Visitor information

Opening hours

Tuesday - Sunday: 10.00 - 16.00

Monday: closed

Speciel opening hours due to holidays - 2019

Speciel closing days:

24, 25, 26 and 31 December and 1 January: closed
22 April and 10 June: closed

Extended opening hours:

18, 19 and 21 April, 17 and 30 May,  5 and 9 June: 10.00 - 16.00
Week 7:  10.00 - 16.00 (every day - including monday)
Week 42: 10.00 - 16.00 (every day - including monday)

Admission prices

Your ticket for the Natural History Museum of Denmark is valid for 48 hours and gives you access to one visit at both the Zoological Museum, Geological Museum and the Palm House in the Botanical Garden.

Adults: DKK 105 

Children (3-17 years): DKK 50 

Students: DKK 50 (with student ID)

Annual Pass

Adulst: DKK 210
Children: DKK 120

Annual Pass DUO

Adults incl. guest: DKK 350
Children incl. guest: DKK 250

Read more about the Annual Pass here...

Schools and institutions

On weekdays only, the charge is DKK 15 per pupil on a school visit. Free admission for accompanying teaching staff. Valid with or without educational programme.


Due to the construction of the Niels Bohr building, the parking lot at Jagtvej has been shut down. There are a limited number of parking spaces available in the University Park in front of the Zoological Museum and the August Krogh building available to personnel with a valid university parking permit.

Visitors to the Zoological Museum can obtain a guest parking permit in the museum shop. Note : Remember to set your parking disc before obtaining the permit. Furthermore, there are municipal pay-to-use parking possibilities in the side streets around Rådmandsgade and at Nørre Allé and Jagtvej.

Disabiliy conditions

There are two handicap parking spaces available close to the Zoological Museum on the road University Park next to the museum's delivery entrance. Visible parking permit must be used, which is provided in the museum shop.

The museum has lift access and a disabled toilet. 


Journalists wishing to visit the Natural History Museum of Denmark must be accredited in advance. Please contact the museum's communications department for this.

Food and lunchroom

The café is temporarily closed.

At the Zoological Museum you will find a lunchroom where you are more than welcome to bring your own food and drinks.