Visit the original Carlsberg Brewery in Valby, Copenhagen You can taste a  Carlsberg beer after the exhibition tour Outside the museum in the yard there is a copy of 'The Little Mermaid' One of the fascinating old Carlsberg trucks

Visit Carlsberg

Carlsberg Museum is one of Copenhagen´s most popular museums and tells the story about the famous beer.

The Home of Calrsberg is located where the first Carlsberg Brewery in Valby in Copenhagen was built in 1847, and here you can explore the heritage site where J. C. Jacobsen brewed the very first Carlsberg beer.

The old buildings have been converted into a modern museum on 10000 m2. You get an extraordinary insight into Carlsberg's history and can taste different kinds of beers from Denmark´s famous brewery.

The museum has many exciting events throughout the year - check that out on the company`s webpage.

Guided tour

Through the interactive exhibits and displays, you can also get an impression of the collection of many different beer bottle designs, historical beer through the ages, and Carlsberg's incredible development to be one of the biggest beer brands in the world.

Get the best Carlsberg stories by joining a historical guided tour where the guides will show you the old brewery and cellars and tell the story of J. C. Jacobsen.

The Little Mermaid 

In the courtyard, you can see a small copy of 'The Little Mermaid', which the founder Carl Jacobsen donated to Copenhagen, and the original statue is placed at Langelinie in Copenhagen.

Visit the brewery bar

The approximately one-and-a-half-hour tour ends on the first floor in the museum bar. Here, you can taste the many Carlsberg products. 


See also


Carlsberg Museum
Gamle Carlsberg vej 11
1799 København V
Copenhagen, Capital Region

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