Frederiksstaden is a district in , . Constructed during the reign of Frederick V in the second half of the 18th century, it is considered to be one of the most important rococo complexes in and was included in the 2006 Danish Culture Canon.

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is the home of the Danish royal family, and is located in , . Photo: Janeway666, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Frederik's Church, popularly known as The for its rococo architecture, is an Evangelical Lutheran church in , . Photo: Jebulon, CC0.

is a museum and research unit in , , dedicated to the history of health and disease in a cultural perspective. Photo: Heb, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Saint Ansgar's Cathedral in , is the principal church of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Copenhagen, which encompasses all of Denmark, including the and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

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is the capital city of and forms the moderate conurbation that one million Danes call home. Photo: Jjtkk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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.


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