Cover image of this place Christiania

Freetown right in the city


Why locals love it

Christiania is one of the most popular and definitely the most interesting attractions in Copenhagen. It was founded in 1971 on the former military base by a group of freethinkers. Christiania is a social experiment of environmentally friendly and alternative lifestyle.



Why you should visit it

Today, Christiania is a refreshing green spot in the middle of a busy city. Small local workshops, cafes and organic restaurants attract visitors and offer all sorts of experiences. The self-governing and autonomous community has roughly 1000 inhabitants.

Special tip

There are guided tours given by local people, starting from the main entrance at 15:00 daily in summer and on the weekends in rest of the year.

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