemed to know where we were talking about. Anyhow we finally got a train which got us there. It was about a 10/15...More

Thank rebeccalyons1977
Tue F, Digital redaktør at Den Bla Planet, National Aquarium Denmark, responded to this review

Hi rebeccalyons1977, Thank you very much for your visit and for your review. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed it even though you had to rush it. If you decide to come back let me know, and I'll see if I can't make your...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

I was in Copenhagen for 3 days and didn't plan to visit the National Aquarium, however when one day the weather wasn't quite as nice we decided to make the trip and spend some time at indoor attractions. I'm so glad we did as it's...More

Thank thefitnesswanderers
Tue F, Digital redaktør at Den Bla Planet, National Aquarium Denmark, responded to this review

Hi thefitnesswanderers, Thank you very much for your visit and for your review. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit - even if it was forced by the terrible Danish weather ;) I'll be sure to pass along your praise to the rest...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Its not too easy an access to this attraction without a car. But once there I felt for it! This is a well maintained and wonderful aquarium with lots of different fishes from around the world, even a designated tropical fresh water land and marine...More

Thank HotEarth
Tue F, Digtial redaktør at Den Bla Planet, National Aquarium Denmark, responded to this review

Hi HotEarth, Thank you for your visit and for your review. I'm very happy that you enjoyed your visit and found it educational. We try to make it both fascinating and enlightening at the same time, so it's nice to hear that we succeeded with...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

It is a metro 2 stop before the airport, or bus 2A to Kastrup St or Airport bus 5C, stop before the airport. Its a couple blocks to the aquarium. There are three different venues for fish including fresh water, salt water, and the rain...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a great place with lush ads of amazing fish to see. The aquarium has been split into 3 and each has a specific range of fish and bird species. The tropical section has the most amazing butterflies and frogs! The aquarium is a 10...More

Thank carolinibambini
Tue F, Digital redaktør at Den Bla Planet, National Aquarium Denmark, responded to this review

Hi carolinibambini, Thank you for your visit and for your review. I'm very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time here among butterflies, frogs, and all the different fishes. I hope you also got to see the crocodiles in the Rainforest. They're not quite...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely aquarium situated on the coast which adds to its aquatic ambiance. The venue is perfect for an afternoon lunch and a look at the exhibits. We loved the variety in different types of fish and birds it boasts which fit into...More

Thank AnAcousticSoul
Tue F, Digtial redaktør at Den Bla Planet, National Aquarium Denmark, responded to this review

Hi AnAcousticSoul, Thank youv ery much for your visit and for your kind words. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your afternoon here and noticed the variety in types of fish and other animals. :) Kind regards, Tue / Den Blå Planet

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the aquarium on a Sunday afternoon prior to heading back to the airport. It was a fantastic way to spend a few hours! The main shark aquarium was stunning! It was huge, and the benches through the side of the tunnel meant you...More

Thank lovetotravel83UK
Tue F, Digital redaktør at Den Bla Planet, National Aquarium Denmark, responded to this review

Hi lovetotravel83UK, Thank you very much for your visit and kind words. I'm happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and I'm sure Agnes and Mojoe (the sea otters) didn't mind the attention. They're quite high maintenance which is one of the many reasons...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good aquarium plenty of exhibits and a tropical area which I haven't seen in other aquariums, a lot of history and facts about Scandinavian waters which is very interesting also fun games for childrenMore

Thank devonsown
Tue F, Digital redaktør at Den Bla Planet, National Aquarium Denmark, responded to this review

Hi devonsown, Thank you very much for your visit and your review. It sounds like you had a good time, and that's great to hear. We really like the Rainforest section ourselves so it's nice to hear that you did too. :) Kind regards, Tue...More

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D V
Does closing time mean you have to leave before 17h00 or you have to enter before 17h?
29 December 2016|
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Response from Ivana D | Reviewed this property |
You should leave before 5pm.
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mina07
I heard about a free bus from town center but can not find details. Help plz-going tomorrow!!
28 June 2016|
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Response from Bill A | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about free bus. But we bought the Copenhagen card. This included free travel and entry to the aquarium. The card is brilliant. Loads of places you get in free as well as free travel. We used it for the zoo... More
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Trago339
Hi Alice. Is there a place to store luggage at the aquarium or did you mean leave your luggage at the airport and go to the aquarium? We have 5 hours to kill before our flight & the aquarium sounds a good idea. Thanks
12 August 2015|
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Response from MickScott1965 | Reviewed this property |
We left our luggage at the airport. The lockers are in car park P4. When we got to the aquarium, they had luggage lockers!
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