Amalienborg is the home of the Danish royal family, and is located in , . It consists of four identical classical palace façades with rococo interiors around an octagonal courtyard; in the centre of the square is a monumental equestrian statue of Amalienborg's founder, King Frederick V.

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An equestrian statue of King Frederick V of Denmark stands in the center of Amalienborg Square, , framed by the four symmetrical wings of the palace. Photo: Julian Herzog, CC BY 4.0.

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The Moltke's Mansion is a town mansion on the corner of Bredgade and Dronningens Tværgade in , . Photo: Heb, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Brockdorff's Palace is one of the four palaces of in . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The Yellow Palace, or Bergum's Mansion, is an 18th-century town mansion situated at Amaliegade 18, next to Amalienborg Palace, in the district of , . is situated 110 meters south of Amalienborg. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Frederiksstaden is a district in , . Photo: Manscher, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Freetown Christiania, also known as Christiania, is an intentional community and commune of about 850 to 1,000 residents, covering 7.7 hectares in the borough of in the capital city of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Christianshavn is a neighbourhood in , . is situated 1¼ km south of Amalienborg. Photo: The Library of Congress, No restrictions.

Østerbro is one of the 10 official districts of , . is situated 2½ km north of Amalienborg. Photo: Mahlum, Public domain.


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