Hold a lavish event for your business right up close to the art of millennia. The Glyptotek’s rooms can act as the setting for elegant gala dinners, award presentations and receptions of up to 500 guests.

After just a few minutes walk from Copenhagen Central Station you can pause for breath in the green oasis of the Winter Garden which will welcome your company in one of the city’s most beautiful cultural historical buildings. A visit to the Glyptotek’s collections can serve as an exclusive break, and we are always happy to provide specially tailored guided tours or talks, which can be integrated in your event.

Read more about our facilities and contact us at arrangement@glyptoteket.dk for a non-obligatory estimate. Specify the projected number of your guests, the dates you require and the time-frame as well as a brief description of the arrangement.

Please note that it is not possible to hold private arrangements such as weddings as well as commercial events such as product launches and fashion shows in the Glyptotek.

Read our FAQ business and dinners at the Glyptotek

Central Hall

The Central Hall is the centre of the Glyptotek with its unique mosaic floor surrounded by antique columns and sculptures. The room forms a setting for the very finest gala banquets and award shows.

Practical info

Max capacity:

  • Circular tables: 200 pers.
  • Long tables: 250 pers.
  • Standing reception: 300 pers.
  • Chairs in rows: 500 pers.

Dinners in the Central Hall take place after the museum closes from 5.30 p.m. to, at the latest, 12.00 midnight.

Please notice that on Thursdays the museum is open until 9.00 p.m.

Contact us at arrangement@glyptoteket.dk for a non-obligatory estimate.

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Winter Garden

Invite your guests for cocktails and snacks between the palms and exotic greenery in the Winter Garden. Under the garden’s iconic dome there is space for elevated thought and the garden functions perfectly for networking receptions as an introduction or a conclusion to a gala dinner or reception.

Practical info

Max capacity:

  • Reception: 450 pers.
  • Standing buffet: 450 pers.

The Winter Garden can be used in connection with the Central Hall and form the setting for receptions of up to 500 people.

Events in the Winter Garden take place after the museum closes from 5.30 p.m. to, at the latest, 12.00 midnight.

Please notice that on Thursdays the museum is open until 9.00 p.m.

Contact us at arrangement@glyptoteket.dk for a non-obligatory estimate.

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Café

Looking out over the Winter Garden the museum café, Picnic, is a setting for more intimate dining at circular or long tables.

Capacity: 50 pers. max: 60 pers.

Events in the Café take place after the museum closes from 5.30 p.m. to, at the latest, 12.00 midnight.

Please notice that on Thursdays the museum is open until 9.00 p.m.

Contact us at arrangement@glyptoteket.dk for a non-obligatory estimate.

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The roof terrace

The roof terrace of the Glyptotek offers the best view of Copenhagen. The terrace can be used for receptions, as an introductory or concluding element of a gala dinner or reception.

Practical info

Max capacity: 140 pers.

Events on the roof terrace take place after the museum closes from 5.30 p.m. to, at the latest, 12.00 midnight.

Please notice that on Thursdays the museum is open until 9.00 p.m.

Contact us at arrangement@glyptoteket.dk for a non-obligatory estimate.

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Catering

An essential part of an unforgettable arrangement is, of course, a gastronomic experience of the highest order. The Glyptotek’s regular partners in this field, Picnic by Lasse Askov and Babette, are ready with fresh produce of the season to indulge your guests with culinary experiences, all created to suit your tastes.

We make sure to put you in contact with the right restaurateur for your arrangement.

Picnic by Lasse Askov

Lasse Askov offers modern, innovative catering made from the very best produce. He and his staff have more than 15 years experience with arrangements and guests. Formerly he graced the Copenhagen restaurant scene and was awarded a Michelin star in 2009 at the restaurant Kokkeriet. Since 2017 he has been in charge of Picnic at the Glyptotek.

The menus are an inspiration and they change according to the season. Lasse Askov will guide you to the culinary experience which is just right for you.

Menu suggestion – standing reception

Menu suggestion – dinner events Central Hall

Menu suggestion – dinner events Café

Babette

For more than 25 years, Babette has been a trusted culinary partner of The Glyptotek. Since the 90’s in collaboration with Vivi Schou and Henrik Pedersen, from the renowned and acclaimed Restaurant Babette in Vordingborg, until their retirement in 2019, and since then in partnership with Morten Falk and Christian Wellendorf, continuing and renewing the legacy of Babette, as a luxury catering business based in Copenhagen.

Find inspiration for your event in the sample menu below, from a previous dinner at The Glyptotek. All events are tailored by Babette in collaboration with the clients, to provide seasonality and to suit requests and budget.

Menu suggestion – dinner in the Central Hall

Catering på Glyptoteket  - menu
Catering på Glyptoteket - menu
Catering på Glyptoteket - menu

Guided tour

We also offer the option of private guided tours when you book your event at the Glyptotek.

You can also begin your dinner or reception with a short introduction of the museum or one of the exhibitions. The introduction will be given by one of our many experts.
Read more about private tours here.

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Exhibitions

The Glyptotek's exhibitions present artworks and cultural-historical objects.

Café

Enjoy delicious dishes, snacks, and cakes at the museum café Picnic overlooking the beautiful Winter Garden.

Calendar

See what's happening at the Glyptotek.