The National Museum of Denmark

Fur - An Issue of Life and Death

Temporary exhibition 4th of October 2014 - 22nd of Feburary 2015

The exhibition includes historical and contemporary fur garments from the northern hemisphere, but also represents a forum for current debates on fur, exploring the ethical issues of farming or hunting wild animals to use their coat as clothing.


Tuesday-Sunday 10am-5pm. Closed on Mondays. 

Visitor information

Information on, for example, parking, pushchairs and food.

Guided tour in English

Please sign up at the Information Desk on the day itself to attend.

Museum Shop

Now many Viking-related goods for an exciting shopping tour.

Guides and Flyers

Get inspiration for your visit to the museum.

For Children

Kids can play their way through history at the Children's Museum.


Have a look at the activities the museum has to offer.


In the exhibitions you can find everything from the famous Golden Horns and the Egtved Girl to African masks and Egyptian mummies.


The restaurant’s menu is based on great respect for Nordic cuisine, and is inspired by Danish culinary heritage and the National Museum’s exhibitions.

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