The University of Copenhagen has a rich history that dates to 1479. Today, researchers at the University are working on solutions that address the challenges the world is facing. Visit the old library building in the heart of Copenhagen. Feel the magic in the beautiful hall and learn from the posters about the University's history, research and legendary personalities. You can also visit the shop and get a guided tour of the old University Quarter.
Visit the University's Library Building in Copenhagen
Adresse: Fiolstræde 1, 1171 Copenhagen K
In the shop, you will find UCPH merchandise such as T-shirts, mugs, postcards, tote bags, notebooks, pens and much more.
You can buy beautiful postcards with original drawings by Johan Daniel Herholdt, the architect of the building, as well as books about art, science and history in relation to the University.
The shop is open during the library’s opening hours, and to visit the shop you need not pay the entrance fee.
You can also buy UCPH merchandise online right here.
Duration approx. 25 minutes. Free with the purchase of entrance. Maximum 25 people per guided tour, “first come, first served”.
The Library Building was opened in 1861 and functioned as a library until 2009.
Read about the history of the building.