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

Contact Information

Strandgade 102, 1st floor, 1401 Copenhagen K

Opening Hours
Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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 and M3 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.

Arktisk Institut i Strandgade

Strandgade 102, 1. sal
DK-1401 København K

Opening Hours:

Monday - Friday 9:00-16:00

Bent Nielsen, Ph.D., director
Phone: +45 32 31 50 50