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Tivoli Gardens Classic Carousel
Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen, Denmark – a combination of rides, entertainment, restaurants, shopping, and natural beauty – has drawn lovers and others since 1843.
After the rides, the most popular attractions at Tivoli Gardens are its Concert Hall, which hosts everything from classical music to ballets to visiting performers; Tivoli Aquarium, which is Europe's longest saltwater aquarium; and the magnificent rose garden.
Tivoli Gardens is open from mid-April through mid-September, seven days a week. It is also open for a few days around Halloween and weeks in November and December. The best time to visit is during the long northern summers that peak between late June and mid-August. Then the park stays open until midnight during the week and slightly later on weekends.
At night Tivoli Gardens is particularly magical, its enchantments illuminated and reflected in waterscapes.Continue to 2 of 12 below.
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Tivoli Gardens Star Flyer and Golden Tower
The rides are one of the main attractions in Tivoli Gardens. Two of the most exciting ones are the Star Flyer red roller coast and the Golden Tower. The latter lifts riders vertically in a whoosh and then precipitously drops them, repeating the process several times.Continue to 3 of 12 below.
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Tivoli Gardens Dragon Boats
Considered a ride, the dragon boats at Tivoli Gardens are available from 11:30 a.m. on. Visitors can purchase single ride tickets, multi-ride tickets, and season passes. Most rides require one to three tickets.Continue to 4 of 12 below.
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Tivoli Gardens Games of Chance
Like fairs and festivals the world over, Tivoli Gardens has an area where visitors can try their luck at games of chance.Continue to 5 of 12 below.
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Tivoli Gardens Rose Garden
Stop and smell the roses! Resplendent in summer, the roses at Tivoli Gardens bloom in red, white, yellow, and pink. Elsewhere throughout the park, orange trees and other fragrant and colorful foliage add to the loveliness of the setting.Continue to 6 of 12 below.
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Tivoli Gardens Open-Air Stage
Every Friday night in summer, starting at 10 p.m., the Open-Air Stage presents Danish rock and popular music acts. International performers tread the boards as well.Continue to 7 of 12 below.
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Tivoli Gardens Concert Hall
The Tivoli Gardens Concert Hall hosts everything from classical music to ballets to visiting performers such as k.d.lang.Continue to 8 of 12 below.
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Tivoli Gardens Dragon
This menacing black dragon guards the entrance to Tivoli Gardens opposite Glyptoteket, which is across the park from the main Central station entrance.Continue to 9 of 12 below.
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Tivoli Gardens Chinese Restaurant
This pagoda-style structure is one of the more than forty restaurants in Tivoli Gardens.Continue to 10 of 12 below.
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Tivoli Gardens Stone Guard
Although Tivoli Gardens maintains a security force, this fierce-looking concrete statue outside the Chinese restaurant also serves to deter ne'er-do-wells.Continue to 11 of 12 below.
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Tivoli Gardens El Toro
Tests of strength and other challenges dot Tivoli Gardens.Continue to 12 of 12 below.
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Tivoli Gardens Shopping
There are seven shops in Tivoli Gardens. Some are dedicated to selling just balloons, or candy, or teddy bears. This store specializes in Scandinavian giftware.