The Roof Terrace

Enjoy the sun and the beautiful view of Copenhagen on the roof terrace of the Glyptotek.

The roof terrace is open Tuesday to Sunday 10 am to 4.30 pm. In case of bad weather and during events, the roof terrace will be closed for safety reasons.

Pop-up café at the roof terrace

All summer, you can visit Picnic’s pop-up café on the roof terrace. Enjoy cold drinks, snacks, coffee and cake while enjoying the view of the city towers.

Opening hours:
Every Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm in June
From 1 July, Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm up to and including 28 August.

See the menu here.

Thursday on the Roof

Every Thursday throughout the summer you can try out the best Thursday bar in Copenhagen.

The setting is laid-back, and we encourage you to mingle with the other guests.

Every Thursday 2 June – 25 August at 5.30 pm
30 June at 5.30 pm: TOUR DAY on the Roof (a celebration of the Tour de France)

Purchase tickets to Thursday on the Roof here.


You can access the roof terrace by stairs or lift. Please note that there are another ten steps up to the terrace after the lift.

Discover the architecture guide in the Glyptotek’s app, where you among other things can read about the works that crown the top of museum.

Special Exhibition

Experience the special exhibition about the French artist, Suzanne Valadon, who defied the odds to become a successful painter.

Season Tickets

Admission for a whole year to The Glyptotek's fantastic collection, the many special exhibitions, events and the relaxing Winter Garden.


See the exciting activities and events, The Glyptotek has to offer. Please note, the events in Danish will not be presented here. Go to the Danish version of the homepage to see all events.