Winter Holidays at the Museum

From February 10 to February 13, 2014 there will be holiday activities at the museum. You can join our guided tours or get creative in our drawing workshop for families and experiment with different drawing techniques.


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The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives

The sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen’s archive has been published in a large digital documentation centre on the internet.

At Thorvaldsens Museum are more than 8000 documents from, to and about Thorvaldsen. Here you meet Thorvaldsen’s family, friends, European princes, noblemen, artists and customers, who had a connection to the best known Danish artist of the period.

The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives is the main source of our knowledge about Thorvaldsen’s life and work. And now all those interested in Thorvaldsen can get close to the sculptor on the internet and read his diary entries, correspondences with fellow artists and love letters.

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The Archives

The Thorvaldsens Museum Archives is a priceless source of knowledge about both daily life and art in the world famous sculptor’s life. Here you can read everything from love letters, diary entries and business letters to homage poems.