LIBRARIES – borrow books for free
At the libraries everyone can borrow books, music, movies, games and much more
– all for free. Usually for one month.
It is possible to borrow materials in many different languages. Moreover, the libraries
offer reading facilities with newspapers, the use of computers with internet access and
help with literature searches. Furthermore there are different activities like kids events.
Further information: https://bibliotek.kk.dk/temaer/copenhagen-libraries-english
CULTURAL CENTERS – get involved in local culture
The culture centers in Copenhagen offer a wealth of activities such as: dance, theater,
playing session for children, concerts, open workshops. In addition the cultural centers
organize cultural shows and rent out facilities to various events.
Further information: http://international.kk.dk/artikel/what-are-local-culture-houses
VISIT A MUSEUM
Copenhagen has a wealth of different museums displaying both traditional and contemporary
art. Be sure to visit Thorvaldsens Museum and Nikolaj Contemporary Art Center.
For information on the City´s ancient and varied history, you have the opportunity of visiting
The Copenhagen City Museum or The City Archives.
Further information: http://www.copenhagen.dk/en/ · http://www.nikolajkunsthal.dk/en
http://www.thorvaldsensmuseum.dk/en · http://www.kbharkiv.dk/ ·
SPORTS FACILITIES AND SWIMMING POOLS – Sport in many ways
There is a wide choice of indoor and outdoor sports facilities in Copenhagen. What about
taking a swim in the harbor pool? Many residents are joined in sports clubs and associations,
and there are always new forms of exercise to try out.
Further information: http://international.kk.dk/artikel/which-sports-can-i-do-copenhagen
In Copenhagen you can engage in civil society by volunteering. As a volunteer you can
both help initiate new activities or take part in the many activities already going on around
Through volunteering you will get in contact with many different people and thus create a
network among other citizens in your area.
You can become a member of CPH Volunteers – the volunteers squad in Copenhagen.