Delve into 700  years of art and art history. Experience art ranging from the early Renaissance to the cutting-edge contemporary.

Free admission to the museum's permanent exhibitions, Danish and Nordic Art, European Art, Danish and International Art, and French Art

Free admission to the children's exhibition What makes a home?

There is admission to selected exhibitions.

Admission to What's Happening?

If you buy a ticket to What's Happening, you get free admission to the exhibition Might and Glory – Albretch Dürer in the Emperor's Service.

Adults: 110 DKK
Youth under 27 years: 85 DKK
Children and youth under 18 years: Free
Visitors with the SMK Annual Pass: Free
Group discount: 10 people or more: 100 DKK


Admission to

Might and Glory. Dürer in the Emperor's Service

Read about the exhibition

55 DKK
Youth under 27 years: 45 DKK
Children and youth under 18 years: Free
Group discount: 10 people or more: 50 DKK

1 ticket – 6 museums

With the new ticket to the Park Museums you can experience Denmark’s most extensive art- and cultural heritage.

The ticket includes access to each of the six park museums in Copenhagen as well as a special exhibition at SMK, a cinema ticket to Cinemateket and 10% discount on publications at David’s Samling.

You can purchase the new ticket at the Information at SMK for 195 DKK. The ticket is valid for one year from the date of purchase.


Den Hirschsprungske Samling, Statens Naturhistoriske Museum, Rosenborg Slot og SMK samt en biografbillet til Cinematekets ordinære forestillinger og 10% rabat på publikationer i Davids Samling.

Opening hours

Tuesdays-sundays 10.00-17.00
Wednesdays 10.00-20.00 
Mondays closed

Special opening days
25 May 2015
14 October 2015

24 December 2015
25 December 2015
31 December 2015
1 January 2016

Cloak room
There are cloakroom lockers free of charge at the Museum in the basement below the Front Hall and The Information.

Getting here


There are cloakroom lockers at the Museum in the basement below the Front Hall and The Information.


Dining at the Gallery

Enjoy a successful mixture of fine food, art, and Danish design.


Concerts, guided tours and SMK Fridays.

Children and families

Children and families

Workshops for children, children's exhibition and The Sketching Room

SMK's publications

The Museum's bookshop

Browse for an inspiring selection of Danish and international art books and design objects.