Danish Architecture Center is closed until further notice to reduce the risk of coronavirus infection at the request of the Danish authorities. Stay tuned for updates.
All tours and events are cancelled. But we have lots of digital content free-of-charge available for you. Check out our podcasts (in English), download our free app with lots of guides to Copenhagen or explore the amazing BIG exhibition FORMGIVING in a virtual version.
We look forward to welcoming you again!
Welcome to Danish Architecture Center (DAC) – the meeting place for architecture, design and urban culture in Denmark.
Experience our exhibitions, guided tours, explore DAC Design Shop and relax at DAC Café with magnificent views of Copenhagen.
February 7, – May 10, 2020
Discover a very special city with towers, bridges and squares ruled by kids. Climb, slide, enter an upside-down house and build the city that you dream of.
Vester Voldgade 131, 1552 København, Danmark
It’s easy to get to DAC on foot from anywhere in Copenhagen. For instance, we are just 10 minutes from Copenhagen City Hall Square and 15-20 minutes from both Copenhagen Central Station and the Metro.
From the airport
The trip from Copenhagen Airport takes about 20 minutes by car and 30 minutes with public transportation.
Take M3 Metro line either to Gammel Strand or to Rådhuspladsen Station. 10 min. walk from both stations.
From Gammel Strand station go west at Gammel Strand, continue down Nybrogade and take a left turn at Frederiksholms Kanal (along the water).
From Rådhuspladsen station go south at Vester Voldgade.
By harbor bus
With the harbor bus or harbor tour boat, get off at the Royal Danish Library.
By harbour bus, get off at the Royal Danish Library.
By sightseeingboat, get off at DAC / BLOX.
Take bus lines 37, 31, 23 and 2A to Stormgade (5 min. walk), line 5C and 68 to Otto Mønsteds Plads (2 min. walk) or line 26 to the Royal Danish Library (2 min. walk). By sightseeing bus, get off at the Royal Danish Library.
If you’re coming by car, you can park in BLOX’s fully automatic paid parking garage with 350 parking spaces. The entrance is on Vester Voldgade. See more here.
If you’re coming by bike, you can use BLOX’s underground bicycle parking. You can access the bicycle parking from Bryghuspladsen via both an elevator and stairs.
Access to and inside the building
From Bryghuspladsen there are stairs and an elevator down to the main entrance at the DAC Passage. You will enter into the building’s welcome area via a revolving door. At the cloakroom in the far left-hand corner, you can access every DAC level, by elevator or via the Main Stairs.
- People with difficulty walking should access the building from Bryghuspladsen.
- Guiding lines in the surrounding area will guide you to BLOX.
- Elevators ensure level access to and inside the building.
- The speed of the revolving door can be slowed as needed by pressing a visible button.
- There are accessible restrooms in DAC Design Shop on Level -2, Educatorium on Level 1, The Hall on Level 2 and DAC Café on Level 3.
- Family-friendly café with changing tables in the restrooms.
Access to DAC Café
Access to DAC Design Shop
Food and drinks
Buying your tickets
You can visit DAC with a Copenhagen Card. This card makes it easy for you to visit attractions and use public transport without having to worry about tickets and prices.
Read more about Copenhagen Card here.