Documentation and dissemination of the history of Denmark in Greenland and the Arctic


Strandgade 102, 1st floor, 1401 Copenhagen K.

Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday: from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday: from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Notice: Remember a mask. Users to the archives must make an appointment beforehand. Contact archival manager at / +45 3231 5055.

Managing Director, Bent Nielsen,, phone +45 3231 5050

How to get to the Danish Arctic Institute

By Bus: Bus no. 2A, 31 and 37 all run along Torvegade. Strandgade (where the Institute is located at the far end at Strandgade 102) is a street leading into Torvegade – right next to Knippelsbro, and The Foreign Ministry. See travel plan on:

By Metro: The Metro station Christianshavns St. (M1 and M2 lines), from here a 10 minute walk to the Institute. Or the Metro Station Kongens Nytorv (M1, M2, M3 and M4 lines), from here a 10 minute walk via the bridge Inderhavnsbroen

By Car: Parking facilities at the parking place overlooking Christianshavns Canal. Parking ticket free when contacting the Danish Arctic Institute.

Strandgade 102, 1. sal
DK-1401 København K

Opening Hours:

Monday - Thursday 9:00-16:00, Friday 9:00-15.00

We recommend that you contact us and makes an appointment before visiting

Bent Nielsen, Ph.D., director

+45 32 31 50 50