Christianshavn

Christianshavn is a district east of the inner city of . Once a working-class neighbourhood, today Christianshavn is a trendy part of the city with its own unique identity. people from all walks of life, live side-by-side among cool cafes, old school bodegas, fancy restaurants and charming 19th-century houses along picturesque canals.
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Notable Places in the Area

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The Church of Our Saviour is a baroque church in , , most famous for its helix spire with an external winding staircase that can be climbed to the top, offering extensive views over central Copenhagen. Photo: Avda, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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, also known as Børsbygningen, is a 17th-century stock exchange in the center of Copenhagen. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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The Holmen Church is a Parish church in central in , on the street called Holmens Kanal. Photo: Grayswoodsurrey, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is a magnificent Rococo church in the Christianshavn district of , . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is a self-governing "free town" established in 1971, a city within the city, on the site of a military barracks as an alternative to mainstream culture. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the central area and the historical heart of , bounded by the lakes circling the inner city and the harbour, it reflects the entire city’s extent during the reign of King Christian IV, when the town was fortified. Photo: Elgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is just outside ’s city center - the Inner City or - making it a very attractive place to live. Photo: Elgaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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