Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
The Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
is an art museum
. The collection is built around the personal collection of Carlsberg Beer
founder, Carl Jacobsen
(1842-1914). The museum houses an eclectic mix of antique sculptures
paintings, Danish art, and various other styles. The Etruscan
collection is one of the most extensive outside Italy
Works by impressionists such as Monet, Pissarro, Renoir, Degas, CÚzanne are all found in the museum. Post-impressionists such as van Gogh, Toulouse-Lautrec and Bonnard are also represented.
The building housing the collections is often praised in its own right for its elegance, including a sub-tropical winter garden at its centre. It is located across the street from the famous Tivoli Gardens at Dantes Plads 7, 1556 K°benhavn V.