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Getting to ARKEN


Arriving by car
Arriving by car from Copenhagen you should follow the E20 and take exit 26 to Ishøj. Turn left towards the sea on the main road no. 243. After five minutes of driving you will arrive at ARKEN.


Arriving by car from southern and north-western Zealand you should follow the O4 ring road and take exit 6 to Ishøj. Then turn right, and after a few minutes of driving ARKEN will show up.


Drivers can park just outside ARKEN on one of the 500 free parking spaces.


Arriving by train and bus
It takes no more than 25 minutes to get to ARKEN from Copenhagen Central Station. Take the S-train lines A or E to Ishøj Station. Departing from the Station, bus 128 runs directly to the museum.


Save money if you cross Storebæltsbroen
If you buy your outbound ticket for the Storebæltsbro at ARKEN you will get 40% off. Just show us your inbound ticket for your way to Zealand. We will also give you 20% off the entrance fee to the Museum.


The beach


In the summertime you can combine a visit to ARKEN with a trip to the beach. Just around the corner you will find the beautiful beach, Ishøj Strand.


Opening hours

Tuesday-Sunday 10-17
Wednesday 10-21
Monday closed

Entrance fee

Adults DKK 95
Students DKK 75
Children (0-17 yr) free
Groups (min. 10) DKK 80
CLUB ARKEN (members) free


ARKEN - Museum of Modern Art

Skovvej 100

2635 Ishøj

Tel: 43540222

Guided tours

Free guided tours for ARKEN's guests.

Wednesdays 19.30.

Sundays 13.30.

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ARKEN offers many activities for children and young people.

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Acces at ARKEN

ARKEN's architecture allows for full acces for handicaped people.

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Rules concerning photography, food etc..

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Ekstra open

Monday 10-17 in the weeks 7, 8 and 42
Easter Monday, Whit Monday and Boxing Day 10-17

Closed 2008

24 and 25 December.

31 December and 1 January

DK-2635 Ishøj
Tel: (+45) 43 54 02 22
Skovvej 100
Opening hours
Tuesday-Sunday: 10-17
Wednesday: 10-21
Monday: Closed
Admission fees
Adults: 50 kr.
Groups: 50 kr.
Pensioniers: 50 kr.
Students: 50 kr.
Children under 18: Free