Visit the Museum of Copenhagen (Local History Museum)

Exterior of Museum of Copenhagen

The K√łbenhavns Museum is the local history museum of Copenhagen. It is a small museum but fun to visit. The Museum of Copenhagen (K√łbenhavns Museum) covers the history of the city from prehistoric times to the present. It reopened in 2020 with a modern, well-presented exhibition that is easy to follow and a good introduction … Read more

Visit Frederiksborg Slot Castle near Copenhagen in Denmark

Frederiksborg Slot near Copenhagen in Denmark

Frederiksborg Slot is the largest Renaissance castle in Scandinavia and has the Museum of National History of Denmark ‚Äď a popular day-trip from Copenhagen Frederiksborg Castle is home to the vast Museum of National History (Det Nationalhistoriske Museum). The rooms of this former royal palace are filled with portraits, history paintings, furniture, and decorative art … Read more

Visit the National Museum of Archaeology in Naples, Italy

Aphrodite Callipygos National Museum of Archaeology in Naples 1312

Art treasures from the Pompeii and Herculaneum excavations, including the best mosaics and frescoes, and the giant Farnese sculptures from ancient Rome are the top highlights in the magnificent National Museum of Archaeology in Naples, Italy. The National Museum of Archaeology in Naples (Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli) is one of the world‚Äôs greatest museums … Read more

Visit the Free Local History Museum in Schwäbisch Hall

Bemalten Schuetzenscheiben in the Hällisch-Fränkisches Museum in Schwäbisch Hall

The H√§llisch-Fr√§nkisches Museum in Schw√§bisch Hall in southern Germany is a free and fun local history museum to visit. Schw√§bisch Hall is a picture-perfect German town in Baden-W√ľrttemberg complete with many half-timbered houses, a large Gothic church in front of a market square with cafes, a modern art museum, and a river flowing through it. … Read more