Best cemeteries in Copenhagen

Check out the top cemeteries in Copenhagen, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Jægersborggade
1. Jægersborggade
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278 local reviews
Jægersborggade, København N
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Samy
Lot's of small shops, eateries, wine bar in the street. For a Nordic gourmet treat try visiting Relæ, or simpl…
Peter
An very interesting and hip urban street with a variety of good trendy cafes, restaurants, and designer shops…
Bitten
Meyers bakery for the best bread. On Jægerborggade you can also find small designer shops, art galleries, a mi…
1. Jægersborggade
1. Jægersborggade
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278 local reviews
Jægersborggade, København N
Samy
Samy
Lot's of small shops, eateries, wine bar in the street. For a Nordic gourmet treat try visiting Relæ, or simply pick up a coffee to go and t…
Peter
Peter
An very interesting and hip urban street with a variety of good trendy cafes, restaurants, and designer shops. Highly recommended. Also do v…
Bitten
Bitten
Meyers bakery for the best bread. On Jægerborggade you can also find small designer shops, art galleries, a michelin star restaurant, record…
2. Assistens Cemetery
2. Assistens Cemetery
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377 local reviews
4 Kapelvej, Helligkors
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+45 35 37 19 17
CemeteryPoint of interestEstablishment
Mathias
For more than 250 years, the people of Copenhagen have buried their dead - known and unknown - at Assistens Ki…
Trine
The Assistens Cemetery is the burial site of a large number of Danish notables as well as an important greensp…
Louise
Burial ground, green oasis, cultural treasury. Welcome to Denmark's best known cemetery, Assistens in Copenhag…
2. Assistens Cemetery
2. Assistens Cemetery
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377 local reviews
4 Kapelvej, Helligkors
Open · Closes 10:00 PM
+45 35 37 19 17
Mathias
Mathias
For more than 250 years, the people of Copenhagen have buried their dead - known and unknown - at Assistens Kirkegård cemetery. Today the ce…
Trine
Trine
The Assistens Cemetery is the burial site of a large number of Danish notables as well as an important greenspace in the Nørrebro district. …
Louise
Louise
Burial ground, green oasis, cultural treasury. Welcome to Denmark's best known cemetery, Assistens in Copenhagen, the final resting place of…
3. The Coffee Collective Jægersborggade
3. The Coffee Collective Jægersborggade
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116 local reviews
57 Jægersborggade, København N
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+45 60 15 15 25
CafeStoreRestaurant
Kræsten And Sarah
Very good coffee, perfect to bring on a stroll in the nearby Assistens cemetery where you can find H.C. Anders…
Thomas
Luxuriously good coffee on another one of Nørrebro's cosy streets, Jægersborggade. You can get there via Assis…
Mette
The widely agreed-upon best coffee place in Nørrebro, an area obsessed with coffee. Coffee Collective trade di…
3. The Coffee Collective Jægersborggade
3. The Coffee Collective Jægersborggade
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116 local reviews
57 Jægersborggade, København N
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+45 60 15 15 25
Kræsten And Sarah
Kræsten And Sarah
Very good coffee, perfect to bring on a stroll in the nearby Assistens cemetery where you can find H.C. Andersens grave
Thomas
Thomas
Luxuriously good coffee on another one of Nørrebro's cosy streets, Jægersborggade. You can get there via Assistens Kirkegård, a cemetery fam…
Mette
Mette
The widely agreed-upon best coffee place in Nørrebro, an area obsessed with coffee. Coffee Collective trade directly with the coffee produce…
4. Holmens Cemetery
4. Holmens Cemetery
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5 local reviews
Holmens Cemetery, Copenhagen
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
22 22 71 80
Funeral homeEstablishment
Sanne
Take a walk through the cemetery
Vinni
Beautiful cemetery. Great for a stroll.
Christian
Nice cemetery with Scandinavian flora. Nice and quiet place
4. Holmens Cemetery
4. Holmens Cemetery
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5 local reviews
Holmens Cemetery, Copenhagen
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
22 22 71 80
Sanne
Sanne
Take a walk through the cemetery
Vinni
Vinni
Beautiful cemetery. Great for a stroll.
Christian
Christian
Nice cemetery with Scandinavian flora. Nice and quiet place
5. Hans Christian Andersen, Cemetary Memorial
5. Hans Christian Andersen, Cemetary Memorial
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3 local reviews
Hans Christian Andersen, Cemetary Memorial, Copenhagen
Establishment
Martin
This is where the danish writer H. C. Andersen i buried. Søren Kirkegaard and Niels Bohr is also buried at th…
Jakob
This cemetery is a beautiful place for a walk. And yes - people really do use it for both sun bathing and picn…
Jakob
This cemetery is a beautiful place for a walk. And yes - people really do use it for both sun bathing and picn…
5. Hans Christian Andersen, Cemetary Memorial
5. Hans Christian Andersen, Cemetary Memorial
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3 local reviews
Hans Christian Andersen, Cemetary Memorial, Copenhagen
Martin
Martin
This is where the danish writer H. C. Andersen i buried. Søren Kirkegaard and Niels Bohr is also buried at this cemetery.
Jakob
Jakob
This cemetery is a beautiful place for a walk. And yes - people really do use it for both sun bathing and picnic! You can also find H.C. And…
Jakob
Jakob
This cemetery is a beautiful place for a walk. And yes - people really do use it for both sun bathing and picnic! You can also find H.C. And…
6. Mosaisk Kirkegård
6. Mosaisk Kirkegård
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9 local reviews
Mosaisk Kirkegård, Copenhagen
Establishment
David
Atmospheric old Jewish cemetery. Open to the public on Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursday fr…
Emma
Old jewish cemetery, with an unexpected nature scene. It's not always open, but if you walk by and the gate is…
Sara
If you happen to pass by a day where the Mosaic cemetery it's open, go in and experience an old pocket in the …
6. Mosaisk Kirkegård
6. Mosaisk Kirkegård
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9 local reviews
Mosaisk Kirkegård, Copenhagen
David
David
Atmospheric old Jewish cemetery. Open to the public on Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursday from April 1 to September 29.
Emma
Emma
Old jewish cemetery, with an unexpected nature scene. It's not always open, but if you walk by and the gate is open, take a look inside! It'…
Sara
Sara
If you happen to pass by a day where the Mosaic cemetery it's open, go in and experience an old pocket in the city filled with calm, memorie…
7. Garnison Cemetry
7. Garnison Cemetry
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3 local reviews
Garnison Cemetry, Copenhagen
35 42 79 51
CemeteryPlace of worshipEstablishment
Vinni
Another picturesque cemetery - this one placed between the American and Russian embassies.
Christian
Nice cemetery with Scandinavian flora. Nice and quiet place
Christian
Nice cemetery with Scandinavian flora. Nice and quiet place
7. Garnison Cemetry
7. Garnison Cemetry
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3 local reviews
Garnison Cemetry, Copenhagen
35 42 79 51
Vinni
Vinni
Another picturesque cemetery - this one placed between the American and Russian embassies.
Christian
Christian
Nice cemetery with Scandinavian flora. Nice and quiet place
Christian
Christian
Nice cemetery with Scandinavian flora. Nice and quiet place
8. Nørrebro
8. Nørrebro
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26 local reviews
Nørrebro, Nørrebro
Sublocality level 2SublocalityPolitical
Jep
Nørrebro North of Frederiksberg lies Nørrebro. This is one of the most multicultural parts of Copenhagen, know…
Anne Mette
If you want to see something a bit different from Central Copenhagen, go to Nørrebro which is probably my favo…
Siri
Kiin Kiin is the only asian restaurant outside off Asia with a Michelin star. That reflects the prices but in …
8. Nørrebro
8. Nørrebro
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26 local reviews
Nørrebro, Nørrebro
Jep
Jep
Nørrebro North of Frederiksberg lies Nørrebro. This is one of the most multicultural parts of Copenhagen, known for Shawarma joints, halal b…
Anne Mette
Anne Mette
If you want to see something a bit different from Central Copenhagen, go to Nørrebro which is probably my favourite neighbourhood. Here you'…
Siri
Siri
Kiin Kiin is the only asian restaurant outside off Asia with a Michelin star. That reflects the prices but in the basement you find Aroiide,…
9. Utterslev Mose
9. Utterslev Mose
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40 local reviews
Utterslev Mose
Natural featureEstablishment
Guillaume
Running around Utterslev quagmire is really idyllic. You can see ducks and other animals around the water. Wal…
Anne
Fairly large park and lake area which you must visit. Go down to the end of Harespringet, take a right at Hors…
Thais
Jogging grounds and for walks
9. Utterslev Mose
9. Utterslev Mose
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40 local reviews
Utterslev Mose
Guillaume
Guillaume
Running around Utterslev quagmire is really idyllic. You can see ducks and other animals around the water. Walk to Orgelbyggervej 14, take t…
Anne
Anne
Fairly large park and lake area which you must visit. Go down to the end of Harespringet, take a right at Horsebakken and go down the first …
Thais
Thais
Jogging grounds and for walks
10. Grundtvigs Kirke
10. Grundtvigs Kirke
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23 local reviews
14B På Bjerget
35 81 54 42
ChurchPlace of worshipEstablishment
Christoffer
A beautiful church built in 1927 in white-yellow bricks. Definitely worth a visit! And while you're there, don…
Jens Juel
Famous danish expressionist church. Go see Bispebjerg Cemetery and Utterslev Mose when you are there.
Bjarke
Denmarks largest church a piece of magnificient masonry - As well the huge cemetery is functioning as a beauti…
10. Grundtvigs Kirke
10. Grundtvigs Kirke
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23 local reviews
14B På Bjerget
35 81 54 42
Christoffer
Christoffer
A beautiful church built in 1927 in white-yellow bricks. Definitely worth a visit! And while you're there, don't miss out on the huge cemete…
Jens Juel
Jens Juel
Famous danish expressionist church. Go see Bispebjerg Cemetery and Utterslev Mose when you are there.
Bjarke
Bjarke
Denmarks largest church a piece of magnificient masonry - As well the huge cemetery is functioning as a beautiful park for strolling.
11. Vestre Cemetery
11. Vestre Cemetery
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27 local reviews
15 Vestre Kirkegårds Allé, København SV
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+45 33 66 91 00
CemeteryPoint of interestEstablishment
Stine
Beautiful cemetery with paths and wide lanes. Many famous people from Denmark/Copenhagen are buried here. Beau…
Prema
Ok, it's a cemetery, but it is still a really beautiful place for a peaceful walk or a leisurely jog. Some peo…
Charlotte
Even though it's a cemetery it doesn't have to be scary. Chester Kirkegård is being held by many brilliant gar…
11. Vestre Cemetery
11. Vestre Cemetery
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27 local reviews
15 Vestre Kirkegårds Allé, København SV
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+45 33 66 91 00
Stine
Stine
Beautiful cemetery with paths and wide lanes. Many famous people from Denmark/Copenhagen are buried here. Beautiful park and a nice green pl…
Prema
Prema
Ok, it's a cemetery, but it is still a really beautiful place for a peaceful walk or a leisurely jog. Some people even picnic there amongst …
Charlotte
Charlotte
Even though it's a cemetery it doesn't have to be scary. Chester Kirkegård is being held by many brilliant gardeners every day and is worth …
12. Bispebjerg Cemetery
12. Bispebjerg Cemetery
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24 local reviews
CemeteryPoint of interestEstablishment
Ida
Bispebjerg cemetery is a really beautyfull place to visit, here you can take a walk or relax in the sun in one…
Jesper
The Bispebjerg Cemetery. Bispebjerg cemetery is extremely beautiful, especially in spring when the many Japa…
Nathalie
Bispebjerg Cemetery is known for their amazing ally surrounded by Cherry Blossom tree's. During Spring, where …
12. Bispebjerg Cemetery
12. Bispebjerg Cemetery
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24 local reviews
Ida
Ida
Bispebjerg cemetery is a really beautyfull place to visit, here you can take a walk or relax in the sun in one of tha many beautifull spots…
Jesper
Jesper
The Bispebjerg Cemetery. Bispebjerg cemetery is extremely beautiful, especially in spring when the many Japanese cherry trees blooms and g…
Nathalie
Nathalie
Bispebjerg Cemetery is known for their amazing ally surrounded by Cherry Blossom tree's. During Spring, where the tree's blossom, it is defi…