The Copenhagen Waterworks was the first waterworks in Denmark and served the community until 1951. It was one of the first buildings to be built outside Copenhagen's old city walls.
1859 · Copenhagen Zoo
The Copenhagen Zoo was founded in 1859 and is one of the oldest zoos in Europe. It was founded by a ornithologist named Niels Kjaebolling and the first animals that were at the opening were eagles, chickens, ducks, owls, rabbits, a fox, a seal and a turtle. The oldest building still is in use as a stable for the yak exibit. It is open everyday from 9:00am to 8:00pm (20:00).
1859 · Hotel Marienlyst
Hotel Marienlyst is a seaside hotel located just north of Kronborg Castle. It takes its name after Marienlyst House, a neighboring former royal summer retreat, which was part of the grounds from its foundation in 1859, until 1896. The Danish national football team stays at the hotel in connection with home matches and training sessions.
1 South German and Austrian: from a pet form of Heiss .2 South German: topographic name meaning ‘little house’, an unrounded form of Häusel, diminutive of Haus .