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Tours

We offer tours in The Black Diamond, Copenhagen and on Victor Albecks Vej in Aarhus (the Book Tower). Experience the buildings and environment and hear stories about architecture and collections.

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The Black Diamond

Public

Every Monday at 3 p.m. we have public tours.

The tour takes place in our more recent building, The Black Diamond, and in the old part of the library; the Holm and Hansen buildings. You can hear about the architecture, history, cultural activities and work of the Royal Danish Library.

Language: Danish or English.
Duration: 1 hour.
Price: Adults 60 DKK, Children under 18 years of age have free entry. The price includes free admission to exhibitions in the Rotunda.
Tickets: Can be purchased here or at the shop in The Black Diamond

Private

The Library tour
The tour takes place in our more recent building, The Black Diamond, and in the old part of the library; the Holm and Hansen buildings. You can learn about the architecture, history, cultural activities and work of the library.
Duration: 1 hour

The Diamond tour
The tour takes place in The Black Diamond, the library’s spectacular extension from 1999. 
Duration: 30 minutes

Language: Danish or English
Max: 25 persons per group and no more than 3 groups at a time
Price:
Monday-Friday until 5 p.m.: 975 DKK
Monday-Friday after 5 p.m. and Saturdays: 1,325 DKK
The price includes free admission to exhibitions in the Rotunda.

Booking

kb@kb.dk
Please order 4-6 weeks in advance

 

Victor Albecks Vej, Aarhus

Public

Open Book Tower takes place annually in June.

During the tour, you can hear about the history of the library and the collections, architecture and study environment and enjoy the view from the tower.

Language: Danish or English
Duration: 45 minutes

Private

During the tour, you can hear about the history of the library and the collections, architecture and study environment and enjoy the view from the book tower.

You can also combine the visit with lunch or coffee/tea and cake from the library canteen.

Language: Danish or English
Duration: 1,5 hour
Price: 1,000 DKK
Number of participants: Max. 30 persons per group

Booking

kb@kb.dk
Please order 4-6 weeks in advance