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Lower your weapons – The battlefield!

Tuesday 28 October 2014 at 17:00

Concert with The Figura-ensemble: Lower your weapons – The battlefield!

Igor Levit

Tuesday 11 November 2014 at 20:00



Lay Down Your Arms

4 September 2014 - 31 January 2015

The Royal Library marks the centenary of the outbreak of World War I with the exhibition Lay Down Your Arms. The exhibition centres on neutrality and resistance to the war in Denmark.

Treasures in The Royal Library

9 May 2012 - 31 December 2015

Exhibition: Gutenberg’s bible, the notes of philosopher Søren Kierkegaard, the diaries of fairy tale author Hans Christian Andersen and a wide range of other invaluable cultural treasures are immersed in pop art jungle by Russian artist Andrey Bartenev. A new exhibition of the greatest works from the Royal Library's collections.

See the building

Guided tours of the Royal Library

Take a tour of the Royal Library and learn about the architecture, history, and cultural life of the library.