Who We Are
Being the first China Cultural Center in the Nordic Region, our center is dedicated to promoting the understanding and appreciation of Chinese culture to the local people through cultural events and activities, with a purpose of continuously foster mutual understanding and strengthen existing friendship between China and Denmark. Our mission: quality, friendship, partnership and accessibility. The cultural center is located on H.C. Andersens Boulevard in the center of Copenhagen, the capital of Denmark. It was the former site for the Royal Danish Academy of Music. The cultural center is adjacent to the city’s landmarks and famous buildings such as the Copenhagen City Hall, Tivoli Gardens and Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.
The building of the cultural center has an indoor area of 2434 square meters with a multifunctional hall, exhibition hall, library, room for Chinese tea culture, multiple classrooms for teachings and other facilities. The China Cultural Center in Copenhagen was jointly inaugurated by Comrade Liu Yunshan, the former member of Politburo Standing Committee of the Chinese Communist Party, and Marianne Jelved, the former Minister of Culture of Denmark, on June 11, 2014.
What We Do
We host a variety of cultural events such as exhibitions, performances, seminars, panel discussion, film screenings etc. on a regular basis. We offer short-term courses such as language classes, martial art and taichi workshops as well as traditional Chinese painting and Chinese instrument courses etc. We house a library to provide easy accessibility to the general public and to create a friendly environment for the learning of Chinese culture.
The exhibition hall of cultural center can be used for painting and calligraphy lessons, photography exhibitions and similar events. The multi-function hall can host such events as performances, lectures, press conferences and film screenings. The training area are dedicated for teaching of calligraphy, painting, music, dance and the Chinese martial art. Additionally, there is a tea art section which can be utilized for tea art training classes and displays.
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To enlighten and entertain through quality contemporary and traditional Chinese cultural content in order to strengthen bonds between China and other countries with mutual respect and ongoing partnerships.