• Changing of Guard
    Photo courtesy of Klaus Bentzen
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Changing of Guard

Type: Free Attractions, Military

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Amalienborg Palace, the residence of the Danish Royal family, is guarded by a team of blue trouser-clad soldiers in tall black furry hats who stand watch around the hexagonal royal 'square'. Changing...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

  • Daily Noon-12:30pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Free

  • Free Things to Do: "On special days such as Queen Margrethe's birthday on April 16, the guards wear special uniforms."
  • Best for Free Things to Do Because: The changing of the guard is a daily tradition and reminder of Copenhagen's royal presence, connecting two royal palaces.

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