Christian X Monument

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  • Address: Bredgade 33, 1260 København K (Copenhagen), Denmark
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 00:15 Mins
  • Tags: Monument, Statue
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Located on Sankt Annæ Plads public square, the Christian X Statuen depicts the King on a horseback and facing North. Christian X added a lot to the progress of Copenhagen especially during the Second World War. He also received a birthday wish from Hitler to which the King replied a simple “My best thanks, Chr Rex”. The minimal reply enraged Hitler.

As a ruler he was often seen taking rides around Copenhagen on his horse without any security. When others questioned his bold moves he replied that the whole of Denmark was his bodyguard. The King had a fabulous personality and was 6.5 feet tall and his quote of “My God, my country, my honour” is something that stayed with the people even after his death. In 1947, Christian X died after falling off his horse and Denmark lost one their finest rulers ever.

Today, the bronze statue celebrates his life and all that he has done for his Kingdom and with the surrounding historic buildings, the statue does offer a fabulous place to take photos.

How to Reach Christian X Monument

  • By Train: Norreport (2.3 kilometers away)
  • By Metro/ Subway: Kongens Nytorv
  • By Bus: Amalienborg (Bredgade)
  • By Taxi
  • By renting a Bicycle.

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  • Christian X Monument Address: Bredgade 33, 1260 København K (Copenhagen), Denmark
  • Christian X Monument Timing: 24-hrs
  • Time required to visit Christian X Monument: 00:15 Mins
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  • 0.12% of people who visit Copenhagen include Christian X Monument in their plan

  • 57.14% of people start their Christian X Monument visit around 11 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Christian X Monument

Monday, Tuesday and Friday

83.33% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Christian X Monument

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