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Danish National Museum - Main Branch - Copenhagen - Denmark - European Tourist Guide - euro-t-guide.com
The Danish National Museum - Main Branch is located right at the centre of Copenhagen - right between the Parliament (Christiansborg) and Tivoli. This rather large museum contains a lot of collections that show the Danish history from the Stone Age, via the Viking Age and Middle Ages right up to modern days. So from this museum you can get a good overview of the history of the Danes. The museum also include larger sections of antique finds from ancient Europe and Egypt.
   
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Some of the Bronze age lurs displayed at the main branch of the Danish National Museum. The lur is a are musical instruments, but today many associate them with butter - due to the famous Danish butter brand called "Lurpak", which use the lur as a part of their logo and their name.

Some of the Bronze age lurs displayed at the main branch of the Danish National Museum. The lur is a are musical instruments, but today many associate them with butter - due to the famous Danish butter brand called "Lurpak", which use the lur as a part of their logo and their name.
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One of the many beautiful drinking horns displayed at the main branch of the Danish National Museum.

One of the many beautiful drinking horns displayed at the main branch of the Danish National Museum.
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A small part of the ancient European collection at the main branch of the Danish National Museum.

A small part of the ancient European collection at the main branch of the Danish National Museum.
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Some of the many classic toy cars displayed as a part of the toys collection at the main branch of the Danish National Museum.

Some of the many classic toy cars displayed as a part of the toys collection at the main branch of the Danish National Museum.
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Stone Age tools made out of bone displayed at the main branch of the Danish National Museum.

Stone Age tools made out of bone displayed at the main branch of the Danish National Museum.
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Ancient Greek pottery is also a part of the ancient European collection at the main branch of the Danish National Museum.

Ancient Greek pottery is also a part of the ancient European collection at the main branch of the Danish National Museum.
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